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Multicultural Positive Psychology : Cultural Perspectives of the Good Life

Multicultural Positive Psychology : Cultural Perspectives of the Good Life

Multicultural Positive Psychology: Cultural Perspectives of the Good Life
Lisa Y. Flores Lisa M. Edwards Jennifer Teramoto Pedrotti

History of Positive Psychology

Since the beginning of modern psychology (see Casas, this volume, Chapter 1), theorists, researchers, and practitioners across psychological areas have worked to understand and promote positive healthy mental functioning. From William James in the early 1900s to Donald Super, within counseling and vocational psychology in the 1950s through the 1990s to humanistic psychologists such as Abraham Maslow and Carl Rogers in the 1960s, these psychologists have discussed mental health and well-being from diverse perspectives (Day & Rottinghaus, 2003; Gray, 2011; King, 2011). The actual term ...

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