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Articles: Book Review: Forgive For loveBy Meera Lee Sethi | Spring 2008
Forgive For love: The missing ingredient for a healthy and lasting relationship
By Fred Luskin
HarperOne, 2007, 240 pages
Articles: The Forgiveness InstinctBy Michael E. McCullough | Spring 2008
To understand the human potential for peace, we have to learn three simple truths about forgiveness and revenge.
By Erin Daly and Jeremy Sarkin
University of Pennsylvania Press, 2007, 352 pages
Articles: Feeling Like PartnersBy Philip A. Cowan, Carolyn P. Cowan, Neera Mehta | Fall/Winter 2005-06
When it comes to romantic relationships, empathy is essential, but it isn’t always easy, say family researchers Philip A. Cowan, Carolyn Pape Cowan, and Neera Mehta. They explain the obstacles couples face—and how to overcome them.
Summaries of research on forgiveness, peace, and well-being.
Articles: The Choice to ForgiveBy Fred Luskin | Fall 2004
Forgiveness takes practice, says Fred Luskin, but it's a skill almost anyone can learn. He shares his research-tested method for helping people give up their grudges.
Articles: Truth and ReconciliationBy Desmond Tutu | Fall 2004
Forgiveness is not just personally rewarding. It's also a political necessity, says Archbishop Desmond Tutu. He explains how forgiveness allowed South Africans to imagine a new beginning-one based on honesty, peace, and compassion.
Articles: Making Peace Through ApologyBy Aaron Lazare | Fall 2004
There's more than one way to say "I'm sorry," according to apology expert Aaron Lazare. Some apologies encourage forgiveness and reconciliation; others only make things worse. Here's how to tell the difference.
Emma Seppala explains how compassionate workplaces are good for employee health and the corporate bottom line.
A new report finds that fitting work with family isn't just a women's issue. Jeremy Adam Smith offers 10 tips for helping fathers to navigate a changing landscape at home and on the job.
A new study shows how seeking happiness at the right time may be more important than seeking happiness all the time.
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