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The Resource Breaking Murphy's law : how optimists get what they want from life-- and pessimists can too, Suzanne C. Segerstrom

Breaking Murphy's law : how optimists get what they want from life-- and pessimists can too, Suzanne C. Segerstrom

Label
Breaking Murphy's law : how optimists get what they want from life-- and pessimists can too
Title
Breaking Murphy's law
Title remainder
how optimists get what they want from life-- and pessimists can too
Statement of responsibility
Suzanne C. Segerstrom
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Segerstrom, Suzanne C
Dewey number
158
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF698.35.O57
LC item number
S445 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Optimism
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
Label
Breaking Murphy's law : how optimists get what they want from life-- and pessimists can too, Suzanne C. Segerstrom
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: stop trying to be so happy -- Glass half full, glass half empty, or glass that needs to be washed? the optimistic character -- The persistence instinct: optimists and their goals -- Building (and rebuilding) for the future: optimists and their resources -- So happy together: optimists and their relationships -- Mixed blessing: optimists and their health -- Everything good, especially the bad: optimists and their vulnerabilities -- Is an optimist born or made? the optimistic character revisited -- Doing optimism: optimists, pessimists, and their potential for change -- Epilogue: confessions of a reluctant optimist
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 232 pages
Isbn
9781593852092
Lccn
2005035083
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
BK0006670885
Label
Breaking Murphy's law : how optimists get what they want from life-- and pessimists can too, Suzanne C. Segerstrom
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: stop trying to be so happy -- Glass half full, glass half empty, or glass that needs to be washed? the optimistic character -- The persistence instinct: optimists and their goals -- Building (and rebuilding) for the future: optimists and their resources -- So happy together: optimists and their relationships -- Mixed blessing: optimists and their health -- Everything good, especially the bad: optimists and their vulnerabilities -- Is an optimist born or made? the optimistic character revisited -- Doing optimism: optimists, pessimists, and their potential for change -- Epilogue: confessions of a reluctant optimist
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 232 pages
Isbn
9781593852092
Lccn
2005035083
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
BK0006670885

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