This booklet is a primary try to mix insights from the 2 views in regards to the query of that means via studying a set of theoretical and empirical works. This quantity for this reason is destined to develop into a massive addition to mental literature: either from the perspective of the heritage of principles (again this might be one of many first instances that optimistic and existentialist psychologies meet) and from the perspective of theoretical and empirical examine into the which means suggestion in psychology.
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