Person to Person : Positive Relationships Don't Just Happen / Edition 3

Person to Person : Positive Relationships Don't Just Happen / Edition 3

by Sharon L. Hanna
     
 

Highly practical and easy-to-read—yet thoroughly grounded in recent psychological and sociological research, this book provides a complete tutorial on the personal and interpersonal skills that underlie the process of building developing healthy, fulfilling professional and personal relationships. It guides readers in taking responsibility for themselves, making… See more details below

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Highly practical and easy-to-read—yet thoroughly grounded in recent psychological and sociological research, this book provides a complete tutorial on the personal and interpersonal skills that underlie the process of building developing healthy, fulfilling professional and personal relationships. It guides readers in taking responsibility for themselves, making wiser choices, improving their relationships, appreciating all kinds of diversity, and living happy, fulfilling, and productive lives. "Reflections and Applications" sections provide easily accessible, hands-on, user-friendly assignments and activities. Knowing and Valuing Yourself. Understanding Yourself Throughout the Life Span. Exploring Values and Making Wise Choices. Achieving Happiness and Satisfaction. Experiencing and Expressing Emotion. Becoming a Positive Listener. Improving Communication: How to Send Messages. Improving Communication: What to Say. Building Positive Relationships. Succeeding in Your Career. Developing and Enriching Intimate Relationships. Strengthening Family Relationships. For those interested in improving their interpersonal communication skills, both professional and personal.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130207401
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
06/23/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
464
Product dimensions:
7.04(w) x 9.24(h) x 0.92(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Sect. 1Relating: Beginning with the Self1
1Knowing and Valuing Yourself8
2Understanding Yourself Throughout the Lifespan39
3Achieving Happiness and Satisfaction72
4Developing Emotional Well-Being96
5Assessing Values, Wants, and Goals142
Sect. 2Communication: The Key to Relationships175
6Becoming a Positive Listener181
7Improving Communication: How to Send Messages199
8Improving Communication: What to Say216
Sect. 3Positive Relationships: The Ultimate Achievement245
9Building Positive Relationships250
10Succeeding in Your Career286
11Developing and Enriching Intimate Relationships311
12Strengthening Family Relationships371
References418
Reflections and Applications453
Index487

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