The Resource Well-being research in South Africa, Marié P. Wissing, editor, (electronic resource)

Well-being research in South Africa, Marié P. Wissing, editor, (electronic resource)

Label
Well-being research in South Africa
Title
Well-being research in South Africa
Statement of responsibility
Marié P. Wissing, editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the first book to bring together examples of research in positive psychology / psychofortology conducted in the multi-cultural South African context with its diverse populations and settings. The volume reflects basic as well as applied well-being research in the multicultural South African context, as conducted in various contexts and with a variety of methods and foci. Theoretical, review, and empirical research contributions are made, reflecting positivist to constructivist approaches, and include quantitative, qualitative, and mixed-method approaches. Some findings support universa
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
Dewey number
150.19/88
Index
index present
LC call number
BF204.6
LC item number
.W45 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wissing, Marié P
Series statement
Cross-cultural advancements in positive psychology,
Series volume
v.4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Positive psychology
  • Quality of life
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Movements / General
Label
Well-being research in South Africa, Marié P. Wissing, editor, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-6368-5
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Teacher Pathways to Resilience: Interpretations of Teacher Adjustment to HIV/AIDS-Related Challenges
  • Linda C. Theron
  • Building Generative Theory from Case Work: The Relationship-Resourced Resilience Model
  • Liesel Ebersöhn
  • From Happiness to Flourishing at Work: A Southern African Perspective
  • Sebastiaan Rothmann
  • Resilience and Thriving Among Health Professionals
  • Henriëtte S. van den Berg
  • Measuring Happiness: Results of a Cross-National Study
  • Sebastiaan Rothmann
  • Introduction
  • Further Validation of the General Psychological Well-Being Scale Among a Setswana-Speaking Group
  • Itumeleng P. Khumalo, Q. Michael Temane
  • Feeling Good, Functioning Well, and Being True: Reflections on Selected Findings from the FORT Research Programme
  • Marié P. Wissing, Q. Michael Temane --
  • Marié P. Wissing
  • Towards Fortigenesis and Fortology: An Informed Essay
  • Deodandus J. W. Strümpfer
  • Positive Psychology and Education
  • Irma Eloff
  • Life Design: An Approach to Managing Diversity in South Africa
  • Jacobus G. Maree
  • Older Adults' Coping with Adversities in an African Context: A Spiritually Informed Relational Perspective
  • Vera Roos
  • Asset-Based Coping as One Way of Dealing with Vulnerability
  • Ronél Ferreira
  • Relational Coping Strategies of Older Adults with Drought in a Rural African Context
  • Vera Roos, Shingairai Chigeza, Dewald van Niekerk
  • The Stories of Resilience in a Group of Professional Nurses in South Africa
  • Magdalena P. Koen, Chrizanne van Eeden --
  • Coping and Cultural Context: Implications for Psychological Health and Well-Being
  • Marelize Willers, Johan C. Potgieter
  • Aspects of Family Resilience in Various Groups of South African Families
  • Abraham P. Greeff
  • Psychological Well-Being, Physical Health, and the Quality of Life of a Group of Farm Workers in South Africa: The FLAGH Study
  • Sammy M. Thekiso, Karel F. H. Botha
  • The Pivotal Role of Social Support in the Well-Being of Adolescents
  • Henriëtte S. van den Berg, Ancel A. George
  • A Self-regulatory Perspective on Commitment in Academic and Interpersonal Contexts
  • Salomé Human-Vogel
  • Facilitating Psychological Well-Being Through Hypnotherapeutic Interventions
  • Tharina Guse, Gerda Fourie
  • Positive Psychology and Subclinical Eating Disorders
  • Doret. K. Kirsten, Wynand F. du Plessis
  • Evaluation of a Programme to Enhance Flourishing in Adolescents
  • Izanette van Schalkwyk, Marié P. Wissing
  • Conclusions and Challenges for Future Research
  • Marié P. Wissing
