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The Psychology of Terrorism Fears

Samuel Justin Sinclair and Daniel Antonius

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195388114
eISBN:
9780199949816
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388114.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The psychology of terrorism, in its most basic form, is about fear. While academics continue to debate the meaning of terrorism, the end result for many people affected is fear and terror. However, ... More


Coping with Terrorism: The Psychology of Resilience

Samuel Justin Sinclair and Daniel Antonius

in The Psychology of Terrorism Fears

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195388114
eISBN:
9780199949816
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388114.003.0007
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The primary purpose of this chapter is to define and discuss psychological resilience as it relates to the terrorism threat. Previous chapters have discussed at length the psychology of terrorism ... More


The Defense of the Defense: Suffering, Flourishing, and the Desires of the Heart

Eleonore Stump

in Wandering in Darkness: Narrative and the Problem of Suffering

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199277421
eISBN:
9780191594298
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199277421.003.0015
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter finishes the defence of the defence that is the object of the book by considering possible objections to the developed Thomistic theodicy and the evidence by which it can be supported. ... More


Healing From Inner-City Violence

Jocelyn R. Smith Lee

in Flourishing in Emerging Adulthood: Positive Development During the Third Decade of Life

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190260637
eISBN:
9780190672737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190260637.003.0045
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter examines how young people, disproportionately black and Hispanic, in America’s economically disadvantaged, urban contexts are using the third decade of life to heal and succeed. Guided ... More


Withstanding Time’s Abrasion

Ian O’Donnell

in Prisoners, Solitude, and Time

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199684489
eISBN:
9780191793653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684489.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Not every prisoner conquers prolonged solitariness but those who do share certain characteristics. They believe that how they respond lies within their control. They swiftly determine that this is a ... More


Positive Health and Resilience

Jacolyn M. Norrish

in Positive Education: The Geelong Grammar School Journey

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780198702580
eISBN:
9780191772283
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702580.003.0008
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology, Clinical Child Psychology / School Psychology

Resilience enables people to bounce back from challenge and adversity in ways that promote wellbeing, social connectedness, and flourishing. In her introduction to this chapter, expert Dr Karen ... More


Military Service in Midlife

Meredith Kleykamp, Ryan Kelty, and David R. Segal

in Flourishing in Emerging Adulthood: Positive Development During the Third Decade of Life

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190260637
eISBN:
9780190672737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190260637.003.0027
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter examines the role of military experience on positive or negative development and functioning in early adulthood. It reviews the demographic composition of the military in the United ... More


Is Well-being Possible in Illness?

Havi Carel

in Phenomenology of Illness

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199669653
eISBN:
9780191829925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669653.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Philosophy of Science

This chapter suggests that illness is a distressing experience, but that this is compatible with the claim that it often does not, and need not, have a detrimental effect on well-being. There is ... More


Prisoners, Solitude, and Time

Ian O'Donnell

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199684489
eISBN:
9780191793653
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199684489.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Prisoners, Solitude, and Time is an examination of two overlapping aspects of the prison experience that, despite their central importance, have not attracted the scholarly interest they deserve. The ... More


Our Bodies in the World

Becky Thompson

in Teaching with Tenderness: Toward an Embodied Practice

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780252041167
eISBN:
9780252099731
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041167.003.0007
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

What might bringing tenderness into the world look like? Student activism and willingness to explore historical memory from their own families often illuminate lived examples of tenderness. The life ... More


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