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Author Mayer, Claude-Helene, author
Title The life and creative works of Paulo Coelho : a psychobiography from a positive psychology perspective / by Claude-Helene Mayer
Imprint Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2017
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Descript 1 online resource (xxviii, 501 pages) : illustrations, digital ; 24 cm
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Note Chapter 1. Introduction -- Chapter 2. Psychobiographical Research -- Chapter 3. The Life and Creative Works of Paulo Coelho: A Chronological Overview -- Chapter 4. The Holistic Wellness Model -- Chapter 5. Stages of Faith Development -- Chapter 6. Research Design and Methodology -- Chapter 7. Research Findings and Discussion on Paulo Coelho's Life -- Chapter 8. Holistic Wellness and Faith Development Stages in Selected Creative Works of Paulo Coelho -- Chapter 9. Revisions, Conclusions and Recommendations
This book assesses the life and success of the writer Paulo Coelho, one of the most fascinating and contemporary writers in the world, through new lenses. It applies a positive psychology perspective and contributes to using innovative theories in psychobiographical studies. This study explores the development of holistic wellness (HWM) and faith development (FDT) throughout the writer's life. It presents radical changes in spirituality, self-direction, love and faith across the life span. Further, it analyses the development of Coelho's relationship with God and the creation of meaningfulness through his belief and writing. This study contributes to a new era of psychobiographical works within the positive psychology framework
Host Item Springer eBooks
Subject Coelho, Paulo
Authors, Brazilian -- 20th century -- Biography
Positive psychology
Psychology
Positive Psychology
Research Methodology
Developmental Psychology
Alt Author SpringerLink (Online service)
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