Overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject Jc15 Optimism/Positivity

Additional keywords: negativism, cynical, rose colored

See also the Bibliography subjects:
 Ke02.03Hope, with 41 publications.
 Kf04Belief in social progress, with 2 publications.
 Oa02Satisfaction with everything, with 1 publications.

See also studies with correlational findings on:
  Happiness and A08 ATTITUDES
  Happiness and H12 HOPE
  Happiness and N06 NATION: ATTITUDES TO ONES NATION

ReferenceAdler & Fagley (2005)
Author(s)Adler, M.G.; Fagley, N.S.
TitleAppreciation: Individual Differences in Finding Value and Meaning as a Unique Predictor of Subjective Well-Being.
SourceJournal of Personality, 2005, Vol. 73, 79 - 114
Year2005
DOI linkDOI:10.1111/j.1467-6494.2004.00305.x
ISSN0022 3506
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceAlarcon et al. (2013)
Author(s)Alarcon, G. M.; Bowling, N.A.; Khazon, S.
TitleGreat Expectations: A Meta-Analitic Examination of Optimism and Hope.
SourcePersonality and Individual Differences, 2013, Vol. 54, 821 - 827
Year2013
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/j.paid.2012.12.004
ISSN0191 8869
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceAspinwall & Taylor (1992)
Author(s)Aspinwall, L.G.; Taylor, S.E.
TitleModeling Cognitive Adaptation: A Longitudinal Investigation of the Impact of Individual Differences and Coping of College Adjustment Performance.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1992, Vol. 63, 989 - 1003
Year1992
ISSN0022 3514
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceBailey et al. (2007)
Author(s)Bailey, T. C.; Eng, W.; Frisch, M.B.
TitleHope and Optimism as related to Life Satisfaction.
SourceThe Journal of Positive Psychology, 2007, Vol. 2, 168 - 175
Year2007
WWW linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17439760701409546
DOI linkDOI: 10.1080/17439760701409546
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceBen-Zur (2012)
Author(s)Ben-Zur, H.
TitleLoneliness, Optimism, and Well-Being Among Married, Divorced, and Widowed Individuals.
SourceThe Journal of Psychology: Interdisciplinary and Applied, 2012, Vol. 146, 23 - 36
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00223980.2010.548414
DOI linkDoi: 10.1080/00223980.2010.548414
ISSN0022 3980
ISSN_online1940 1019
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBusseri (2013)
Author(s)Busseri, M.A.
TitleHow Dispositional Optimists and Pessimists evaluate their Past, Present and Anticipated Future Life Satisfaction: A Lifespan Approach.
SourceEuropean Journal of Personality, 2013, Vol. 27, 185 - 199
Year2013
DOI linkdoi: 10.1002/per
ISSN_online1099 0984
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBusseri et al. (2009a)
Author(s)Busseri, M.A.; Choma, B.L.; Sadava, S.W.
Title"As good as it gets" or "The best is yet to come"? How Optimists and Pessimists view their Past, Present, and Anticipated Future Life Satisfaction.
SourcePersonality and Individual Differences, 2009, Vol. 47, 352 - 356
Year2009
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/j.paid.2009.04.002
ISSN0191 869
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceChang (1998)
Author(s)Chang, E.C.
TitleDispositional Optimism and Primary and Secondary Appraisal of a Stressor: Controlling for Confounding Influences and Relations to Coping and Psychological and Physical Adjustment.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1998, Vol.74, 1109 - 1120
Year1998
ISSN0022 3514
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceChang et al. (2002)
Author(s)Chang, E.C.; Sanna, L.J; Yang, K.M.
TitleOptimism, Pessimism, Affectivity, and Psychological Adjustment in US and Korea: a Test of a Mediation Model.
SourcePersonality and Individual Differences, 2002, Vol. 34, 1195 - 1208
Year2002
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0191886902001095
DOI linkDOI: 10.1016/S0191-8869(02)00109-5
ISSN0191 8869
ISSN_online1467 6494
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceChipperfield (1993)
Author(s)Chipperfield, J.G.
TitleIncongruence between Health Perceptions and Health Problems: Implications for Survival among Seniors.
