Overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject Pd02.03.01 Is happiness a trait?

Additional keywords: character, personality, set-point

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 DcHow stable is happiness?, with 87 publications.
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ReferenceAnusic et al. (2014)
Author(s)Anusic, I.; Lucas, R.E.; Yap, S.C
TitleTesting Set-Point Theory in a Swiss National Sample: Reaction and Adaptation to Major Life Events.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2014, Vol. 119, 1256 -1288
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11205-013-0541-2
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11205-013-0541-2
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceAron & Aron (1987)
Author(s)Aron, E.; Aron, A.
TitleThe Influence of Inner State on Self-Reported Longterm Happiness.
SourceJournal of Humanistic Psychology, 1987, Vol. 27, 248 -270
Year1987
DOI linkDOI:10.1177/0022167887272009
ISSN0022 1678
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceBaxter et al. (1917)
Author(s)Baxter, M.F.; Washburn, M.F.; Yamada, K.
TitleDirected Recall of Pleasant and Unpleasant Experiences.
SourceAmerican Journal of Psychology, 1917, Vol. 28, 155 - 157
Year1917
WWW linkhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/1412945
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceBottan & Truglia (2010)
Author(s)Bottan, N. L.; Truglia, R.P.
TitleDeconstructing the Hedonic Treadmill: Is Happiness Autoregressive?
SourcePaper, University of San Andrés, 2010. Argentine
Year2010
WWW linkhttp://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1053535711000084
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceCaspi & Elder (1986)
Author(s)Caspi, A.; Elder, G.H.
TitleLife Satisfaction in Old Age: Linking Social Psychology and History.
SourceJournal of Psychology and Aging, 1986, Vol. 1, 18 - 26
Year1986
WWW linkhttp://psycnet.apa.org/journals/pag/1/1/18/
ISSN0882 7974
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceChamberlain & Zika (1992)
Author(s)Chamberlain, K.; Zika, S.
TitleStability and Change in Subjective Well-Being over Short Time Periods.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 1992, Vol. 26, 101 - 117
Year1992
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/BF00304394
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceChaplin et al. (1988)
Author(s)Chaplin, W.F.; Goldberg, L.R.; Oliver, P.J.
TitleConceptions of States and Traits: Dimensional Attributes with Ideals as Prototypes.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1988, Vol. 54, 541 - 557
Year1988
ISSN0022 3514
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceClark & Watson (1988)
Author(s)Clark, L.A.; Watson, D.
TitleMood and the Mundane: Relations between Daily Life Events and Self Reported Mood.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1988, Vol. 54, 296 - 308
Year1988
ISSN0022 3514
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceCummins & Nistico (2002)
Author(s)Cummins, R.A.; Nistico, H.
TitleMaintaining Life Satisfaction: the Role of Positive Cognitive Bias.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2002, Vol. 3, 37 - 69
Year2002
DOI linkdoi:10.1023/A:1015678915305
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573 7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceCummins (2010)
Author(s)Cummins, R.A.
TitleSubjective Wellbeing, Homeostatically Protected Mood and Depression: A Synthesis.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2010, Vol. 11, 1 - 17
Year2010
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s10902-009-9167-0
ISSN1389 4978
ISSN_online1573 7780
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceCummins (2012)
Author(s)Cummins, R.A.
TitleThe Determinants of Happiness.
SourceInternational Journal of Happiness and Development, 2012, Vol. 1, 86 - 101
Year2012
WWW linkhttp://www.inderscienceonline.com/doi/abs/10.1504/IJHD.2012.050833?journalCode=ijhd
ISSN2049 2804
ISSN_online2049 2790
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceEasterlin (2005b)
Author(s)Easterlin, R.A.
TitleIs there an " Iron Law of Happiness"?
SourceIEPR Working Paper 05.8, University of Southern California, 2005, Los Angelos, USA
Year2005
WWW linkhttp://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=653543
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceEasterlin (2010)
Author(s)Easterlin, R.A.
TitleExplaining Happiness.
SourceEasterlin, R.A., '' Happiness Growth and the Life Cycle'', Oxford University Press, 2010, Oxford, UK, 231 - 247
Year2010
ISBN978 0 19 959709 3
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceElder et al. (1985)
Author(s)Elder, G.H.; Caspi, A.; Nguyen, T.V.
TitleLinking Family Hardship to Children's Lives.
SourceChild Development, 1985, Vol. 56, 361 - 375
Year1985
ISSN0009 3920
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceGoldsmith & Campos (1990)
Author(s)Goldsmith, H.H.; Campos, J.J.
