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Videos and Podcasts: Gratitude v. EntitlementBy Christine Carter and Rona Renner | May 17, 2012
Want to know what my #1 strategy for raising happy children is? It is the conscious practice of gratitude. Learn how and why to raise kids who are more grateful than entitled.
Raising Happiness: Podcast: Gratitude v. EntitlementBy Christine Carter and Rona Renner | May 17, 2012
What do you do to stimulate feelings of gratitude?
Articles: The Happiness of PursuitBy Jill Suttie | April 3, 2012
What's the basis of a good life? Jill Suttie reviews three new books about happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Articles: Here’s How Grateful You AreBy Gregg Sparkman | February 29, 2012
The results are in from the Greater Good gratitude quiz. Seems like you've been keeping a gratitude journal, haven't you?
Raising Happiness: Am I Really Going to Have to Ask You Again?By Christine Carter | February 20, 2012
Nagging is a particular form of unhappiness—for everyone involved.
Raising Happiness: Is Your Spouse Enough for You?By Christine Carter | February 13, 2012
Four things you can to do to find out
Articles: Smarts and StaminaBy Jill Suttie | January 12, 2012
A new book provides 50 tips to help busy people improve their health, one step at a time.
Articles: Seven Tips for Fostering GenerosityBy Jeremy Adam Smith | December 12, 2011
It's a time of giving. But can we make giving a way of life, all year round?
Raising Happiness: Podcast: Our Favorite Gratitude PracticesBy Christine Carter and Rona Renner | November 24, 2011
Ways to make the gratitude last all year long
Raising Happiness: The Foundation of HappinessBy Christine Carter | November 21, 2011
My favorite gratitude practices.
Videos and Podcasts: Our Favorite Gratitude PracticesBy Christine Carter and Rona Renner | November 20, 2011
Happy Thanksgiving! While you peel potatoes or drive to grandma’s house, listen to this podcast about our favorite gratitude practices—for today and the rest of the year.
Research Digest Items/Studies: More than a Thank You Note: The Power of Gratitude Letters
Raising Happiness: Podcast: Why Gratitude WorksBy Christine Carter and Rona Renner | November 17, 2011
Gratitude makes us healthier and happier: here's how.
Articles: Tips for Keeping a Gratitude JournalBy Jason Marsh | November 17, 2011
Here's a way to be thankful all year long.
Videos and Podcasts: Why Gratitude WorksBy Christine Carter and Rona Renner | November 16, 2011
Rona and I talk about the science of gratitude, and why consciously practicing gratitude can boost our happiness so much.
Raising Happiness: A Surprisingly Simple Way to Feel Madly in LoveBy Christine Carter | November 14, 2011
Love Potion No. 9: Gratitude in Relationships
Articles: The Grateful DeadBy Jason Marsh | October 11, 2011
Here's what happens when researchers make people visualize their own deaths.
Does total integrity mean always acting on our feelings? No, says Christine Carter—but we do need to acknowledge our feelings, and not confuse a false self with a real one.
New research reveals how our media choices reflect and shape our mood and behavior.
According to a new study, we’re less likely to forgive leaders and managers—even when they apologize.
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- "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”...
- Jeffrey J. Froh’s Laboratory for Gratitude in Youth
Learn more about one of the leading researchers of gratitude.
- Expanding the Science and Practice 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
The Research Project on Gratitude and Thankfulness, co-directed by Robert A. Emmons and Michael E. McCullough, is a...
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