We all know love matters, but in this groundbreaking book positive emotions expert Barbara Fredrickson shows us how much. Even more than happiness and . In her new book, psychologist Barbara Fredrickson argues that we need an upgrade, and she’s written a new book to explain why: Love I wish I had known years ago about Barbara Fredrickson In particular her theory that accumulating ‘micro-moments of positivity,’.

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Jill Suttie Jill Suttie, Psy. He actually needs lovs please not write a book on LKM. Share your thoughts with other customers. This allows single people to see that they can have love in their lives too. The intention to love and the reasoning to love are more important than physical connections in determining what love is. To ask other readers questions about Love 2.

Why, I have no idea, but it is just a quirky thing I love. In it, Fredrickson tries to show that love for others – all others – can be consciously cultivated and applied in every sphere of life.

There are many variations, but the practice involves an intention to become aware of others by hoping for them to experience the feelings of loving kindness, to feel safe and protected, to be healthy in mind and body, and to be at ease and happy. No trivia or quizzes yet.


Love 2.0: How Our Supreme Emotion Affects Everything We Feel, Think, Do, and Become

Love has been extolled in countless songs and movies. Hardcoverpages. Don’t have a Kindle?

My take-away from this book is to keep feeding those relationships if you want to love and be loved. Yet, we can tap into them and reap their benefits simply by cultivating more positivity resonance or love in our frerickson, and Fredrickson provides ideas on how to do that.

Love by Barbara L. Fredrickson, Ph.D. | : Books

Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Just don’t blame me if you feel like you just ate a big nothing burger with heaping healing of badbara 2. Transformation Where love meets social justice.

When you start to pay attention to this notion, it improves your outlook on how we can have very unexpected moments or interactions that provide us with very positive feelings. Parents naturally love their children no matter what.

You say that love cannot be unconditional. I just couldn’t connect with this book. When Sigmund Freud wrote The Interpretation of Dreamshe took a familiar phenomenon and looked at it through a more discerning lens. The psychological habits of resilient people — the ones who, when faced with emotional storms, bend without breaking and bounce back to weather the next storm even better equipped than they were for the last.

Jan 24, Pages. Feb 14, Chad rated it it was ok Shelves: What can I say.


Please check individual images for licensing details. Using rigorous science, practical exercises, and heartful daily life examples, Barbara shows us how to strengthen our capacity to more ,ove connect to ourselves and others. In return, being healthier and happier would enable us to experience more love and become more resilient and wiser. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. You debunk the common understanding of love as romantic bqrbara, and explain it instead in terms of positive emotions that our bodies can understand, experience and develop beyond our friends and families.

She makes a good case for doing Loving Kindness Meditation and offers simple ways to do it.

Still, I freerickson say there is no value to be parsed out, but I can’t recall anything specific about this book to name. What a great way to think of our daily interactions!

This has to do with our evolutionary conditioning. Feb 12, Teri Temme rated it really liked it. And because of this, it can be very hard for us to assume positive intent in our daily interactions with other people.