Overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject Hb01.03 Childlessness

Additional keywords: sterile, infertility, voluntary, unwanted

See also the Bibliography subjects:
 Ib03Particular health defects, with 210 publications.

See also studies with correlational findings on:
  Happiness and C03 CHILDREN: HAVING (parental status)

ReferenceAbbey et al. (1992)
Author(s)Abbey, A.; Andrews, F.M.; Halman, L.J.
TitleInfertility and Subjective Well-Being: The Mediating Roles of Self-Esteem, Internal Control, and Interpersonal Conflict.
SourceJournal of Marriage and Family, 1992, Vol. 54, 408 - 417
Year1992
WWW linkhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/353072?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents
DOI linkDoi: 10.2307/353072
ISSN0022 2445
ISSN_online1741 3737
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceAbbey et al. (1994)
Author(s)Abbey, A.; Andrews, F.M.; Halman, L.J.
TitlePsychosocial Predictors of Life Quality: How are They Effected by Infertility, Gender and Parenthood?
SourceJournal of Family Issues, 1994, Vol. 15, 253 - 271
Year1994
ISSN0192 513X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceAbbey et al. (1994a)
Author(s)Abbey, A.; Andrews, F.M.; Halman, L.J.
TitleInfertility and Parenthood: Does Becoming a Parent Increase Well-Being?
SourceJournal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 1994, Vol. 62, 398 - 403
Year1994
DOI linkdoi: 10.1037/0022-006X.62.2.398 …
ISSN0022 006X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceAndersson et al. (2013)
Author(s)Andersson, M.A.; Glass, J.; Simon, R.W.
TitleUsers Beware: Variable Effects of Parenthood on Happiness Within and Across International Datasets.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2014, Vol. 115, 945 - 961
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11205-013-0244-8
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/s11205-013-0244-8
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceAndrews et al. (1991)
Author(s)Andrews, F.M.; Abbey, A.; Halman, L.J.
TitleStress from Infertility, Marriage Factors, and Subjective Well-Being of Wives and Husbands.
SourceJournal of Health and Social Behavior, 1991, Vol. 32, 238 - 253
Year1991
ISSN0022 1465
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBaranowska-Rataj & Matysiak (2011)
Author(s)Baranowska-Rataj, A.; Matysiak, A.
TitleDoes Parenthood increase Happiness? Evidence for Poland.
SourceWorking Paper, Institute of Statistics and Demography, 2011, Warsaw, Poland
Year2011
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBell & Eisenberg (1985)
Author(s)Bell, J.E.; Eisenberg, N.
TitleLife Satisfaction in Midlife Childless and Empty-Nest Men and Women.
SourceLifestyles: A Journal of Changing Patterns, 1985, Vol. 7, 146 - 155
Year1985
WWW linkhttp://www.springerlink.com/content/k8t07v6r73601k14/fulltext.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceBernhardt & Fratczak (2005)
Author(s)Bernhardt, E.; Fratczak, E.
TitleFamily Status and Subjective Well-Being: Comparing Poland and Sweden.
SourcePaper presented at IUSSP Conference , 2005, Tours, France
Year2005
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBrown et al. (2012)
Author(s)Brown, D.; Smith, C.; Woolf, J.
TitleAn Empirical Investigation into the Determinants of Life Satisfaction in New Zealand.
SourceNew Zealand Economic Papers, 2012, Vol. 46 3239 - 251
Year2012
DOI linkDOI:10.1080/00779954.2012.657896
ISSN00777 995
ISSN_online1943 4863
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceBurman & DeAnda (1986)
Author(s)Burman, B.; DeAnda, D.
TitleParenthood or Nonparenthood: A Comparison of Intentional Families.
SourceLifestyles: A Journal of Changing Patterns, 1986, Vol. 8, 69 - 84
Year1986
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/BFO1553339
ISSN0162 570X
ISSN_online1573 3475
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceCallan (1986)
Author(s)Callan, V.J.
TitleSingle Women, Voluntary Childlessness and Perception about Life and Marriage.
SourceJournal of Biosocial Science, 1986, Vol. 18, 479 - 487
Year1986
DOI linkdoi:10.1017/S0021932000016497
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceCloin & Wennekers (2007)
Author(s)Cloin, J.C.; Wennekers, C.H.
TitleEen Gelukkige Combinatie. (A Happy Combination).
SourceSchnabel, P. ; Ed.: "Veel Geluk in Nederland", Social Cultural Planning Office, 2007, The Hague, Netherlands, 51 - 56
Year2007
ISBN97890 377 02958
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceConnidis & McMullin (1993)
Author(s)Connidis, I.; McMullin, J.A.
TitleTo Have or Have not: Parent Status and the Subjective Well-being of older Men and Women.
SourceThe Gerontologist 1993, Vol. 33, 630 - 636
Year1993
ISSN1758 5341
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceCzapinski (1991)
Author(s)Czapinski, J.
TitleIllusions and Biases in Psychological Well-Being: An 'Onion'Theory of Happiness.
SourcePaper presented at the Working Meeting of I.S.R. and I.S.S., 1991, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Year1991
WWW linkHTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/czapinski_j_1991.pdf
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceDeJong et al. (1984)
Author(s)DeJong, G.F.; Cornwell, G.T.; Hanson, S.L.; Stokes-Shannon, C.
TitleChildless and One Child, but Not by Choice: A Note on Some Long-Term Consequences for Life Satisfaction of Rural-Reared Married Women.
SourceRural Sociology, 1984, Vol. 49, 441 - 451
Year1984
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceDeWit (2006)
Author(s)DeWit, L.
TitleGeld Maakt Gelukkiger dan Kinderen of Gezondheid. (Money Makes Happier then Children or Health).
SourcePress release online Survey "Geluksmonitor", Trendbox, 2006, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Year2006
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceDykstra & Liefbroer (1998)
Author(s)Dykstra, P.A.; Liefbroer, A.C.
TitleKinderloos en toch Gelukkig? (Childless but Still Happy?)
SourceMens en Maatschappij, 1998, Vol. 73, 108 - 129
Year1998
ISSN0025 9454
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceDykstra & Wagner (2007)
Author(s)Dykstra, P.A.; Wagner, M.
TitlePathway to Childlessness and Late-Life Outcomes.
SourceJournal of Family Issues, 2007, Vol. 26, 1487 - 1517
Year2007
DOI linkDOI:10.1177/0192513X07303879
ISSN0192 513X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceDykstra (2009)
Author(s)Dykstra, P.A.
TitleThe Wellbeing of Childness Men and Fathers in Mid-Life.
SourceAging and Society, 2009, Vol. 29, 1227 - 1242
Year2009
DOI linkDOI:1017/S0144686X08008374
