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Videos and Podcasts: Change Your Kids’ Attitude With GratitudeBy Jason Marsh | December 5, 2008
The Greater Good Science Center’s Christine Carter discusses the connection between gratitude and happiness in children.
By Robert A. Emmons
Houghton Mifflin, 2007, 256 pages
Raising Happiness: Teaching Gratitude in a Culture of EntitlementBy Christine Carter | November 16, 2007
Videos and Podcasts: Teaching GratitudeBy Jason Marsh | November 9, 2007
Ways to cultivate gratitude, and the benefits it can bring. Part of discussion series between Christine Carter and Kelly Corrigan.
Articles: Stumbling toward GratitudeBy Catherine Price | June 1, 2007
New research suggests gratitude is a key to health and happiness, but Catherine Price wanted to find out for herself.
Articles: A Lesson in ThanksBy Jeffrey Froh | June 1, 2007
Psychologist Jeffrey Froh infused middle-school classes with a small dose of gratitude—and found that it made students feel more connected to their friends, family, and their school.
Are you bad at gratitude, just like Jeremy Adam Smith? He has some lessons for you from people who know how to say "Thanks!"
An interview with best-selling author Daniel Goleman about his new book, Focus.
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Watch Gratitude Videos
Robert Emmons discusses why practicing gratitude has transformative effects on our social and emotional well-being.Watch
Greater Good Resources
- "Gratitude and Prosocial Behavior"
Finds that feeling gratitude produces kind and helpful behavior, even when that behavior is costly to the individual actor.
- "Compassion: An Evolutionary Analysis and Empirical Review"
Compassion evolved as a distinct affective experience whose function is to enable cooperation and protection of those who...
- "From Jerusalem to Jericho"
This article on bystander intervention in emergency situations suggests that we are likely to help a “shabbily dressed”...
- Center for Investigating Healthy Minds
The Center for Investigating Healthy Minds at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, runs a state-of-the-art neuroscience...
- Northeast Foundation for Children
Northeast Foundation for Children is a non-profit educational organization that offers educators the Responsive Classroom...
- Center for Positive Organizational Scholarship
Based at the University of Michigan Business School, this is a networking community for researchers and practitioners...
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