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CONCEPT of HAPPINESS Meanings of the word happiness Meanings in common language
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Meanings in common language, etiology, use of word, speech, folk concepts
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Authors Title / Source Year Iisager, H. Factors Contributing to Happiness among Danish College Students.
The Journal of Social Psychology, 1948, Vol. 28, 237 - 246
Laszlo, H. Was ist Gluck? (What is Happiness?)
Sozial Wissenschaftliche Studiengesellschaft Rundschau, 1988, Vol. 28, 153 - 161
Schulz, W.; Beckemeyer, M.; Sander, H.; Wolterhoff, J. Glück, Zufriedenheit und objektive Indikatoren der Lebensqualität, Teil 1. (Happiness, Satisfaction and Objective Indicators, Part 1).
Report "Arbeitsberichte und Forschungsmaterialen", Faculty of Sociology, University of Bielefeld, 1982, Germany
Schwarz, N.; Strack, F. Cognitive and Affective Processes in Judgements of Subjective Well-Being: a Preliminary Model.
Proceedings 10th International Association for Research and Economic Psychology, IAREP Colloquium, 1985, Linz, Austria
Watanabe, S. Happiness in the 21st Century Society.
Paper Presented at International Conference on Human Values, 1980, Tsukuba, Japan
Wunderlich, D. Glück im Unglück. (Happiness in Unhappiness).
Kreuzer, H.;Ed.: "Glück", Zeitschrift für Literaturwissenschaften und Linguistik, 1983, Vol. 50, 157 - 172
Cantril, H. Public Opinion 1935-1946.
Princeton University Press, 1951, Princeton, NJ, USA
Schagen, S. Lezen, Nadenken en Praten over Geluk. (Reading, Thinking and Talking about Happiness).
Thesis, University of Amsterdam, 1970, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Antoni, K. Fuku und Sachi: Die religiöse Konzeption des Glücks in der Japanische Kultur. (Religious Concepts of Happiness in Japan.)
Bellebaum, A.; Ed.; "Vom guten Leben", Akademie Verlag, 1994, Berlin, Germany, 223 - 268
Russell, J.A.; Sato, K. Comparing Emotion Words Between Languages.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 1995, Vol. 26, 384 -391
Pankoke, E. Modernität des Glücks zwischen Spätaufklärung und Frühsozialismus. (Modernity of Happiness, Between Late Enlightenment and Early Socialism).
Bellebaum, A.; Barheier, K.;Eds.: "Glücksvorstellungen", Westdeutscher Verlag, 1997, Opladen, Germany, 75 - 105
Noelle-Neumann, E. Stationen der Glücksforschung. Ein autobiographischer Beitrag. (Steps in Happiness Research: An Autobiography).
Bellebaum, A.; Muth, L.;Eds.: "Leseglück. Eine vergessene Erfahrung?", Westdeutscher Verlag, 1996, Opladen, Germany, 15 - 56
Mayring, P. Psychologie des Glücks. (Psychology of Happiness).
Kohlhammer, 1991, Germany
Thomas, J.A.; Stock, W.A. The Concept of Happiness: A Multidimensional Scaling Investigation.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 1988, Vol. 27, 141 - 155
Anguas-Plata, A.M. Identificacion y Validacion del Significado del Bienestar subjetivo en Mexico: Fundamentos Para el Desarrollo de un Instrumento de Medicion. (Identification and Validation of Subjective Well-Being in Mexico: Foundations for a Measure..
Revista Interamericana de Psicologia, 2001, Vol. 35, 163 - 183
Smart, N. What is Happiness?
Dougherty, J.P.;Ed.: "The Good Life and its Pursuit" , Paragon House, 1984, New York, USA
Storm, C.; Jones, C.; Storm, T. Aspects of Meaning in Words Related to Happiness.
Cognition and Emotion, 1996, Vol. 10, 279 - 302
Meck, S. Vom guten Leben. Eine Geschichte des Glücks. (The Good Life. A History of Happiness).
Primus Verlag, 2003, Germany
Lu, L.J.; Gilmour, R. Culture and Conceptions of Happiness: Individual Oriented and Social Oriented SWB.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2004, Vol. 5, 269 - 291
Duncan, G. What do we Mean by 'Happiness'? The Relevance of Subjective Wellbeing to Social Policy.
Social Policy Journal of New Zealand, 2005, Vol. 25, 16 - 30
Omura, E. Happiness and Unhappiness: A Clinical Approach.
Kosaka, K.;Ed.: ''A Sociology of Happiness. Japanese Perspectives'', Trans Pacific Press, 2006, Melbourne, Australia. 146 - 190
Kosaka, K, A Sociology of Happiness. Japanese Perspectives.
Trans Pacific Press, 2006, Melbourne, Australia
Mathews, G. Happiness and the Pursuit of a Life Worth Living: An Anthropological Approach.
Ng, Y.K.;Ho, S.L.;Eds.: ''Happiness and Public Policy'', Palgrave Macmillan, 2006, UK, 147 - 168
Stace, W.T. Happiness.
Stace, W.T.: "The Concept of Morals", The Macmillan Company, 1937, New York, USA, 126 - 159
Haybron, D.M. What Do We Want from a Theory of Happiness?
Metaphilosophy, 2003, Vol.34, 305 - 329
Wilson, J. Happiness.
Analysis, 1968, Vol. 29, 13 - 21
Spillemaeckers, S.; VanOotegem, L. Well-Being, Capabilities en Geluk in België. Informatie uit Focusgroep Discussies. (Well-Being, Capabilities, and Happiness in Belgium. Information from Focus Group Discussions).
Ethiek & Maatschappij, 2009, Vol. 1, 121 - 146
Rojas, M.; Vitterso, J. Conceptual Referent for Happiness: Cross-Country Comparisons.
