Life balance multidisciplinary theories and research /

Life Balance: Multidisciplinary Theories and Research is a unique text that offers empirical research and theories to a concept not yet recognized in the scientific community. Dr. Kathleen Matuska and Dr.

Other Authors: Matuska, Kathleen M., Christiansen, Charles.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Thorofare, NJ : Bethesda, MD : SLACK Inc. ; AOTA Press, [2009]
Physical Description: xix, 274 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Table of Contents:
  • Life balance : evolving the concept /
  • Charles H. Christiansen [and others]
  • Life balance : the meaning and the menace in a metaphor /
  • Jerome E. Bickenbach and Thomas A. Glass
  • Problematizing life balance : difference, diversity, and disadvantage /
  • Gail Elizabeth Whiteford
  • Optimal lifestyle mix : an inductive approach /
  • Ruut Veenhoven
  • Multiple roles and life balance : an intellectual journey /
  • Stephen Marks
  • Defining and validating measures of life balance : suggestions, a new measure, and some preliminary results /
  • Kennon M. Sheldon
  • Measuring life balance through discrepancy theories and subjective well-being /
  • Robert A. Cummins
  • Time use and balance /
  • Andrew S. Harvey and Jerome Singleton
  • Aspects of daily occupations that promote life balance among women in Sweden /
  • Lena-Karin Erlandsson and Carita Håkansson
  • Importance of experiential challenges in a balanced life : micro- and macro-perspectives /
  • Dennis Persson and Hans Jonsson
  • Theoretical model of lifestyle balance and imbalance /
  • Kathleen Matuska and Charles H. Christiansen
  • Another perspective on life balance : living in integrity with values /
  • Wendy Pentland and Mary Ann McColl
  • The "hurried" child : myth vs. reality /
  • Sandra L. Hofferth, David A. Kinney, and Janet S. Dunn
  • Time use imbalance : developmental and emotional costs /
  • Jiri Zuzanek
  • Emotional regulation, processing, and recovery after acquired brain injury : contributors to life balance /
  • Beatriz C. Abreu [and others]
  • Professional coaching for life balance /
  • Amy Heinz and Wendy Pentland
  • Research directions for advancing the study of life balance and health /
  • Catherine Backman and Dana Anaby.