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What are you grateful for?Announcement | July 16, 2007
The new issue of Greater Good highlights the physical, psychological, and social benefits of counting your blessings.
So what are you most grateful for?
A new review of many studies suggests that our personality isn't as unchangeable as we think.
The answer matters for your mental health.
Do you see happiness as within your control to improve? A new study has linked this belief to empathy.
How compassionate are you? How generous, grateful, or forgiving? Find out!» TAKE A QUIZ
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Finds that feeling gratitude produces kind and helpful behavior, even when that behavior is costly to the individual actor.
Compassion evolved as a distinct affective experience whose function is to enable cooperation and protection of those who...
This article on bystander intervention in emergency situations suggests that we are likely to help a “shabbily dressed”...
Learn more about one of the leading researchers of gratitude.
The GGSC’s new project which aims to expand the scientific database of gratitude and promote practices of gratitude in...
The Research Project on Gratitude and Thankfulness, co-directed by Robert A. Emmons and Michael E. McCullough, is a...
Best-selling author and founder of the Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction program