Wellbeing: A Complete Reference Guide

Editor: Cooper, Cary L.
Publication Year: 2014
Publisher: Wiley

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-11-853882-1
Category: Health & Medicine - Health
Image Count: 192
Book Status: Available
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Explores wellbeing from multiple perspectives, including children and families; the workplace; the environment; aging and later life; economics; and policies of wellbeing. Each volume brings together leaders of their respective fields in an edited volume of original articles.

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Table of Contents

  • Volume I Wellbeing in Children and Families - Edited by Susan H. Landry and Cary L. Cooper
  • Introduction to Wellbeing: A Complete Reference Guide
  • 1 Introduction - Susan H. Landry
  • Part 1 The Development of Early Social and Cognitive Skills Important for Child Wellbeing
  • 2 Children's Self-Regulation and Executive Control: Critical for Later Years - Caron A. C. Clark, Miriam M. Martinez, Jennifer Mize Nelson, Sandra A. Wiebe, and Kimberly Andrews Espy
  • 3 Children's Emotion Regulation in Classroom Settings - C. Cybele Raver
  • 4 Early Math and Literacy Skills: Key Predictors of Later School Success - Greg J. Duncan, Chantelle Dowsett, and Joshua F. Lawrence
  • 5 Children's Intrinsic Motivation to Learn: Does It Decline over Time and, If So, Why? - Verena Freiberger and Birgit Spinath
  • Part 2 Parenting and Children's Development
  • 6 Parents' Role in Infants' Language Development and Emergent Literacy - Catherine S. Tamis-LeMonda, Rufan Luo, and Lulu Song
  • 7 Can Parents Be Supported to Use a Responsive Interaction Style with Young Children? - Susan H. Landry
  • 8 Parenting and Executive Function: Positive and Negative Influences - Claire Hughes, Gabriela Roman, and Rosie Ensor
  • 9 The Nature of Effective Parenting: Some Current Perspectives - Joan E. Grusec, Dilek Saritas¸, and Ella Daniel
  • 10 Parenting and Early Intervention: The Impact on Children's Social and Emotional Skill Development - Catherine C. Ayoub, Jessical Dym Bartlett, and Mallary I. Swartz
  • Part 3 School and Child Care: Settings that Impact Child and Family Wellbeing
  • 11 High-Risk Home and Child-Care Environments and Children's Social-Emotional Outcomes - Lisa S. Badanes and Sarah Enos Watamura
  • 12 Classroom Peer Relations as a Context for Social and Scholastic Development - Gary W. Ladd, Becky Kochenderfer-Ladd, and Casey M. Sechler
  • 13 The Importance of Quality Prekindergarten Programs for Promoting School Readiness Skills - Andrew J. Mashburn
  • 14 Consistent Environmental Stimulation from Birth to Elementary School: The Combined Contribution of Different Settings on School Achievement - Robert C. Pianta
  • Part 4 Stress and Family and Child Wellbeing
  • 15 Poverty, Public Policy, and Children's Wellbeing - Aletha C. Huston
  • 16 Early Life Stress and Neurobehavioral Development - Sarah Stellern and Megan R. Gunnar
  • 17 Neighborhood Effects and Young Children's Outcomes - Dafna Kohen and Leanne Findlay
  • 18 The Family Check-Up: A Tailored Approach to Intervention with High-Risk Families - Anne M. Gill, Thomas J. Dishion, and Daniel S. Shaw
  • Volume II Wellbeing and the Environment - Edited by Rachel Cooper, Elizabeth Burton, and Cary L. Cooper
  • Stress and Family and Child Wellbeing
  • 1 Wellbeing and the Environment: An Overview - Rachel Cooper
  • Part 1 Wellbeing and the Neighborhood
  • 2 Urban Neighborhoods and Mental Health across the Life Course - Erin Gilbert and Sandro Galea
  • 3 The Impact of the Local Social and Physical Local Environment on Wellbeing - Anne Ellaway
  • 4 Density and Mental Wellbeing - Christopher T. Boyko and Rachel Cooper
  • 5 Neighborhoods and Social Interaction - Scott C. Brown and Joanna Lombard
  • 6 Living in the City: Mixed Use and Quality of Life - Graeme Evans
  • 7 ‘‘We Live Here Too''… What Makes a Child-Friendly Neighborhood? - Karen E. Martin and Lisa J. Wood
  • 8 A Step Too Far? Designing Dementia-Friendly Neighborhoods - Lynne Mitchell
  • 9 Walkable Neighborhoods: Principles, Measures, and Health Impacts - Tim G. Townshend
  • 10 Quality of Urban Spaces and Wellbeing - Mags Adams
  • Part 2 Wellbeing and Buildings
  • 11 Children and the Physical Environment - Lorraine E. Maxwell and Gary W. Evans
  • 12 Wellbeing and the School Environment - Andy Jones and Flo Harrison
  • 13 The Built Housing Environment, Wellbeing, and Older People - Rachael Dutton
  • 14 Workplace and Wellbeing - Jeremy Myerson
  • 15 Linking the Physical Design of Health-Care Environments to Wellbeing Indicators - Sarah Payne, Rachel Potter, and Rebecca Cain
  • Part 3 Wellbeing and Green Spaces
  • 16 Wellbeing and Green Spaces in Cities - William Sullivan
  • 17 Environmental Interaction and Engagement: Supporting Wellbeing - Richard Coles
  • Part 4 Wellbeing and the Environment: Other Factors and the Future
  • 18 Crime and the Urban Environment: The Implications for Wellbeing - Caroline L. Davey and Andrew B. Wootton
  • 19 Transport and Wellbeing - Nick Tyler
  • 20 Air Quality and Wellbeing - Ben Croxford
  • 21 Implications of Low-Carbon Design of Housing for Health and Wellbeing: A U.K. Case Study - Michael Davies, Ian Hamilton, Anna Mavrogianni, Rokia Raslan, and Paul Wilkinson
  • 22 Cobenefits of Insulating Houses: Research Evidence and Policy Implications - Philippa Howden-Chapman and Nicholas Preval
  • 23 The Multiple Pathways between Environment and Health - Marketta Kytt¨a and Anna Broberg
  • 24 Summary: Wellbeing and the Environmental Implications for Design - Rachel Cooper and Elizabeth Burton
  • Volume III Work and Wellbeing - Edited by Peter Y. Chen and Cary L. Cooper
  • Part 1 Introduction
  • 1 Introduction: From Stress to Happiness - Peter Y. Chen and Cary L. Cooper
  • 2 Conceptualizing and Measuring Wellbeing at Work - Cynthia D. Fisher
  • Part 2 Resources, Coping, and Control
  • 3 Job Demands–Resources Theory - Arnold B. Bakker and Evangelia Demerouti
  • 4 Positive Psychology and Coping: Towards a Better Understanding of the Relationship - Philip Dewe
  • 5 The Role of Workplace Control in Positive Health and Wellbeing - Erin M. Eatough and Paul E. Spector
  • Part 3 Happy Workers and Happy Organizations
  • 6 The Happy Worker: Revisiting the ‘‘Happy–Productive Worker'' Thesis - Peter Hosie and Nada ElRakhawy
  • 7 Organizational Characteristics of Happy Organizations - Bret L. Simmons
  • Part 4 Character and Wellbeing
  • 8 Character and Wellbeing - Thomas A. Wright and Tyler Lauer
  • 9 Stress, Health, and Wellbeing in Practice: Workplace Leadership and Leveraging Stress for Positive Outcomes - James Campbell Quick, Joel Bennett, and M. Blake Hargrove
  • Part 5 Organizational Strategies to Promote Wellbeing
  • 10 Cancer, Work, and the Quality of Working Life: A Narrative Review - Tom Cox, Sara MacLennan, and James N'Dow
  • 11 Lead Well, Be Well: Leadership Behaviors Influence Employee Wellbeing - Jennifer Robertson and Julian Barling
  • 12 Organizational Coping Strategies and Wellbeing - Gordon Tinline and Matthew Smeed
  • 13 Workplace Mistreatment: Recent Developments in Theory, Research, and Interventions - Michael Hanrahan and Michael P. Leiter
  • 14 The Sustainable Workforce: Organizational Strategies for Promoting Work–Life Balance and Wellbeing - Ellen Ernst Kossek, Monique Valcour, and Pamela Lirio
  • 15 Development of a Theoretically Grounded Model of Sexual Harassment Awareness Training Effectiveness - Lisa M. Kath and Vicki J. Magley
  • 16 The Working Wounded: Stigma and Return to Work - Lori Francis, James E. Cameron, E. Kevin Kelloway, Victor M. Catano, Arla L. Day, and C. Gail Hepburn
  • 17 Job Stress in University Academics: Evidence from an Australian National Study - Anthony H. Winefield
  • Part 6 From Research to National Policy
  • 18 Longitudinal Research in Occupational Stress: A Review of Methodological Issues - Robert C. Brusso, Konstantin P. Cigularov, and Rachel C. Callan
  • 19 Measuring Wellbeing in Modern Societies - Paul Allin
  • Volume IV Wellbeing in Later Life - Edited by Thomas B. L. Kirkwood and Cary L. Cooper
  • From Research to National Policy
  • 1 Introduction: Wellbeing in Later Life - Cary L. Cooper and Thomas B. L. Kirkwood
  • Part 1 Longevity and Wellbeing
  • 2 The Changing Demographic Context of Aging - Roland Rau and James W. Vaupel
  • 3 Biological Determinants and Malleability of Aging - Thomas B. L. Kirkwood
  • 4 Wellbeing as Experienced by the Very Old - Carol Jagger and Katie Brittain
  • Part 2 Factors Influencing Wellbeing
  • 5 Psychological Wellbeing in Later Life - Kate M. Bennett and Laura K. Soulsby
  • 6 Nutrition and Lifelong Wellbeing - C. Alexandra Munro and John C. Mathers
  • 7 Physical Activity, Exercise, and Aging - Grainne S. Gorman, Josh Wood, and Michael I. Trenell
  • 8 Capability and Independency in Later Life - John Bond
  • 9 Combating Isolation Through Technology in Older People - Peter Gore
  • 10 Wellbeing and Vitality in Later Life: The Role of the Consumer Industry - Michael Catt and Frans J. G. van der Ouderaa
  • 11 Education and its Role in Wellbeing - Jim Soulsby
  • Part 3 Wellbeing at the End of Life
  • 12 The Threat to Wellbeing from Cognitive Decline - Louise Robinson and Lynne Corner
  • 13 When Vitality Meets Longevity: New Strategies for Health in Later Life - Rudi G. J. Westendorp, Bert Mulder, A. J. Willem van der Does, and Frans J. G. van der Ouderaa
  • 14 Maintaining Wellbeing Through the End of Life - Julian C. Hughes
  • Part 4 Comparative Perspectives on Wellbeing
  • 15 Cultures, Aging, and Wellbeing - Ngaire Kerse, Mere K ¯ epa, Ruth Teh, and Lorna Dyall
  • 16 Wellbeing in the Oldest Old and Centenarians in Japan - Yasuyuki Gondo, Yasumichi Arai, and Nobuyoshi Hirose
  • 17 Wellbeing in Later Life in Eighteenth-Century England - Helen Yallop
  • Appendix
  • Foresight Mental Capital and Wellbeing Project: Mental Capital Through Life: Future Challenges - Thomas B. L. Kirkwood, John Bond, Carl May, Ian McKeith, and Min-Min Teh
  • Introduction
  • Volume V The Economics of Wellbeing - Edited by David McDaid and Cary L. Cooper
  • Part 1 Perspectives on the Economics of Wellbeing
  • 2 A Short History of Wellbeing Research - Laura Stoll
  • 3 Income and Wellbeing: A Selective Review - Brendan Kennelly
  • 4 Does Money Buy Me Love? Testing Alternative Measures of National Wellbeing - Arthur Grimes, Les Oxley, and Nicholas Tarrant
  • 5 The Impact of the Great Recession on Economic Wellbeing: How Different Are OECD Nations and Why? - Lars Osberg and Andrew Sharpe
  • 6 Was the Economic Crisis of 2008 Good for Icelanders? Impact on Health Behaviours - Tinna Laufey A´ sgeirsdo´ttir, Hope Corman, Kelly Noonan, Þo´rhildur O´ lafsdo´ttir, and Nancy E. Reichman
  • 7 Mental Health: A New Frontier for Labor Economics - Richard Layard
  • Part 2 Promoting Wellbeing: The Economic Case for Action
  • 8 Investing in the Wellbeing of Young People: Making the Economic Case - David McDaid, A-La Park, Candice Currie, and Cara Zanotti
  • 9 Investing in Wellbeing in the Workplace: More Than Just a Business Case - David McDaid and A-La Park
  • 10 Promoting the Health and Wellbeing of Older People: Making an Economic Case - A-La Park, David McDaid, Anna K. Forsman, and Kristian Wahlbeck
  • 11 Promoting and Protecting Mental Wellbeing during Times of Economic Change - David McDaid and Kristian Wahlbeck
  • 12 Making Use of Evidence from Wellbeing Research in Policy and Practice - David McDaid
  • Volume VI Interventions and Policies to Enhance Wellbeing - Edited by Felicia A. Huppert and Cary L. Cooper
  • Promoting Wellbeing: The Economic Case for Action
  • Introduction to this Volume
  • 1 The State of Wellbeing Science: Concepts, Measures, Interventions, and Policies - Felicia A. Huppert
  • Part 1 Individual and Group Interventions across the Life Course
  • 2 Parenting Interventions to Promote Wellbeing and Prevent Mental Disorder - Sarah Stewart-Brown
  • 3 Promoting Mental Health and Wellbeing in Schools - Katherine Weare and Melanie Nind
  • 4 An Exploration of the Effects of Mindfulness Training and Practice in Association with Enhanced Wellbeing for Children and Adolescents: Theory, Research, and Practice - Christine Burke
  • 5 MindMatters: Implementing Mental Health Promotion in Secondary Schools in Australia - Louise Rowling and Trevor Hazell
  • 6 A Systematic Review of Mental Health Promotion in the Workplace - Czesław Czabała and Katarzyna Charzyn´ ska
  • 7 Wellbeing Begins with ‘‘We’’: The Physical and Mental Health Benefits of Interventions that Increase Social Closeness - Bethany E. Kok and Barbara L. Fredrickson
  • 8 The Experience Corps®: Intergenerational Interventions to Enhance Wellbeing Among Retired People - George W. Rebok, Michelle C. Carlson, Kevin D. Frick, Katherine D. Giuriceo, Tara L. Gruenewald, Sylvia McGill, Jeanine M. Parisi, William A. Romani, Teresa E. Seeman, Elizabeth K. Tanner, and Linda P. Fried
  • 9 Enhancing Mental Health and Mental Wellbeing in Older People: Important Concepts and Effective Psychosocial Interventions - Anna K. Forsman, Eija Steng ° ard, and Kristian Wahlbeck
  • Part 2 Interventions to Create Positive Organizations and Communities
  • 10 Wellbeing as a Business Priority: Experience from the Corporate World - Catherine Kilfedder and Paul Litchfield
  • 11 The Power of Philanthropy and Volunteering - Sara Konrath
  • 12 Community Change: The Complex Nature of Interventions to Promote Positive Connections - Sue Roffey and Jacqueline Barnes
  • 13 The Health and Wellbeing Effects of Active Labor Market Programs - Adam P. Coutts, David Stuckler, and David J. Cann
  • Part 3 The Policy Perspective
  • 14 Creating Good Lives Through Computer Games - Daniel Johnson, Peta Wyeth, and Penny Sweetser
  • 15 Retooling for Wellbeing: Media and the Public's Mental Health - Marten W. deVries
  • 16 Policy and Wellbeing: The U.K. Government Perspective - David Halpern
  • 17 Measuring what Matters - Juliet Michaelson, Charles Seaford, Saamah Abdallah, and Nic Marks
  • 18 Mental Health and Wellbeing at the Top of the Global Agenda - Eva Jan´e-Llopis, Peter Anderson, and Helen Herrman
  • 19 How can Subjective Wellbeing be Improved? - John F. Helliwell