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The Transformation of Happiness: A Response from Counseling Psychology

Steven J. Sandage

in The Bible and the Pursuit of Happiness: What the Old and New Testaments Teach Us about the Good Life

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199795734
eISBN:
9780199979691
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795734.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This chapter argues for a transformed understanding of happiness which is at root dialectical, able to face seasons of suffering and unhappiness along with the seasons of pure joy. While the latter ... More


The Bible and the Pursuit of Happiness: What the Old and New Testaments Teach Us about the Good Life

Brent A. Strawn (ed.)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199795734
eISBN:
9780199979691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795734.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

This book investigates the meaning of happiness in light of biblical scholarship and developments in the study of happiness, especially via positive psychology. Nine chapters that focus on the Bible ... More


The Many Faces of Torture: A Psychological Perspective

William Gorman and Sandra G. Zakowski

in Confronting Torture: Essays on the Ethics, Legality, History, and Psychology of Torture Today

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226529387
eISBN:
9780226529554
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226529554.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter draws upon the experiences of its authors as psychological counselors for survivors of torture, as well as their expertise as professors of psychology. They argue that the psychological ... More


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