Psychology of adjustment: personal growth in a changing world

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Prentice-Hall, 1983 - Family & Relationships - 426 pages
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Adjustment and growth; Motivation; Stress; Emotions; Self-concepts; Interpersonal relationships; Sex roles and sexuality; Love and marriage; Work and leisure; Freedom and decision making; Self-directed change; Psychotherapy; Growth and adult life stages; Death and bereavement.

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Motivation
1
Emotions
6
THE CONCEPT OF MOTIVATION
23
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Karen Duffy" is a Distinguished Service Professor at the State University of New York, College at Geneseo. She received her Ph.D. in social and personality psychology from Michigan State University and is a family mediator for the New York Unified Court System. Dr. Duffy has authored several other books, including "Community Mediation: A Handbook for Practitioners and Researchers" and "Community Psychology."

"Eastwood Atwater" was a psychology professor at Montgomery County Community College and lectured at Gwynedd-Mercy College. He also conducted a private practice in psychology. His Ph.D. was from the University of Chicago, where he studied with Carl Rogers. Prior to his death in 1996, he authored books including "Adolescence," Fourth Edition, and "Human Relations.

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