ISSN0144 686X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceGeiss et al. (1983)
Author(s)Geiss, L.S.; Floyd, H.H.; McSeveney, D.R.
TitleParenthood and Marital Happiness.
SourceInternational Journal of Sociology of the Family, 1983, Vol. 13, 159 - 176
Year1983
ISSN0020 7667
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceGlenn & Weaver (1979)
Author(s)Glenn, N.D.; Weaver, C.N.
TitleA Note on Family Situation and Global Happiness.
SourceSocial Forces, 1979, Vol. 57, 960 - 967
Year1979
ISSN0037 7732
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceHammarberg et al. (2001)
Author(s)Hammarberg, K.; Astbury, J.; Baker, H.W.
TitleWomen's Experience of IVF: A Follow-up Study.
SourceHuman Reproduction, 2001, Vol. 16, 374 - 383
Year2001
DOI linkdoi:10.1093/humrep/16.2.374
ISSN0268 1161
ISSN_online1460 2350
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceHansen et al. (2009)
Author(s)Hansen, T.; Moum, T.; Slagsvold, B.
TitleChildlessness and Psychological Well-Being in Midlife and Old Age: An Eximination of Parental Status Effects Across a Range of Outcomes.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2009, Vol. 94, 343 - 362
Year2009
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s11205-008-9426-1
ISSN0303 8300
ISSN_online1573 0921
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceHumpert (2010a)
Author(s)Humpert, S.
TitleMachen Kinder doch glücklich? (Do Children add to Happiness?)
SourceWorking Paper: SOEP, No.301, DIW, Berlin, 2010, Germany
Year2010
WWW linkhttp://www.diw.de/en/diw_02.c.298577.en/soeppapers.html?id=diw_02.c.298577.en&y=2010&i=kinder&action=anwenden
ISSN_online1864 6689
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceJames & Hughes (1982)
Author(s)James, B.; Hughes, P.F.
TitlePsychological Well-Being as an Outcome Variable in the Treatment of Infertility by Clomiphine.
SourceBritish Journal of Medical Psychology, 1982, Vol. 55, 357 -377
Year1982
ISSN0007 1129
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceKeith (1983a)
Author(s)Keith, P.M.
TitlePatterns of Assistance among Parents and the Childless in very Old Age: Implications for Practice.
SourceJournal of Gerontological Social Work, 1983, Vol. 6, 49 - 59
Year1983
ISSN0163 4372
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKeizer (2010)
Author(s)Keizer, R.
TitleRemaing Childless. Causes and Consequences from a Life Course Perpective.
SourcePhD Dissertation, 2010, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Year2010
ISBN978 9039 352588
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceKeizer et al. (2010)
Author(s)Keizer, R.; Dykstra, P.A.; Poortman, A.R.
TitleLife Outcomes of Childless Men and Fathers.
SourceEuropean Sociological Review, 2010, Vol. 26, 1 - 15
Year2010
DOI linkDOI:10.1093/esr/jcn080
ISSN1468 2672
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKoropeckyj-Cox (1998)
Author(s)Koropeckyj-Cox, T.
TitleLoneliness and Depression in Middle and Old Age: Are the Childless More Vulnerable?
SourceJournal of Gerontology, Social Sciences, 1998, Vol. 53B, 303 - 312
Year1998
ISSN1079 5014
ISSN_online1758 5368
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKoropeckyj-Cox (2002)
Author(s)Koropeckyj-Cox, T.
TitleBeyond Parental Status: Psychological Well-Being in Middle and Old Age.
SourceJournal of Marriage and Family, 2002, Vol. 62, 957 - 971
Year2002
WWW linkhttp://www.jstor.org/stable/3599995
ISSN0022 2445
ISSN_online1741 3737
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKravdal (2013)
Author(s)Kravdal, O.
TitleReflections on the Search for Fertility Effects on Happiness.
SourceUniversity of Oslo Department of Economics, 2013, No. 10, Oslo, Norway
Year2013
WWW linkhttp://econpapers.repec.org/paper/hhsosloec/2013_5f010.htm
ISSN0809 8786
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceKroll (2010a)
Author(s)Kroll, C.
TitleVolunteering, Happiness, and the ' Motherhood Penalty'.
SourcePaper presented at the ' Volunteering Counts' Conference, 2010, Manchester, UK
Year2010
WWW linkhttps://www.academia.edu/226554/Volunteering_happiness_and_the_motherhood_penalty_?auto=download
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceLink & Darling (1986)
Author(s)Link, P.W.; Darling, C.A.
TitleCouples Undergoing Treatment for Infertility: Dimensions of Life Satisfaction.
SourceJournal of Sex and Marital Therapy, 1986, Vol. 12, 46 - 59
Year1986
ISSN0092 623X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceMendes et al. (2012)
Author(s)Mendes, E.; McGeeney, K.; Saad, L.
TitleStay-at-Home Moms Report more Depression, Sadness, and Anger.
SourceThe Gallup Organization, 2012, , New York, USA
Year2012
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceMichon (2014)
Author(s)Michon, P.
TitleRe-marry Fast, Die Young The Gender Related Happiness Inequalities Among Polish Adults.
SourceEckermann, E.; Ed: "Gender, Lifespan and Quality of Life: An International Perspective", Springer Science+Buisiness Media Dordrecht, 2014, Dordrecht, Netherlands, !57 - 172
Year2014
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-7829-10
ISBN978 94 007 7828 3
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceMichon (2014a)
Author(s)Michon, P.
TitleMothers and Quality of Life 26 EU Countries.
SourceEckermann, E.; Ed: "Gender, Lifespan and Quality of Life: An International Perspective", Springer Science+Buisiness Media Dordrecht, 2014, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 83 - 98
Year2014
DOI linkDOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-7829-6
ISBN978 94 007 7828 3
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceNelson et al. (2013)
Author(s)Nelson, S. K.; Dunn, E.W.; English, T.; Kushlev, K.
TitleIn Defence of Parenthood: Children Are Associated With More Joy Than Misery.
SourcePsychological Science, 2013, Vol. 24, 3 - 10
Year2013
DOI linkDOI:10.1177/0956797612447798
ISSN0956 7976
ISSN_online1467 9280
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceRempel (1985)
Author(s)Rempel, J.
TitleChildless Elderly: What are They Missing?
SourceJournal of Marriage and the Family, 1985, Vol. 47, 343 - 348
Year1985
ISSN0022 2445
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceRiederer (2005)
Author(s)Riederer, B.
TitleTradition, Investitionsgut oder Herzensache? Der Wunsch nach Kinder zwischen Ideal und Realität. (tradition, Intention or a Matter of the Heart? The Desire for Children between Ideal and Reality).
SourceSchulz, W.;et al;Eds.: " Österreich zur Jahrhundertwende", VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2005, Germany, 367 - 400
Year2005
ISBN3 531 146 238
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes, but not yet entered.