  • Psychosocial Health: Disparities Between Urban and Rural Communities
  • Marié P. Wissing, Q. Michael Temane
  • Multi-cultural Differences in Hope and Goal-Achievement
  • David J. F. Maree, Marinda Maree
  • The Role of Gender and Race in Sense of Coherence and Hope Orientation Results
  • Sanet van der Westhuizen (née Coetzee)
  • Self-regulation as Psychological Strength in South Africa: A Review
  • Karel F. H. Botha
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789400763685
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 4214227-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4214227
  • (Sirsi) o844730934
  • (OCoLC)844730934
Label
Well-being research in South Africa, Marié P. Wissing, editor, (electronic resource)
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-007-6368-5
Publication
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Teacher Pathways to Resilience: Interpretations of Teacher Adjustment to HIV/AIDS-Related Challenges
  • Linda C. Theron
  • Building Generative Theory from Case Work: The Relationship-Resourced Resilience Model
  • Liesel Ebersöhn
  • From Happiness to Flourishing at Work: A Southern African Perspective
  • Sebastiaan Rothmann
  • Resilience and Thriving Among Health Professionals
  • Henriëtte S. van den Berg
  • Measuring Happiness: Results of a Cross-National Study
  • Sebastiaan Rothmann
  • Introduction
  • Further Validation of the General Psychological Well-Being Scale Among a Setswana-Speaking Group
  • Itumeleng P. Khumalo, Q. Michael Temane
  • Feeling Good, Functioning Well, and Being True: Reflections on Selected Findings from the FORT Research Programme
  • Marié P. Wissing, Q. Michael Temane --
  • Marié P. Wissing
  • Towards Fortigenesis and Fortology: An Informed Essay
  • Deodandus J. W. Strümpfer
  • Positive Psychology and Education
  • Irma Eloff
  • Life Design: An Approach to Managing Diversity in South Africa
  • Jacobus G. Maree
  • Older Adults' Coping with Adversities in an African Context: A Spiritually Informed Relational Perspective
  • Vera Roos
  • Asset-Based Coping as One Way of Dealing with Vulnerability
  • Ronél Ferreira
  • Relational Coping Strategies of Older Adults with Drought in a Rural African Context
  • Vera Roos, Shingairai Chigeza, Dewald van Niekerk
  • The Stories of Resilience in a Group of Professional Nurses in South Africa
  • Magdalena P. Koen, Chrizanne van Eeden --
  • Coping and Cultural Context: Implications for Psychological Health and Well-Being
  • Marelize Willers, Johan C. Potgieter
  • Aspects of Family Resilience in Various Groups of South African Families
  • Abraham P. Greeff
  • Psychological Well-Being, Physical Health, and the Quality of Life of a Group of Farm Workers in South Africa: The FLAGH Study
  • Sammy M. Thekiso, Karel F. H. Botha
  • The Pivotal Role of Social Support in the Well-Being of Adolescents
  • Henriëtte S. van den Berg, Ancel A. George
  • A Self-regulatory Perspective on Commitment in Academic and Interpersonal Contexts
  • Salomé Human-Vogel
  • Facilitating Psychological Well-Being Through Hypnotherapeutic Interventions
  • Tharina Guse, Gerda Fourie
  • Positive Psychology and Subclinical Eating Disorders
  • Doret. K. Kirsten, Wynand F. du Plessis
  • Evaluation of a Programme to Enhance Flourishing in Adolescents
  • Izanette van Schalkwyk, Marié P. Wissing
  • Conclusions and Challenges for Future Research
  • Marié P. Wissing
  • Psychosocial Health: Disparities Between Urban and Rural Communities
  • Marié P. Wissing, Q. Michael Temane
  • Multi-cultural Differences in Hope and Goal-Achievement
  • David J. F. Maree, Marinda Maree
  • The Role of Gender and Race in Sense of Coherence and Hope Orientation Results
  • Sanet van der Westhuizen (née Coetzee)
  • Self-regulation as Psychological Strength in South Africa: A Review
  • Karel F. H. Botha
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789400763685
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • 4214227-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4214227
  • (Sirsi) o844730934
  • (OCoLC)844730934

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