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Science of Compassionate Love, The: Theory, Research, and Applications

Publication Year: 2008
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Fehr, Beverley; Sprecher, Susan; Underwood, Lynn G.
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 978-1-405-15393-5
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The Science of Compassionate Love is an interdisciplinary volume that presents cutting-edge scholarship on the topics of altruism and compassionate love.

The book:
* Adopts a social science approach to understanding compassionate love
* Emphasizes positive features of social interaction
* Encourages the appropriate expression of compassionate love both to those in intimate relationships and to strangers
* Includes articles by distinguished contributors from the fields of psychology, sociology, communication studies, family studies, epidemiology, medicine and nursing
* Is ideal for workshops on compassionate love, positive psychology, and creating constructive interactions between health professionals and patients

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    Ovid
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Fehr, Beverley; Sprecher, Susan; Underwood, Lynn G.
  • ISBN: 978-1-405-15393-5
  • Specialty:
    Social Psychology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 488
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2008

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