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The first book to move beyond childhood and adolescence to explore processes of resilience across the lifespan, this cutting-edge volume synthesizes the best current research in the field. Contributors offer a comprehensive examination of resilience at multiple levels of analysis, from genetic and physiological factors through individual, family, and community processes. Compelling topics include: *Whether resilience is best understood as a trait, a dynamic developmental process, an outcome, or all of the above. *How resilience intersects with health and well-being across the adult life cycle. *Cross-cultural issues in conceptualization and measurement. *Ways to enhance adult resilience, including reviews of exemplary programs.
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Nigel James Spackman (born 2 December 1960 in Romsey, Hampshire) is an English football manager and former player who played as a midfielder from 1980 to 1998 notably for Liverpool, Chelsea and Rangers.
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