SourceJournal of Aging and Health, 1993, Vol. 5, 475 - 496
Year1993
WWW linkhttp://jah.sagepub.com/content/5/4/475
DOI linkDOI: 10.1177/089826439300500404
ISSN0898 2643
ISSN_online1552 6887
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceCini et al. (2013)
Author(s)Cini, F.; Ellis, S.; Kruger, S.
TitleA Model of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivations on Subjective Well-Being: The Experience of Overnight Visitors to a National Park.
SourceApplied Research Quality Life, 2013, Vol. 8, 45 - 61
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/journal/11482/8/1/page/1
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s11482-012-9173-y
ISSN1871 2584
ISSN_online1871 2576
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDaukantaite & Bergman (2005)
Author(s)Daukantaite, D.; Bergman, L.R.
TitleChildhood Roots of Woman's Subjective Well-Being. The Role of Optimism.
SourceEuropean Psychologist, 2005, Vol. 10, 287 - 297
Year2005
DOI linkDOI:10.1027/1016-9040.10.4.287
ISSN1016 9040
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDaukantaite & Zukauskiene (2012)
Author(s)Daukantaite, D.; Zukauskiene, R.
TitleOptimism and Subjective Well-Being: Affectivity Plays a Secondary Role in the Relationship Between Optimism and Global Life Satisfaction in the Middle-Aged Women. Longitudinal and Cross-Cultural Findings.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2012, Vol. 13, 1- 16
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/10.1007/s10902-010-9246-2
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s10902-010-9246-2
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573 7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDeFátima Perloiro (2004)
Author(s)DeFátima Perloiro, M.
TitleOptimism, Pessimism and Life Satisfaction in Portugese Families.
SourcePresentation, 2nd European Conference on Positive Psychology, 2004, Verbania, Pallanza, Italy
Year2004
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceDeJuan et al. (2014)
Author(s)DeJuan, R.; Mochon, D.; Rojas, E.
TitleExpectations and Happiness: Evidence from Spain.
SourceJournal of Social Research & Policy, 2014, Vol. 5, 101 - 114
Year2014
ISSN2067 2640
ISSN_online2068 9861
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDiener et al. (2000)
Author(s)Diener, E.; Napa, C.K.; Oishi, S.
TitlePositivity and the Construction of Life Satisfaction Judgements: Global Happiness is not the Sum of its Parts.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2000, Vol. 1, 159 - 176.
Year2000
DOI linkDOI:10.1023/A:1010031813405
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573 7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceGallagher & Lopez (2009)
Author(s)Gallagher, M.W.; Lopez, S.J.
TitlePositive Expectancies and Mental Health: Identifying the Unique Contributions of Hope and Optimism.
SourceThe Journal of Positive Psychology, 2009, Vol. 4, 548 - 556
Year2009
ISSN1743 9760
ISSN_online1743 9779
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceGavrilov-Jerkovi? et al. (2014)
Author(s)Gavrilov-Jerkovi?, V.; Jovanovi?, V.; Zuljevi?, D.
TitleWhen Less is More: A Short Version of the Personal Optimism Scale and the Self-Efficacy Optimism Scale.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2014, Vol. 15, 455 - 474
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s10902-013-9432-0
DOI linkDoi: 10.1007/s10902-013-9432-0
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573 7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceHalama (2010)
Author(s)Halama, P.
TitleHope as a Mediator between Personality Traits and Life Satisfaction.
SourceStudia Psychologica, 2010, Vol. 52, 309 - 314
Year2010
WWW linkhttp://katpsych.truni.sk/osobne/halama/halama2010.pdf
ISSN0039 3320
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceHe et al. (2013)
Author(s)He, F.; Cao, R.; Peng, J.
TitleThe Impacts of Dispositional Optimism and Psychological Resilience on the Subjective Well-Being of Burn Patients: A Structural Equation Modelling Analysis.
SourcePLOS One, Open Access, 2013, Vol. 8, No. 82939, 1 - 6
Year2013
DOI linkdoi:10.1371/journal.pone.0082939
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceHornung (2004)
Author(s)Hornung, B.
TitleWas Uns Wirklich Glücklicher Macht. (What Really Makes us Happy).
