Positive psychology: Past, present, and (possible) future

@article{Linley2006PositivePP,
  title={Positive psychology: Past, present, and (possible) future},
  author={P. Alex Linley and S. Joseph and Susan Harrington and A. Wood},
  journal={The Journal of Positive Psychology},
  year={2006},
  volume={1},
  pages={16 - 3}
}
What is positive psychology? Where has it come from? Where is it going? These are the questions we address in this article. In defining positive psychology, we distinguish between the meta-psychological level, where the aim of positive psychology is to redress the imbalance in psychology research and practice, and the pragmatic level, which is concerned with what positive psychologists do, in terms of their research, practice, and areas of interest. These distinctions in how we understand… Expand
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