Journal of Social Research and Policy, 2010, Vol. 2, 103 - 116
Kamvar, S.; Aaker, J.; Mogilner, C. The Meaning(s) of Happiness.
Research Paper no. 2026, Stanford Graduate School of Business, 2009, Stanford, USA
Coulmas, F. Die Illusion von Glück. Japan und der Westen. (The Illusion of Happiness. Japan and the West).
Coulmas, F.: "Die Illussion von Glück", Verlag Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 2009, Zürich, Switzerland
Delle-Fave, A.; Brdar, I.; Freire, T. The Eudaimonic and Hedonic Components of Happiness: Qualitative and Quantitative Findings.
Social Indicators Research, 2011, Vol. 100, 185 - 207
Brülde, B.; Nilsson, A. Vad gör Oss nöjda med Vara Liv? (What Makes us Satisfied with Our Lives?)
SOM Rapport nr. 2010:16, SOM Institutet, Götenborg, Sweden
Coulmas, F. The Quest for Happiness in Japan.
Working Paper 09/1, 2008, German Institute for Japanese Studies, Germany
Morris, S. M. The Science of Happiness: A Cross-Cultural Perspective.
Selin, H.; Davey, G; Eds.: "Happiness Across Cultures. Views of Happiness and Quality of Life in Non-Western Cultures Across Cultures. The History of Non-Western Science 6.", Springer, 2012, New York, USA, 435 - 450
Mogilner, C.; Aaker, J.; Kamvar, S. The Shifting Meaning of Happiness.
Social Psychological and Personality Science, 2011, Vol. 2, 395 - 402
Oishi, S.; Graham, J.; Kesebir, S. Concepts of Happiness Across Time and Cultures.
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 2013, Vol. 39, 559 - 577
Agbo, A. A.; Ome, B. Happiness: Meaning and Determinants Among Young Adults of the Igbos of Eastern Nigeria.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2017, Vol.18. 157 - 175
Carlquist, E.; Delle-Fave, A.; Ulleberg, P. Everyday Understandings of Happiness, Good Life, and Satisfaction: Three Different Facets of Well-being.
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2017, Vol.12, 481 - 505Online Publication, 1 - 25
Bojanowska, A.; Zalewska, A.M. Lay Understanding of Happiness and the Experience of Well-Being: Are Some Conceptions of Happiness More Beneficial than Others?
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2016, Vol. 17, 793 - 815
Hyman, L. Happiness: Understandings, Narratives and Discourses
Palgrave Macmillan, 2014, Basingstoke, UK
Hitokoto, H.; Kaewpijit, J.; Takahashi, Y. Happiness in Thailand: Variation Between Urban and Rural Regions.
Psychologia, 2014, Vol. 57, 229 - 244
Phillips, J.; DeFreitas, J.; Gruber, J.; Knobe, J.; Mott, C. True Happiness: The Role of Morality in the Folk Concept of Happiness
Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 2017, Vol. 146, 165 - 181
Phillips, J.; Knobe, J.; Misenheimer, L. The Ordinary Concept of Happiness (and Others Like It).
Emotion Review, 2011, Vol. 3, 320-322
Phillips, J.; De Freitas, J.; Gruber, J.; Knobe, J.; Mott, C. Is That All There is to Happiness?
Hernández Aburto, K.; Moyano-Díaz, E.; Muñoz Rioseco, M. Concept of Happiness in Adults from Low-Income Class.
Paidéia, 2017, Vol. 27, Suppl. 1, 386-394
Moyano-Díaz, E. Building the Concept of Happiness for Adults from Phenomenography.
Universum, 2016, Vol. 31, 141 - 156
Heil, D.; Selin,, H. Happiness in an Aboriginal Australian Community: What It Means 'To Be Well' and 'To Enjoy Life' in Central-Western New South Wales, Australia
Selin, H. and Davey, G. (Eds.) "Happiness Across Cultures. Views of Happiness and Quality of Life in Non-Western Cultures", 2012, Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands. 195-207
McKenzie, J. Happiness Vs Contentment? A Case for a Sociology of the Good Life
Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour, 2016, Vol 46, 252-267
Kjell, O.N. Conceptualizing and Measuring Well-Being Using Statistical Semantics and Numerical Rating Scales
Working Paper, Department of Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Lund University, Sweden
Carlquist, E.; Blakar, R.M.; Nafstad, H.E. Understanding Satisfaction: An Analysis of the Meaning Potential of the Word ‘‘Satisfaction’’ in Everyday Norwegian Language.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2018, Vol. 19, 939 - 959
Levisen, C. The story of "Danish Happiness". Global Discourse and Local Semantics
International Journal of Language and Culture, 2015, Vol. 1, 174 - 193
Bakracheva, M. The Meanings Ascribed to Happiness, Life Satisfaction and Flourishing
Psychology, 2020, Vol. 11, 87-104
Alwan, Z.H. A Lexical Analysis of Words Signifying Happiness in Dickens' Novel Oliver Twist
Journal of English Language, Literature & Humanities, 2020, Vol. 8, 200 - 222
De Paola, J.; Lehtonen, J.; Pirttilä-Backman, A.M.; Wagner, W. Two Sides of the Same Coin or Two Different Currencies? Representations of Happiness and Unhappiness among Finnish Women
Integrative Psychological and Behavioral Science, 2021, Vol. 55, 329 - 353
De Paola, J.; Hakanen, J,J; Hakoköngäs, E.J. #Happy: Constructing and Sharing Everyday Understandings of Happiness on Instagram
Human Arenas, 2020, online
O’Higgins,S.; Sixsmith,J.; Gabhainn,S.,S. Adolescents’ Perceptions of the Words “health” and “happy”
Health Education, 2010, Vol. 110, 367-381