SourceInstitut für Glückforschung, 2004, Münschen, Germany
Year2004
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceIsaacowitz (2005)
Author(s)Isaacowitz, D.M.
TitleCorrelates of Well-Being in Adulthood and Old Age: A Tale of Two Optimism.
SourceJournal of Research in Personality, 2005, Vol. 39, 224 - 244
Year2005
DOI linkDOI:10.1016/j.jrp.2004.02.003
ISSN0092 6566
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceKapikiran (2012)
Author(s)Kapikiran, N.A.
TitlePositive and Negative Affecitivity as Mediator and Moderator of the Relationship between Optimism and Life Satisfaction in Turkish University Students.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2012, Vol. 106, 333 - 345
Year2012
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s1205-011-9807-8
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceKhoo & Bishop (1996)
Author(s)Khoo, S.A.; Bishop, G.D.
TitleStress and Optimism: Relationships to Coping and Well-Being.
SourcePsychologia, 1996, Vol. 39, 29 - 40
Year1996
ISSN0033 2852
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKonwicka (1976)
Author(s)Konwicka, T.
TitleHomology of Predictions and Wishes.
SourceOrnauer, H.;et al.,Eds.: "Images of the World 2000:A Comparative Ten Nation Study", Humanities Press, 1976, USA, 403 - 419
Year1976
ISBN90 279 7551 5
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceLee & Im (2007)
Author(s)Lee, J.Y.; Im, G.S.
TitleSelf-enhancing Bias in Personality, Subjective Happiness, and Perception of Life-events: A Replication in a Korean Aged Sample.
SourceAging & Mental Health, 2007, Vol. 11, 57 - 60
Year2007
WWW linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17164158
ISSN1360 7863
ISSN_online1364 6915
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceLeedham et al. (1995)
Author(s)Leedham, B.; Frist, W.H.; Meyerowitz, B.E.; Muirhead, J.
TitlePositive Expectations Predict Health after Heart Transplantation.
SourceHealth Psychology, 1995, Vol. 14, 74 - 79
Year1995
ISSN0278 6133
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceLeung et al. (2005)
Author(s)Leung, B.W.; McBride, M.; Moneta, G.B.
TitleThink Positively and Feel Positively: Optimism and Life Satisfaction in Late Life.
SourceInternational Journal of Aging and Human Development, 2005, Vol. 61, 335 - 365
Year2005
WWW linkhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16318251
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceLightsey et al. (2013a)
Author(s)Lightsey, O.R.; Gharghani, G.G.; Katz, A.M.
TitlePositive Automatic Cognitions Mediate the Relationship Between Personality and Trait Positive Affect.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2013, Vol.14, 115 - 134
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10902-011-9319-x
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s10902-011-9319-x
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573 7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceMarshall et al. (1992)
Author(s)Marshall, G.N.; Kusulas, J.; Wortman, C.B.
TitleDistinguishing Optimism From Pessimism: Relations to Fundamental Dimensions of Mood and Personality.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1992, Vol. 62, 1067 - 1074
Year1992
WWW linkhttp://psycnet.apa.org/psycinfo/1992-33584-001
DOI linkDOI:10.1037/0022-3514.62.6.1067
ISSN0022 3514
ISSN_online1939 1315
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceOberle et al. (2011)
Author(s)Oberle, E.; Schonert-Reichl, K. A.; Zumbo, B.D.
TitleLife Satisfaction in Early Adolescence: Personal, Neighborhood, School, Family, and Peer Influences.
SourceJournal of Youth and Adolescence, 2011, Vol. 40, 889 - 901
Year2011
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10964-010-9599-1#
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s10964-010-9599-1
ISSN0047 2891
ISSN_online1573 6601
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferencePiper (2014a)
Author(s)Piper, A.T.
TitleZukunftsangst! Fear of (and Hope for) the Future and its Impact on Life Satisfaction.
SourceMPRA Working Paper, 2014, No. 59557, 1 - 28, Flensburg, Germany
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/59557/
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferencePiper (2014d)
Author(s)Piper, A.T.
TitleZukunftsangst! Fear of (and hope for) the future and its impact on life satisfaction.
