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Sporting, physical exercise, game, move, train
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Authors Title / Source Year Abele-Brehm, A.; Brehm, W.; Gall, W. Sportliche Aktivität und Wohlbefinden. (Sportactivity and Well-Being).
Abele, A.;Becker, P.;Eds.: "Wohlbefinden: Theorie, Empirie, Diagnostik", Juventa Verlag, 1991, München, Germany, 279 - 296
Blumenthal, J.A.; Hindle, P.; Needels, T.L.; Schocken, D.D. Psychological and Physiological Effects of Physical Conditioning on the Elderly.
Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 1982, Vol. 26, 505 - 510
Bousfield, W.A. Further Evidence of the Relation of the Euphoric Attitude to Sleep and Exercise.
Psychological Records, 1938, Vol. 2, 334 - 344
Dyer, J.B.; Crough, J.C. Effects on Running on Moods: A Time Series Study.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, 1987, Vol. 64, 783 - 789
Ewing, J.H.; McBride, T.J.; Mendez, A.A.; Scott, D.G. Effects of Aerobic Exercise upon Affect and Cognition.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, 1984, Vol. 59, 407 - 414
Gehmacher, E. Sport, Gesundheit und Lebenszufriedenheit.(Sport, Health and Life Satisfaction.)
Ehalt, H.C.;Weiss, O.;Eds.: "Sport zwischen Disziplienerung und Neuen Sozialen Bewegungen", Böhlau, 1992, Vienna, Austria, 170 - 184
Goldwater, B.C.; Collis, M.L. Psychologic Effects of Cardiovascular Conditioning: A Controlled Experiment.
Psychosomatic Medicine, 1985, Vol. 47, 174 - 181
Hayes, D.; Ross, C.E. Body and Mind: The Effect of Exercise, Overweight and Physical Health on Psychological Well-Being.
Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 1986, Vol. 27, 387 - 400
Hughes, J.R.; Casal, D.C.; Leon, A.S. Psychological Effects of Exercise: A Randomized Cross-Over Trial.
Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 1986, Vol. 30, 355 - 360
Jorgenson, D.E.; Jorgenson, C.B. Perceived Effects of Running/Jogging: A Social Survey of Three Clubs.
International Review of Sport Sociology, 1981, Vol. 16, 75 - 83
King, A.C.; DeBusk, R.F.; Haskell, W.L.; Taylor, C.B. Influence of Regular Aerobic Exercise on Psychological Health: A Randomized, Controlled Trial of Healthy Middle-Aged Adults.
Health Psychology, 1989, Vol. 8, 305 - 324
Moses, J.; Edwards, S.; Mathews, A.; Steptoe, A. The Effects of Exercise Training on Mental Well-Being in the Normal Population: A Controlled Trial.
Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 1989, Vol. 33, 47 - 61
Perri, S.; Templer, D.I. The Effects of an Aerobic Exercise Program on Psychological Variables in Older Adults.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 1984, Vol. 20, 167 - 173
Plante, T.G.; Rodin, J. Physical Fitness and Enhanced Psychological Health.
Current Psychology: Research & Reviews, 1990, Vol. 9, 3 - 24
Prosser, G.; Carson, P.; Phillips, R. Morale in Coronary Patients Following an Exercise Programme.
Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 1981, Vol. 25, 587 - 593
Rape, R.N. Running and Depression.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, 1987, Vol. 64, 1303 - 1310
Ray, R.O.; Gissal, M.L.; Smith, E.L. The Effect of Exercise on Morale of Older Adults.
Physical & Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics, 1982, Vol. 2, 53 - 62
Rosenberg, E.; Chelte, A.F. Avowed Happiness of Members of Sport and Non-Sport Voluntary Associations.
International Journal of Sport Psychology, 1980, Vol. 11, 263 - 275
Simons, C.W.; Birkimer, J.C. An Exploration of Factors Predicting the Effects of Aerobic Conditioning on Mood State.
Journal of Psychosomatic Research, 1988, Vol. 32, 63 - 75
Snyder, E.E.; Kivlin, J.E. Women athletes and aspects of psychological well-being and body image.
Research Quarterly, 1975, Vol. 46, 191 - 199
Snyder, E.E.; Spreitzer, E. Involvement in Sports and Psychological Well-Being.
International Journal of Sport Psychology, 1974, Vol. 5, 28 - 39
Spreitzer, E.; Snyder, E.E. Sports Involvement and Quality of Life Dimensions.
