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Published: 08 April 2004

816 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780195167016

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Character Strengths and Virtues

A Handbook and Classification

Christopher Peterson and Martin E. P. Seligman

  • Classifies twenty-four specific strengths under six broad virtues that consistently emerge across history and culture
  • Each strength is thoroughly examined in its own chapter
  • Demands the attention of anyone interested in psychology and what it can teach about the good life
  • The first progress report from a prestigious group of researchers in the Values in Action Classification Project

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