Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Half Empty, Half Full: Understanding the Psychological Roots of Optimism
Susan C. Vaughan (au). What makes us see the glass half empty or half full? How does an optimist sustain an upbeat perspective? How can a pessimist change in order to see the world differently? Here Vaughan offers fresh & helpful ways to understand optimism. She shows that healthy illusions form the base of optimism. Optimism flows from our ability to interpret & remember our experiences in a positive light. Examines the origins of optimism in early life & offers new evidence for the role of biology in how we interpret our experience. Offers proven tricks & techniques to fool the brainís circuitry into looking on the bright side. Shows that in learning the skills we need to construct & sustain illusions, we also build a stable, internal psychological core of strength.
History of the New York Central System
Karluk: The Great Untold Story of Arctic Exploration
We the People: Voices & Images of the New Nation
Dynamic Nutrition for Maximum Performance: A Complete Nutritional Guide for Peak Sports Performance
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.