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Fowers, B. J., Laurenceau, J-P., Penfield, R. D., Cohen, L. M., Lang, S. F., Owenz, M. B., & Pasipandoya, E. (2016). Enhancing relationship quality measurement: The development of the Relationship Flourishing Scale. Journal of Family Psychology, 30, 997-1007.
Fowers, B. J. (2016). Aristotle on eudaimonia: On the virtue of returning to the source. In J. Vittersø (Ed.), The handbook of eudaimonic well-being (pp. 67-83). New York: Springer.
Lefevor, G. T., & Fowers, B. J. (2016). Traits, situational factors, and their interactions as explanations of helping behavior. Journal of Personality and Individual Differences, 92, 159-163.
Fowers, B. J. (2015). The promise of a flourishing theoretical psychology. Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology, 53, 1-15.
Fowers, B. J. (2015). The evolution of ethics: Human sociality and the emergence of ethical mindedness. London, England: Palgrave/McMillan.
Fowers, B. J. (2015). An Aristotelian analysis of the structure of human action. In J. Martin, J. Sugarman, & K. Slaney (Eds.), The Wiley handbook of theoretical and philosophical psychology: Methods, approaches and new directions for social science, (pp. 70-84). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley and Sons.
Fowers, B. J., Cohen, L. M., Winakur, E., Lang, S., Lefevor, G. T., & Owenz, M. B. (2014). What makes goals choiceworthy? A qualitative study of hedonic, eudaimonic, and structural motives. Journal of Positive Psychology, 9, 235-253.
Fowers, B. J. (2014). Toward programmatic research on virtue assessment: Challenges and prospects. Theory and Research in Education, 12, 309-328.
Fowers, B. J., & Winakur, E. (2014). Key virtues of the psychotherapist: A eudaimonic view. In S. van Hooft & N. Saunders (Eds.), The handbook of virtue ethics (pp. 386-396). Durham, England: Acumen.
Fowers, B. J. (2012). Placing virtue and the human good in psychology. Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology, 32, 1-9.
Fowers, B. J. (2012). An Aristotelian framework for the human good. Journal of Theoretical and Philosophical Psychology, 32, 10-23.
Fowers, B. J., & Owenz, M. B. (2010). A eudaimonic theory of marital quality. Journal of Family Theory and Review, 2, 334-352.
Fowers, B. J., Mollica, C. O., & Procacci, E. N. (2010). Constitutive and instrumental goal orientations and their relations with eudaimonic and hedonic well-being. Journal of Positive Psychology, 5, 139-153.
Fowers, B. J. (2010). Instrumentalism and psychology: Beyond using and being used. Theory & Psychology, 20, 102-124.
Fowers, B. J. (2009). Virtue ethics. In S. J. Lopez (Ed.) The encyclopedia of positive psychology, Vol. 2, (pp. 1011-1016).London: Blackwell.
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Fowers, B. J. (2008). From continence to virtue: Recovering goodness, character unity, and character types for positive psychology. Theory & Psychology, 18, 629-653.
Fowers, B. J. & Davidov, B. J. (2007). Dialogue as the interplay of otherness and shared humanity. American Psychologist, 62, 705-706.
Fowers, B. J. & Davidov, B. J. (2006). The virtue of multiculturalism: Personal transformation, character, and openness to the other. American Psychologist, 61, 581-594.
Hawkins, A. J., Fowers, B. J., Carroll, J. S., & Yang, C. (2006). Conceptualizing and measuring marital virtues. In S. L. Hofferth & L. M. Casper (Eds.) Handbook of measurement issues in family research (pp. 67-83). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum.
Fowers, B. J. (2005). Virtue and psychology: Pursuing excellence in ordinary practices. Washington, DC: APA Press.
Fowers, B. J. (2005). Psychotherapy, character, and the good life. In B. Slife, J. Reber, & F. C. Richardson, (Eds.), Critical thinking about psychology: Hidden assumptions and plausible alternatives (pp. 39-59). Washington, D. C.: APA Press.
Fowers, B. J. (2003). Reason and human finitude: In praise of practical wisdom. American Behavioral Scientist, 47, 415-426.
Fowers, B. J., & Tjeltveit, A. (2003). Virtue obscured and retrieved: Character, community, and social science practices. American Behavioral Scientist, 47, 387-394.
Fowers, B. J. (2001). The limits of a technical concept of a good marriage: Examining the role of virtues in communication skills. Journal of Marital and Family Therapy, 27, 327-340.
Fowers, B. J. (2001). Culture, identity, and loyalty: New pathways for a culturally aware psychotherapy. In B. Slife, R. Williams, and S. Barlow, Critical Issues in psychology: Translating new ideas into practice (pp. 263-280). London: Sage.
Fowers, B. J. (2000). Beyond the myth of marital happiness. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.