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Positive Generalization Scale

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Related reading:

  • The Secret to Happiness: Let It Find You (But Make the Effort)
  • Happy Habits: 50 Suggestions
  • Happiness is an Attitude
  • Happy Friends Can Improve Your Health
  • Can a Gratitude List Make a Difference in Your Life?
  • Managing Adversity Improves the Outcome of Happiness
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  • For authors and more information:

    Carver, C. S., & Johnson, S. L. (2009). Tendencies toward mania and tendencies toward depression have distinct motivational, affective, and cognitive correlates. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 33, 552-569.

    Eisner, L. R., Johnson, S. L., & Carver, C. S. (2008). Cognitive responses to failure and success relate uniquely to bipolar depression versus mania. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 117, 154-163.

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