List of Contributors.
Preface.On the Causal Role of Meaning (D. Bolton & J. Hill).
The Biopsychosociology of Meaning (P. Gilbert).
Conscious and Unconscious Representations of Meaning (M. Power).
Early Adversity and the Creation of Personal Meaning (B. Andrews).
The Impact of Trauma on Meaning: From Meaningless World to Meaningful Life (R. Janoff–Bulman & C. Frantz).
Psychological Defences and the Distortion of Meaning (C. Brewin).
The Transformation of Meaning in Cognitive Therapy (A. Hackmann).
The Transformation of Meaning: The Interacting Cognitive Subsystems Approach (J. Teasdale).
Emotion in the Creation of Personal Meaning (L. Greenberg & J. Pascual–Leone).
The Transformation of Meaning: A Psychoanalytic Perspective (P. Mollon).
Foundations for the Systematic Study of Meaning and Therapeutic Change (M. Power & C. Brewin).