TitleThe Structure of Temporal Fear and Pleasure in Infants: A Psychometric Perspective.
SourceChild Development, 1990, Vol. 61, 1944 - 1964
Year1990
ISSN0009 3920
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceGrom (1987)
Author(s)Grom, B.
TitleGlück, Lebenszufriedenheit und Sinn, Erfahrungswissenschaftlich Betrachtet. (Happiness, Satisfaction and Meaning: Empirical Approach).
SourceGrom, B.;et al.Eds.:"Glück. Auf der Suche nach dem Guten Leben", Ullstein Verlag, 1987, Frankfurt, Germany, 13 - 190
Year1987
ISBN3 548 34370 8
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceHeadey & Muffels (2014)
Author(s)Headey, B.; Muffels, R.
TitleTrajectories of Life Satisfaction: Positive Feedback loops may explain why Life Satisfaction changes in Multi-Year Waves, rather than Oscillating around a Set-Point.
SourceSOEPpapers, 2014, No. 674, 1 - 46, Melbourne, Australia
Year2014
WWW linkhttp://www.diw.de/documents/dokumentenarchiv/17/diw_01.c.467652.de/027_soep2014paper_headey_muffels.pdf
ISSN1864 6689
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceHeadey & Wearing (1986)
Author(s)Headey, B.; Wearing, A.J.
TitleChains of Well-Being, Chains of Ill-Being. An Australian Panel Study, 1981-1985.
SourcePaper presented at the International Conference of Sociology, 1986, New Delhi, India
Year1986
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceHeadey (2006b)
Author(s)Headey, B.
TitleHappiness: Revising Set Point Theory and Dynamic Equilibrium Theory to Account for Long Term Change.
SourceDiscussion Paper 607, 2006, DIW, Berlin, Germany
Year2006
WWW linkhttp://www.diw.de/documents/publikationen/73/diw_01.c.44536.de/dp607.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceHeadey (2008b)
Author(s)Headey, B.
TitleThe Set-Point Theory of Well-Being: Negative Results and Consequent Revisions.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2008, Vol. 85, 389 - 403
Year2008
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s1205-007-9134-2
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceHelliwell et al. (2016b)
Author(s)Helliwell, J.F.; Bonikowska, A.; Shiplett, H.
TitleMigration as a Test of the Happiness Set Point Hypothesis: Evidence from Immigration to Canada.
SourceNBER Working Paper No. 22601, 1 - 45, Canada.
Year2016
WWW linkhttp://www.nber.org/papers/w22601
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceHorley & Laverly (1991)
Author(s)Horley, J.; Laverly, J.J.
TitleThe Stability and Sensitivity of Subjective Well-Being Measures.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 1991, Vol. 24, 113 - 122
Year1991
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/BF00300356
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceInkeles (1989)
Author(s)Inkeles, A.
TitleNational Character Revisited.
SourceThe Tocqueville Review, 1990/91, Vol. 12, 83 - 117
Year1989
WWW linkhttp://www.ssoar.info/ssoar/bitstream/handle/document/17951/ssoar-1989-inkeles-national_character_revisited.pdf?sequence=1
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceKohler et al. (2005)
Author(s)Kohler, H.P.; Behrman, J.R.; Skytthe, A.
TitlePartner + Children = Happiness? The Effects of Partnerships and Fertility on Well-Being.
SourcePopulation and Development Review, 2005, Vol. 31, 407 - 445
Year2005
DOI linkDOI:10.1111/j.1728-4457.2005.00078.x
ISSN0098 7921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceLandua (1992)
Author(s)Landua, D.
TitleAn Attempt to Classify Satisfaction Changes: Methodological and Content Aspects of a Longitudinal Problem.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 1992, Vol. 26, 221 - 241
Year1992
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/BF00286560
ISSN0303 8300
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceLarsen & Ketelaar (1989)
Author(s)Larsen, R.J.; Ketelaar, T.
TitleExtraversion, Neurotisism and Susceptibility to Positive and Negative Mood Induction.
SourceJournal of Personality and Individual Differences, 1989, Vol. 10, 1221 - 1228
Year1989
WWW linkhttp://deepblue.lib.umich.edu/bitstream/2027.42/28239/1/0000692.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceLawton (1983)
Author(s)Lawton, M.P.
TitleThe Varieties of Well-Being.
SourceExperimental Aging Research, 1983, Vol. 9, 65 - 72
Year1983
ISSN0361 073X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceLebo & Nesselroade (1978)
Author(s)Lebo, M.A.; Nesselroade, J.R.
