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Psychology and the Search for Meaningful Balance uses state of the art psychological theory and research to help students understand and adjust to life in a context of continuous change, challenge, and opportunity. Distinctive coverage includes chapters on Life Purpose; Mindfulness; Spirituality; Money and Sustainability, Diversity, and Changing Demographics. Authors John Moritsugu, Elizabeth Vera, Jane Harmon Jacobs, and Melissa Kennedy are dedicated to bringing diverse voices to psychology by providing examples from broad ethnic, cultural, gender and geographic areas. An inviting writing style, ample pedagogical support throughout the book, and cutting edge topical coverage make this a psychological adjustment text for the 21st century.


We gratefully acknowledge John Moritsugu, Elizabeth Vera, Jane Harmon Jacobs, Melissa Kennedy for writing an excellent text.