Resilience and Development: Positive Life Adaptations

Resilience and Development: Positive Life Adaptations

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Leading experts review the research on resilience and represent the diverse perspectives and opinions found among both scientists and practitioners in the field. Although the chapters are written to the standards expected by researchers, they are equally useful for program developers and others in applied fields seeking science-based information on the topic. This book is a unique resource in keeping with the growing interest in resilience both in research and interventions.

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Published 01 January 1999
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EAN13 0306471671
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Contents
1. Introduction. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Alan I. Leshner 2.Interview with Norman GarmezyResilience: An . . . . . . . . . . . Jon E. Rolf edited by Meyer D. Glantz
PART I. THE CONCEPT OF RESILIENCE
3.Review ofToward an Understanding of Resilience: A Critical Definitions and Models. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Howard B. Kaplan 4. Re-the Construct of ResilienceValidity of Visiting the . . . . . . . Ralph E. Tarter and Michael Vanyukov 5.and the Myth of the Golden ChildDrug Use, Resilience, . . . . . . . Fred Beauvais and Eugene R. Oetting 6. Analysis and Reconceptualization of Resilience. . . . . . . . . .
Meyer D. Glantz and Zili Sloboda
PART II. THE MEASUREMENT OF RESILIENCE
7.Measurement Issues in the Empirical Study of Resilience: An Overview. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Suniya S. Luthar and Gretta Cushing
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8.Critical Conceptual and Measurement Issues in the Study of Resilience. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Michael Windle
PART III. THE APPLICATION OF RESILIENCE
9.The ResilienceFactors and Processes Contributing to Resilience: Framework. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Karol L. Kumpfer
10.Commentary: Resilience as Transactional Equilibrium. . . . . . . . . . Jeannette L. Johnson
11. Opening Doors to Resilience Intervention for Prevention Research. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jon E. Rolf and Jeannette L. Johnson
12. Commentary: The Promise and Perils of Resilience Research as a Guide to Preventive Interventions... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ann S. Masten
13.Can We Apply Resilience?. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Emmy E. Werner and Jeannette L. Johnson
14.PromiseApplications of Resilience: Possibilities and . . . . . . . . . . Bonnie Benard
PART IV. EPILOGUE
15.Age: Reflections on the Past and OutlookResilience Comes of for the Next Generation of Research. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ann S. Masten
Index. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
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