|aPositive psychology :|bexploring the best in people /|cedited by Shane J. Lopez ; foreword by Sonja Lyubomirsky.
|aWestport, Conn. :|bPraeger,|c2008.
|a4 v. :|bill. ;|c25 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|av. 1. Discovering human strengths -- v. 2. Capitalizing on emotional experiences -- v. 3. Growing in the face of adversity -- v. 4. Pursuing human flourishing.
|aMost of psychology focuses on negatives and illnesses. Positive psychology is an attempt to redress the balance and focus on the positive aspects of life- human strengths and virtues that are found in the happiest people.