Journal of Sport Behavior, 1989, Vol. 12, 3 - 11
Stacey, C.A.; Kozma, A.; Stones, M.J. Simple Cognitive and Behavioral Changes Resulting from Improved Physical Fitness in Persons over 50 Years of Age.
Canadian Journal on Aging, 1985, Vol. 4, 67 - 73
Thakur, G.P.; Thakur, M. Personality Differences between the Athlete and the Non-Athlete College Males.
International Journal of Sport Psychology, 1980, Vol. 11, 180 - 188
Tonkon, B.B. A Social Psychological Perspective on Aging Patterns in Male Runners and Non-Runners. (Life Satisfaction)
PhD Dissertation, Bryn Mawr College, 1984, USA
Turbow, P.Y. The Relationship of Exercise to Academic Achievement and Sense of Well-Being among College Students.
PhD Dissertation, University of California, 1985, Los Angeles, USA
Valliant, P.M.; Asu, M.E. Exercise and Its Effects on Cognition and Physiology in Older Adults.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, 1985, Vol. 61, 1031 - 1038
Wilfley, D.; Kunce, J. Differential Physical and Psychological Effects of Exercise.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, 1986, Vol. 33, 337 -342
Williams, J.M.; Getty, D. Effects of Levels of Exercise on Psychological Mood States, Physical Fitness and Plasma Beta-Endorphin.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, 1986, Vol. 63, 1099 - 1105
Woodruff, S.I.; Conway, T.L. Impact of Health and Fitness-Related Behavior on Quality of Life.
Social Indicators Research, 1992, Vol. 25, 391 - 405
Royal, M.A.; Rossi, R.J. A Comparative Approach to Assessing the Quality of Life of Intercollegiate Athletes.
Social Indicators Research, 1993, Vol. 29, 317 - 330
Wohl, A.; Szwarc, H. The Humanistic Content and Values of Sport for Elderly People.
Mielke, C. Wohlbefinden und Fitness. Eine empirische Analyse zur Lebens-, Gesundheits- und Freizeitzufriedenheit älterer Menschen. (Welfare and Fitness of Elderly).
Dissertation, University of Cologne, Medical Faculty, 1997, Germany
Suter, E.; Marti, B.; Tschopp, A.; Wanner, H.U. Effekte von Jogging auf psychisches Befinden und saisonale Stimmungsschwankungen: eine randomisierte Studie mit gesunden Frauen und Männern. (Effects of Jogging on Well-Being and Seasonal Changes of Mood: A Random Study with Healthy Woman and Man).
Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschnitt, 1991, Vol. 121, 1254 - 1263
Linn, L.S.; Cope, D.W.; Yager, J. Factors Associated with Life Satisfaction among Practicing Internists.
Medical Care, 1986, Vol. 24, 830 - 837
Yeung, R.R.; Hemsley, D R. Personality, Exercise and Psychological Well-Being: Static Relationship in the Community.
Personality and Individual Differences, 1997, Vol. 22, 47 - 53
Biddle, S.J. Emotion, Mood and Physical Activity.
Biddle, S.J. et al( Eds).: "Physical Activity and Psychological Well-Being", Routledge, 2000, London, UK. 63 - 87
Baltatescu, S.M. Sport Participation and Subjective Well-Being of Adolescents: Mediation of Self-Esteem and Leisure Satisfaction.
PowerPoint presentation International Congress "Health through Movement for the Next Generation", 2003, Oradea, Romania
Watson, D. Mood and Temperament.
The Guilford Press, 2000, New York, USA
Dolan, P.; Peasgood, T.; White, M.P. Review of Research on the Influences on Personal Well-Being and Application to Policy Making.
Report for Defra, 2006, UK
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Sports.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding reportS12, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Rodriguez, A.; Latkova, P.; Sun, Y.Y. The Relationship between Leisure and Life Satisfaction: Application of Activity and Need Theory.
Social Indicators Research, 2008, Vol. 86, 163 - 175
Walburg, J.A. Mentaal Vermogen Investeren in Geluk. (How to Invest Mental Ability in Happiness).
Nieuw Amsterdam Uitgevers, 2008, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Drake, L.; Duncan, E. Time Perspective, Physical Activity and Subjective Happiness.
Freire, T. (Ed)..: "Understanding Positive Life Research and Practice on Positive Psychology", Climepsi, 2009, Lisabon, Portugal, 83 - 104
Headey, B.; Muffels, R.; Wagner, G.G. Long-Running German Panel Survey Shows that Personal and Economic Choices, Not Just Genes, Matter for Happiness.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, 210, Vol. 107, 17922 - 17926
Huang, H.; Humphreys, B.R. Sports Participation and Happiness: Evidence from U.S. Micro Data.