TitleIntra Individual Differences Dimensions of Mood Change during Pregnancy identified in Five P-Technique Factor Analysis.
SourceJournal of Research in Personality, 1978, Vol. 12, 205 - 224
Year1978
DOI linkDOI:10.1016/0092-6566(78)90098-3
ISSN0092 6566
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceLucas et al. (2004)
Author(s)Lucas, R.E.; Clark, A.E.; Diener, E.; Georgellis, Y.
TitleUnemployment Alters the Set Point for Life Satisfaction.
SourcePsychological Science, 2004, Vol. 15, 8 - 13
Year2004
DOI linkDOI:10.1111/j.0963-7214.2004.01501002.x-
ISSN1186 2100
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceMcNeil et al. (1986a)
Author(s)McNeil, J.K.; Kozma, A.; Stones, M.J.
TitleSubjective Well-Being in Later Life: Issues Concerning Measurement and Prediction.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 1986, Vol. 18, 35 - 70
Year1986
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/BF00302532
ISSN0303 8300
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceMoller (1988)
Author(s)Moller, V.
TitleThe Relevance of Personal Domain Satisfaction for the Quality of Life in South Africa.
SourceSouth African Journal of Psychology, 1988, Vol. 3, 69 - 75
Year1988
ISSN0081 2463
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceNes et al. (2006)
Author(s)Nes, R.B.; Roysamb, E.; Tambs, K.
TitleSubjective Well-Being: Genetic and Environmental Contribution to Stability and Change.
SourcePsychological Medicine, 2006, Vol.36, 1033 - 1042.
Year2006
DOI linkDOI:10.1017/S0033291706007409
ISSN0033 2917
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceOrmel (1983)
Author(s)Ormel, J.
TitleNeuroticism and Well-Being Inventories: Measuring Traits or States?
SourcePsychological Medicine, 1983, Vol.13, 165 - 176
Year1983
ISSN0033 2917
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceRobinson et al. (2001)
Author(s)Robinson, J.L.; Corley, R.P.; Emde, R.N.
TitleDispositional Cheerfullness. Early Genetic and Environmental Influences.
SourceEmde, R.N.; Hewitt, J.K.: Eds.: ''Infancy to Early Childhood'', Oxford University Press, 2001, New York, USA, 163 - 177
Year2001
ISBN019 51 3012-X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceRogalski & Paisey (1987)
Author(s)Rogalski, S.; Paisey, T.
TitleNeuroticism versus Demographic Variables as Correlates of Self-Reported Life Satisfaction in a Sample of Older Adults.
SourcePersonality and Individual Differences, 1987, Vol. 8, 397 -401
Year1987
DOI linkdoi:10.1016/0191-8869(87)90040-7
ISSN0191 8869
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceRoysamb (2014)
Author(s)Roysamb, E.
TitleWell-Being: Heritable and Changeable
SourceBook: Stability of Happiness, 2014, Chapter 1, 9 - 36
Year2014
WWW linkhttps://www.researchgate.net/publication/264549215_Well-Being_Heritable_and_Changeable
DOI linkDOI: 10.1016/B978-0-12-411478-4.00002-3
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceSchimmack et al. (2010)
Author(s)Schimmack, U.; Krause, P.; Wagner, G.G.
TitleStability and Change of Well Being: An Experimentally Enhanced Latent State-Trait-Error Analysis.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2010, Vol. 95, 19 - 31
Year2010
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11205-009-9443-8
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceStones & Kozma (1986)
Author(s)Stones, M.J.; Kozma, A.
Title"Happy are They Who are Happy....", A Test between Two Causal Models of Relationships between Happiness and its Correlates.
SourceExperimental Aging Research, 1986, Vol. 12, 23 - 29
Year1986
ISSN0361 073X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceStones & Kozma (1986a)
Author(s)Stones, M.J.; Kozma, A.
TitleHappiness and Activities as Propensities.
SourceJournal of Gerontology, 1986, Vol. 41, 85 - 90
Year1986
ISSN0022 1422
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceStones et al. (1995)
Author(s)Stones, M.J.; Hadjistavropoulos, T.; Kozma, A.; Tuuko, H.
TitleHappiness has Traitlike and Statelike Properties: A Reply to Veenhoven.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 1995, Vol. 36, 129 - 144
Year1995
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/BF01079722
ISSN0303 8300
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceTuddenham (1962)
Author(s)Tuddenham, R.D.
TitleConstancy of Personal Morale over a Fifteen-Year Interval.
