Philippe Gabilliet – “Eloge de l’Optimisme” – Saint-Simon 2010 / VIEW
Carol S. Dweck – “Mindset”, the new psychology of success - Random House Publishing Group / VIEW
Richard Layard – “Happiness”, lessons from a new science – Penguin Books 2005 / VIEW
Angela Duckworth – “Grit”, the power of passion and perseverance – Scribner 2016 / VIEW
OPTIMISM AND BUSINESS
OPTIMISM AND SPORT
Optimism in sport - great article explaining the benefits of optimism for athletes, based on Explanatory Style
OPTIMISM AND HEALTH
Is an Optimistic Mind Associated with a Healthy Heart? - "Health is a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease and infirmity"
POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY - General
Flourish: A New Understanding of Happiness and Well-Being — and How to Achieve Them (by Martin Selingman)
Myers-Briggs or VIA Survey (Character Strengths)? Comparing two of the most popular tests in psychology.
Is constructive journalism finally taking off? Providing ‘a more accurate picture of the world’, whilst adhering to the core principles of journalism is the way the advocates of constructive journalism sell their approach
Why Do Human Beings Do Good Things? The Puzzle of Altruism - Altruism isn't always just disguised self-interest. 'Pure' altruism does exist.