Person-Oriented Conception of Happiness as the Ultimate Psychological Theory: Ten Main Reasons
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences
Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2017, Pages: 118-121
Received: Apr. 19, 2017;
Accepted: May 5, 2017;
Published: Oct. 22, 2017
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Leonid Zigfridovich Levit, Centre for Psychological Health and Education, Minsk, Belarus
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The present work gives in brief ten main arguments in favor of the Person-Oriented Conception of Happiness (POCH) as the main candidate to the role of the ultimate theory in modern psychology. Dual system and multilevel construction of POCH enables a bigger volume of material investigated, gives the opportunity for the scientist to occupy different positions for monitoring and analysis. POCH also covers heights and depths in the investigation – from studying biological predispositions of psychic phenomena up to acme of the human spirit.
Altruism, Egoism, Individuality, Personality, Self-realization, Systemic Approach, Ultimate Theory
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Leonid Zigfridovich Levit,
Person-Oriented Conception of Happiness as the Ultimate Psychological Theory: Ten Main Reasons, Psychology and Behavioral Sciences.
Vol. 6, No. 5,
2017, pp. 118-121.
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