The psychology of meaning / edited by Keith D. Markman, Travis Proulx, and Matthew J. Lindberg
- Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Introduction: The New Science of Meaning / Matthew J. Lindberg -- I.The Architecture of Meaning -- ch. 2 Three Forms of Meaning and the Management of Complexity / Jordan B. Peterson -- ch. 3 An Edifice for Enduring Personal Value: A Terror Management Perspective on the Human Quest for Multilevel Meaning / Matthew Vess -- ch. 4 Beyond Mortality and the Self: Meaning Makes a Comeback / Travis Proulx -- II.Epistemic Understanding -- ch. 5 Truth Motivation / E. Tory Higgins -- ch. 6 Lay Theories of Personality as Cornerstones of Meaning / Jason E. Plaks -- ch. 7 Making Meaning by Seeing Human / Adam Waytz -- III.Teleological Understanding: A Guide for Living -- ch. 8 Autobiographical Memory and the Creation of Meaning From Personally Experienced Events / John J. Skowronski -- ch. 9 How Actors, Agents, and Authors Find Meaning in Life / Dan P. McAdams -- ch. 10 Meaning and Morality: A Natural Coupling / Ronnie Janoff-Bulman -- ch. 11 Wrestling With Our Better Selves: The Search for Meaning in Life / Michael F. Steger -- IV.Teleological Understanding: Explanations for Events -- ch. 12 Searching for and Finding Meaning Following Personal and Collective Traumas / John A. Updegraff -- ch. 13 Spirituality and Meaning Making in Cancer Survivorship / Crystal L. Park -- ch. 14 Finding Silver Linings: Meaning Making as a Compensatory Response to Negative Experiences / Grainne M. Fitzsimons -- ch. 15 Finding Meaning in One's Past: Nostalgia as an Existential Resource / Jacob Juhl -- ch. 16 Twists of Fate: Moments in Time and What Might Have Been in the Emergence of Meaning / Adam D. Galinsky -- ch. 17 "It Was Meant to Be": Retrospective Meaning Construction Through Mental Simulation / Hyeman Choi -- V.Restoring Meaning -- ch. 18 Meaning Making Following Activation of the Behavioral Inhibition System: How Caring Less About What Others Think May Help Us to Make Sense of What Is Going on / Kees van den Bos -- ch. 19 The Embodiment of Meaning Violations / Brenda Major -- ch. 20 Neural and Motivational Mechanics of Meaning and Threat / Ian McGregor -- ch. 21 Still a Thrill: Meaning Making and the Pleasures of Uncertainty / Daniel T. Gilbert -- ch. 22 What Makes Life Meaningful: Positive Mood Works in a Pinch / Laura A. King -- ch. 23 Psychotherapy and the Restoration of Meaning: Existential Philosophy in Clinical Practice / Matthew J. Lindberg.
- 9781433812248 and 143381224X
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- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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