ReferenceSomers (1993)
Author(s)Somers, M.
TitleA Comparison of Voluntary Childfree Adults and Parents.
SourceJournal of Marriage and Family, 1993, Vol. 55, 643 - 650
Year1993
ISSN0022 2445
ISSN_online1741 3737
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceVanBalen & Trimbos-Kemper (1993)
Author(s)VanBalen, F.; Trimbos-Kemper, T.C.
TitleLong-Term Infertile Couples: A Study of Their Well-Being.
SourceJournal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 1993, Vol. 14, 53 - 60
Year1993
ISSN0167 482X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceVanBalen & Trimbos-Kemper (1994)
Author(s)VanBalen, F.; Trimbos-Kemper, T.C.
TitleFactors Influencing the Well-Being of Long-Term Infertile Couples.
SourceJournal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gyneacology, 1994, Vol. 15, 157 - 164
Year1994
ISSN0167 482X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceVanBalen & Trimbos-Kemper (1995)
Author(s)VanBalen, F.; Trimbos-Kemper, T.C.
TitleInvoluntarily Childless Couples: Their Desire to Have Children and Their Motives.
SourceJournal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology, 1995, Vol. 16, 137 - 144
Year1995
ISSN0167 482X
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no new data on happiness in time frame ‘presently’.

