Get books written or edited by Dr. Paul T. P. Wong.
The Human Quest for Meaning: Theories, Research, and Applications (2nd Edition) – July 18, 2012
The first edition of The Human Quest for Meaning was a major publication on the empirical research of meaning in life and its vital role in well-being, resilience, and psychotherapy. This new edition continues that quest and seeks to answer the questions, what is the meaning of life? How do we explain what constitutes meaningful relationships, work, and living?
The Positive Psychology of Meaning and Spirituality: Selected Papers from Meaning Conferences – July 18, 2012
Papers and presentations from conferences held by the International Network on Personal Meaning (INPM). Articles are included from luminaries such as Howard Gardner, Harold Koenig, Sal Maddi, Jordan Peterson, Donald Meichenbaum, Crystal Park, Paul Wong, Kirk Schneider, and Bernard Weiner.
Existential and Spiritual Issues in Death Attitudes – July 31, 2007
Existential and Spiritual Issues in Death Attitudes provides an in-depth examination of death attitudes, existentialism, and spirituality and their relationships; a review of the major theoretical models; clinical applications of these models to issues such as infertility, bereavement, anxiety, and suicide; and an introduction to meaning management theory and how it can be applied to grief counseling.
Handbook of Multicultural Perspectives on Stress and Coping – December 15, 2005
The only book currently available that focuses and multicultural, cross-cultural, and international perspectives of stress and coping.
The Human Quest for Meaning: Theories, Research, and Applications (1st Edition) – August 1, 1998
Does life have real meaning? Is it worth living? How can one make sense of suffering, illness, and death? Through the ages, philosophers, clergy, and laypeople alike have grappled with such existential concerns. Some have taken the position that deep questions about meaning are unanswerable, that ideally one should take life as it comes.