SourceChild Development, 1962, Vol. 33, 663 - 673
Year1962
ISSN0009 3920
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceUglanova (2012)
Author(s)Uglanova, E.
TitleRethinking the Hedonic Treadmill. Differences in Adaptation Patterns across Events, People and Nations.
SourceThesis, University of Bremen, 2012, Germany
Year2012
WWW linkHTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/uglanova_e_2012.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceVeenhoven (1994c)
Author(s)Veenhoven, R.
TitleIs Happiness a Trait? Test of the Theory that a Better Society does not Make People any Happier.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 1994, Vol. 32, 101 - 160
Year1994
WWW linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/1765/16155
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/BF01078732
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceVeenhoven (1998a)
Author(s)Veenhoven, R.
TitleTwo State-Trait Discussions on Happiness. A Reply to Stones et al.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 1998, Vol. 43, 211 - 225
Year1998
WWW linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/1765/16325
DOI linkDOI:10.1023/A:1006867109976
ISSN0303 8300
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceVeenhoven (2005a)
Author(s)Veenhoven, R.
TitleHappiness is Hardship.
SourceBruni, L.;Porta, P.L.:"Economics and Happiness", Oxford University Press, 2005, UK, 243 - 266
Year2005
WWW linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/1765/8649
ISBN0 19 92886 280
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceVeenhoven (2009at)
Author(s)Veenhoven, R.
TitleFindings on Happiness and Happiness Career.
SourceWorld Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report H5, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009, http://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl.
Year2009
WWW linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/1765/403
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceWashburn et al. (1925)
Author(s)Washburn, M.F.; Harding, L.; Simmons, H.; Tomlinson, D.
TitleFurther experiments on directed recall as a test of cheerful and depressed temperaments.
SourceAmerican Journal of Psychology, 1925, Vol. 36, 454 - 456
Year1925
WWW linkhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/1414172.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceWashburn et al. (1926)
Author(s)Washburn, M.F.; Booth, M.E.; Glicksmann, E.; Stocker, S.
TitleA comparison of directed and free recalls of pleasant and unpleasant experiences as test of cheerful and depressed temperaments.
SourceAmerican Journal of Psychology, 1926, Vol. 7, 278 - 288
Year1926
WWW linkhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/1413697.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceWatson & Clark (1984)
Author(s)Watson, D.; Clark, L.A.
TitleNegative Affectivity: The Disposition to Experience Aversive Emotional States.
SourcePsychological Bulletin, 1984, Vol. 96, 465 - 490
Year1984
ISSN0033 2909
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceWatson (1988)
Author(s)Watson, D.
TitleIntra-individual and Inter-individual Analyses of Positive and Negative Affect: Their Relation to Health Complaints, Perceived Stress and Daily Activities.
SourceJournal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1988, Vol. 54, 1020 - 1030
Year1988
ISSN0022 3514
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceWierzbicki (1986)
Author(s)Wierzbicki, M.
TitleSimilarity of Monozygotic and Dizygobic Twins in Level and Lability of Subclinically Depressed Mood.
SourceJournal of Clinical Psychology, 1986, Vol.42, 577 - 585
Year1986
DOI linkdoi:10.1002/1097-4679(198607)42:4<577::AID-JCLP2270420406>3.0.CO;2-J
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceWilliams (1981)
Author(s)Williams, D.G.
TitlePersonality and Mood: State-Trait Relationships.
SourcePersonality and Individual Differences, 1981, Vol. 2, 303 -309
Year1981
DOI linkDOI:10.1016/0191-8869(81)90085-4
ISSN0191 8869
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceYoung (1937)
Author(s)Young, P.T.
TitleIs Cheerfulness-Depression a General Temperamental Trait?
SourcePsychological Review, 1937, Vol. 44, 313 - 319
Year1937
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceYoung (1937a)
Author(s)Young, P.T.
TitleLaughing and Weeping, Cheerfulness and Depression: A Study of Moods among College Students.
SourceJournal of Social Psychology, 1937, Vol. 8, 311 - 334
Year1937
ISSN0022 4545
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceZelenski & Larsen (2000)
Author(s)Zelenski, J.M.; Larsen, R.J.
TitleThe Distribution of Basic Emotions in Every Day Life: A State and Trait Perspective from Experience Sampling Data.
SourceJournal of Research in Personality, 2000, Vol. 34, 178 - 197
Year2000
DOI linkDOI:10.1006/jrpe.1999.2275
ISSN0092 6566
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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Pd02.03.01 Is happiness a trait?

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