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Everett L. Worthington Jr.

 

Everett L. Worthington Jr., Ph.D., is a professor in the department of psychology at Virginia Commonwealth University. He is the author of Humility: The Quiet Virtue (Templeton Foundation Press, 2007).

 
 
  

Stories by Everett L. Worthington Jr.

Articles: The Paradox of Humility

By Everett L. Worthington Jr. | September 1, 2007

 

Articles: Life Science

By Everett L. Worthington Jr. | September 1, 2004

 

Articles: The New Science of Forgiveness

By Everett L. Worthington Jr. | September 1, 2004

Everett L. Worthington, Jr. has dedicated his career to the study of forgiveness. He has found that it carries tremendous health and social benefits—and he's taken his research to heart.

 

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