Survivor Personality: Why Some People Are Stronger, Smarter, and More Skillful atHandling Life's Difficulties...and How You Can Be, Too

Survivor Personality: Why Some People Are Stronger, Smarter, and More Skillful atHandling Life's Difficulties...and How You Can Be, Too

by Al Siebert
     
 

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The classic guide to what makes people survivors, now in a revised and updated new edition.

Who survives? Who thrives? As a psychologist who spent more than forty years studying the phenomenon of survival, Al Siebert gained valuable insight into the qualities and habits that help human beings overcome difficult situations-from everyday conflicts to major

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Overview

The classic guide to what makes people survivors, now in a revised and updated new edition.

Who survives? Who thrives? As a psychologist who spent more than forty years studying the phenomenon of survival, Al Siebert gained valuable insight into the qualities and habits that help human beings overcome difficult situations-from everyday conflicts to major life stresses. In this revised and updated edition, he delineates the "survivor personality" and examines the latest research to show how survival skills can be learned, leading to better coping, increased success in work and relationships, and a vastly brighter outlook on the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780399535925
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
07/06/2010
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
512,343
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Al Siebert, Ph.D., founder of the Resiliency Center, led management psychology seminars at Portland State University for more than 40 years.

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