Taking a positive psychology perspective

A rejoinder to ‘Collecting qualitative data during a pandemic’ by David Silverman

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  • Bernadette Watson Hong Kong Polytechnic University

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https://doi.org/10.1558/cam.19747

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Author Biography

Bernadette Watson, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Bernadette Watson received her PhD in psychology (University of Queensland) and is currently Professor at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong. Her research interests include psychological wellbeing and health, health communication, language and social psychology, and intercultural communication. She is a Fellow of the International Association of Language and Social Psychology, and of the Hong Kong Academy of the Humanities. Her most recent book-length publication is Expanding Horizons in Health Communication – An Asian Perspective (Springer 2000, co-edited with J. Krieger).

References

BBC Worklife (2021) Coronavirus: How can society thrive post-pandemic? BBC Worklife. Online: https://www.bbc.com/worklife/article/20201118-coronavirus-how-will-it-affect-inequalities-mental-health

McDonald, Glenn (2020) 5 advances that have followed pandemics. Sky History Channel website, 15 July. Online: https://www.history.com/news/pandemics-advances

Seligman, Martin (2011) Flourish: A Visionary New Understanding of Happiness and Well-Being. New York: Free Press.

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Published

2021-09-01

How to Cite

Watson, B. (2021). Taking a positive psychology perspective: A rejoinder to ‘Collecting qualitative data during a pandemic’ by David Silverman. Communication and Medicine, 17(2), 191–193. https://doi.org/10.1558/cam.19747

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