Source MPRA Working Paper, 2014, No. 59557, 1 - 52
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://mpra.ub.uni-muenchen.de/59557/
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceRollero & Tartaglia (2009)
Author(s)Rollero, C.; Tartaglia, S.
TitlePreserving Life Satisfaction During the Economic Crisis. Which Factors can Help?
SourcePsicologia Politica, 2009, Vol. 39, 75 - 87
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://www.uv.es/garzon/psicologia%20politica/N39-5.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceRutledge et al. (2015)
Author(s)Rutledge, R.B.; Dayan, P.; Skandali, N.
TitleDopaminergic Modulation of Decision Making and Subjective Well-Being.
SourceThe Journal of Neuroscience, 2015, Vol. 35, 9811 - 9822
Year2015
DOI linkDOI:10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0702-15.2015
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceScheier et al. (1989)
Author(s)Scheier, M.F.; Magovern, G.J.; Matthews, K.A.; Owens, J.F.
TitleDispositional Optimism and Recovery from Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: The Beneficial Effects on Physical and Psychological Well-Being.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1989, Vol. 57, 1024 - 1040
Year1989
ISSN0022 3514
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceSegerstrom et al. (1998)
Author(s)Segerstrom, S.C.; Fahey, J.L.; Kenemeny, M.E.; Taylor, S.E.
TitleOptimism is Associated with Mood, Coping, and Immune Change in Responce to Stress.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1998, Vol. 74, 1646 - 1655
Year1998
ISSN0022 3814
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceSeligman (1991)
Author(s)Seligman, M.
TitleLearned Optimism.
SourceA.A. Knopf, 1991, New York, USA
Year1991
ISBN90 274 2708 9
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceStassen & Staats (1988)
Author(s)Stassen, M.A.; Staats, S.
TitleHope and Happiness: A Comparison of some Discrepancies.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 1988, Vol. 20, 45 - 58
Year1988
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/BF00384217
ISSN0303 8300
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceSteca et al. (2009)
Author(s)Steca, P.; Caprara, G.V.; Tramontano, C
TitleDevelopmental Pathways and Correlates of Positive Thinking in the Transistion Adoloscence to Early Adulthood.
SourceFreire, T.;Ed.: "Understanding Positive Life Researche and Practice on Positive Psychology", Climepsi, 2009, Lisabon, Portugal, 227 - 250
Year2009
ISBN978 972 796 310 2
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceTaylor (1989)
Author(s)Taylor, S.E.
TitlePositive Illusions, Creative Self-Deception and the Healthy Mind.
SourceBasic Books, 1989, New York, USA
Year1989
ISBN0 465 06052 8
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceThomae (1979)
Author(s)Thomae, H.
TitleErlebte Unveränderlichkeit von gesundheitlicher und ökonomischer Belastung. (Perceived Certainty of Health and Economic Stress: A Contribution to a Cognitive Theory of Adjustment to Aging).
SourceZeitschrift für Gerontologie, 1979, Vol. 12, 439 - 459
Year1979
ISSN0044 281X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceVeenhoven (2009ba)
Author(s)Veenhoven, R.
TitleFindings on Happiness and Hope.
SourceWorld Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report H11, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009, http://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl.
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/1765/409
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceWerner (2012)
Author(s)Werner, S.
TitleSubjective Well-being , Hope, and Needs of Individuals with Serious Mental Illness.
SourcePyschiatry Research, 2012, Vol. 196, 214 - 219
Year2012
DOI linkDOI:10.1016/j.psychres.2011.10.012
ISSN0165 1781
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceWiseman (2003)
Author(s)Wiseman, R.
TitleThe Luck Factor.
SourceCentury, 2003, UK
Year2003
ISBN07 1262 3884
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceYalcin (2011)
Author(s)Yalcin, I
TitleSocial Support and Optimism as Predictors of Life Satisfaction of College Students.
SourceInternational Journal of Advancement of Counseling, 2011, Vol. 33, 79 - 87
Year2011
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10447-011-9113-9
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s10447-011-9113-9
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

End of overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject
Jc15 Optimism/Positivity

46  Number of publications
21  Of which eligible for Findings archive
1  Entered
20  Waiting list