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Humanities’ Search for Meaning

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Meaning and Purpose / Philosophy / Positive Psychology / Uncategorized

When I was leading a University of the Third Age (U3A) group about retirement (called Retired: Now What?) I was doing some online research on the topics I wanted to cover: how we use our time; meaning; purpose; relationships etc. The Positive Psychology ‘movement’ (Martin Seligman PhD) has developed a model called PERMA. I was pretty excited about this formula that seemed to cover many aspects of life. PERMA is an acronym for:¬†Positive emotions;¬†Engagement;¬†Relationships; Meaning; […]