ReferenceVanBalen (1991)
Author(s)VanBalen, F.
TitleEen Leven zonder Kinderen: Ongewilde Kinderloosheid, Beleving, Stress en Aanpassing.(Life without Children, Adjustment to Childlessness).
SourceDekker & VandeVegt, 1991, Assen, Netherlands
Year1991
ISBN90 255 0062 5
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceVanKeep & Schmidt-Elmendorff (1975)
Author(s)VanKeep, P.A.; Schmidt-Elmendorff, H.
TitleInvoluntary Childlessness.
SourceJournal of Biosocial Science, 1975, Vol. 7, 37 - 48
Year1975
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Not, no acceptable measure of happiness used.

ReferenceVeenhoven (1974)
Author(s)Veenhoven, R.
TitleIs There an Innate Need for Children?
SourceEuropean Journal of Social Psychology, 1974, Vol. 14, 495 - 501
Year1974
WWW linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/1765/16121
ISSN0046 2772
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceVeenhoven (2000b)
Author(s)Veenhoven, R.
TitleHoe diep zit de Kinderwens? ( Does the Want for Children draw on a Need?)
SourceFreya Magazine, 2000, Vol. 16, 15 - 19.
Year2000
WWW linkhttp://hdl.handle.net/1765/8796
ISSN1568 8011
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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ReferenceZhang & Liu (2007)
Author(s)Zhang, Weiguo; Liu, Guiping
TitleChildlessness, Psychlogical Well-being and Life Satisfaction among the Elderly in China
SourceJournal of Cross Cultural Gerontology, 2007, 22:185-203
Year2007
DOI linkDOI:10.1007/s10823-007-9037-3
ISSN0169 3816
ISSN_online1573 0719
Eligiblefor Findings archive: Yes and entered:
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End of overview of publications on Happiness
and
Subject
Hb01.03 Childlessness

48  Number of publications
28  Of which eligible for Findings archive
15  Entered
13  Waiting list