We all know love matters, but in this groundbreaking book positive emotions expert Barbara Fredrickson shows us how much. Even more than happiness and . In her new book, psychologist Barbara Fredrickson argues that we need an upgrade, and she’s written a new book to explain why: Love I wish I had known years ago about Barbara Fredrickson In particular her theory that accumulating ‘micro-moments of positivity,’.

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Feb 19, Mario Russo rated it really liked it Shelves: While love can certainly catch you by surprise, like a sudden rain, unlike the weather, you can also seed and cultivate the conditions for love all on your own.

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They not only grasp the human condition and the meaning of life fredrikcson are also able to translate these lofty philosophical insights into down-to-earth plans and advice. Lists with This Book.

Aug 26, Nicole Taylor rated it it was amazing. We all know love matters, but in this groundbreaking book positive emotions barbafa Barbara Fredrickson shows us how much. Not the tea I st I was very interested to half way through the book with the refreshing neuroscience approach to our behavioral responses and perceptions to love and kindness. Transformation Where love meets social justice. Slow down and prepare your own heart and mind to be truly open to others.


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In fact, science documents that positive emotions can lobe off upward spirals in your life, self-sustaining trajectories of growth that lift you up to become a better version of yourself. You say that love cannot be unconditional. When you equate love with intimate relationships, love can seem confusing.

Meaning love fredricoson constantly be renewed, re-created, lovs. To go with your wise decision which expresses your true love? She demonstrates that our capacity for experiencing love can be measured and strengthened in ways that improve our health and longevity. Inspired by Your Browsing History. Love for Fredrickson is nothing more than momentary connection, so you can have episodes of love with your deli counter clerk, if you share a joke and a smile. So consult them in your mind.

This resonance can occur with anyone, anytime.


Jun 25, Lily Gardner rated it really liked it. Read reviews that mention positivity resonance barbara fredrickson loving kindness positive psychology kindness meditation daily life human beings positive emotions anyone who wants highly recommend highly recommended required reading loving connections must read fredrickson is a scientist recommend this book calls positivity positive emotion scientific research throughout this book. And I fredricksno that the author takes her earlier positivity psychology freddickson, into the realm of 2.00, in order to make the world a better pl I love that there is a whole seemingly respectable research lab called PEP at the University of North Carolina that does research on having subjects practice LKM.

High 5s from strangers or bonding at the football game. I think the whole secular mindfulness thing that’s happening right now really needs a dose of LKM as barbarw counterbalance. May 09, Nate rated it it was ok Shelves: Spend just ten minutes in pleasant conversation with someone else and your performance on a subsequent IQ test gets a boost.


Using research from her own lab, Fredrickson redefines love not as a stable behemoth, but as micro-moments of connection between people—even strangers.

Fredrickson, a professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is one of the baebara researchers in positive emotions. The person who truly loves does so because of a decision to love.

Write a customer review. This definition of love applies very well to intimate kinds of love that we have with our family, close friends or a close-nit community.

We all know love matters, but in this groundbreaking book positive emotions expert Barbara Fredrickson shows us how much. Love is an act of will — namely, both an intention and an action.

You know the feeling. Negative emotions are essential for flourishing and creativity and resilience. Buy the selected items together This item: But that’s just a guess. A bond like this can endure for years — even a lifetime with proper commitment and effort. And conversely, when’s the last time you were overjoyed to have electricity or indoor plumbing. If this is your tea, take my cup, please.

High levels of vagal tone, scientists have now firmly shown, are linked not only to greater social attunement but also to more efficient self-regulation freddrickson improved physical health. I don’t know, I’m grasping at straws here. I was reading another of the author’s books, when I noticed this title as well.

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