Working Paper 2010-9, University of Alberta, Department of Economics, 2010, Canada
Jennen, C.; Uhlenbruck, G. Exercise and Life-Satisfactory-Fitness: Complementary Strategies in the Prevention and Rehabilitation of Illnesses.
Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 2004, Vol. 1, 157 - 165
Vallerand, R.J.; Demers, M.A.; Dumais, A.; Elliot, A.J.; Mageau, G.A.; Rousseau, F. Passion and Performance Attainment in Sport.
Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 2008, Vol. 9, 373 - 292
DeJonge, T.; Bruggink, J; Hupkens, C Living a Happy, Healthy and Satisfying Life.
Statistics Netherlands, 2009, Netherlands
Greenleaf, C.; Boyer, E.M.; Petrie, K.J. High School Sport Participation and Subsequent Psychological Well-Being and Physical Activity: the Mediating Influences of Body Image, Physical Competence, and Instrumentality.
Sex Roles, 2009, Vol. 61, 714 - 726
Fontane, P.E. Exercise, Fitness, and Feeling Well.
American Behavioral Scientist, 1996, Vol. 39, 288 - 305
Iannotti, R.J.; Haug, E.; Janssen, I Interrelationships of Adolescent Physical Activity, Screen-based Sedentary Behavior and Social and Psychological Health.
International Journal of Public Health, 2009, Vol. 54, 191 - 198
Stephens, T. Physical Activity and Mental Health in the United States and Canada: Evidence from Four Population Surveys.
Preventive Medicine, 1988, Vol. 17, 35 - 47
McAuley, E.; Morris, R.W.; Motl, L.H. Long-term Follow-up of physical activity Behavior in older Adults.
Health Psychology, 2007, Vol. 26, 375 - 380
Zullig, K.J.; White, R.J. Physical Activity, Life Satisfaction, and self-rated Health of Middle School Students.
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2011, Vol. 6, 277 - 289
Ransford, H.E.; Palisi, B.J. Aerobic Exercise, Subjective Health and Psychological Well-Being Within Age and Gender Subgroups.
Social Science and Medicine, 1996, Vol. 42, 1555 - 1559
Borooah, V.K. How to Assess Happiness? A Tale of Three Measures.
Applied Economics Letters, 2005, Vol. 12, 191 - 194
Elavsky, S.; McAuley, E. Physical Activity and Mental Health Outcomes During Menopause: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Annual Behavioral Medicine, 2007, Vol. 33, 132 - 142
McLafferty, C.; Hunter, G.R.; Wetzstein, C.J. Resistance Training is associated with improved Mood in healthy older Adults.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, 2004, Vol. 98, 947 - 957
Valois, R.F.; Huebner, E.S.; Zullig, K.J. Physical Activity Behaviors and Perceived Life Satisfaction among Public High School Adolescents.
Journal of School Health, 2004, Vol. 74, 59 - 65
Janisse, H.C.; Escamilla, S.; Nedd, D.; Nies, M.A. Physical Activity, Social Support and Family Structure as Determinants of Mood Among European-American and African-American Women.
Women & Health, 2004, Vol. 39, 101-116
Stubbe, J.H.; Boomsma, A.; DeMoor, M. H. The Association between Exercise Participation and Well-being: a co-twin Study.
Preventive Medicine, 2007, Vol. 44, 148 - 152
Forrest, D.; McHale, I.G. Subjective Well-Being and Engagement in Sport: Evidence from England.
Rodriguez, P.; et al, : Ed.: " The Economics of Sport, Health and Happiness," Edward Elgar, 2011, Cheltenham, UK, 184 - 199
Kavetsos, G. Physical Activity and Subjective Well-Being: An Empirical Analysis.
Rodriguez, P.; et all.: "The Economics op Sport, Health and Happiness", Edward Elgar, 2011, Cheltenham, UK
Pawlowski, T.; Downward, P.; Rasciute, S. The Contribution of Sport to National Pride and Well-Being: An International Perspective.
Working Paper Series, Paper no. 11 -11, 2011, NAAASE, Iowa City, USA
Elavsky, S.; McAuley, E. Physical Activity enhances Long-Term Quality of Life in Older Adults: Efficacy, Esteem and affective Influences.
Annuals of Behavioral Medicine, 2005, Vol. 30, 138 - 145
Cochrane, M.; Witters, D. In U.S. Exercise has Bigger Emotional Payoff for Low-Income.
The Gallup Company, 2012, New York, USA
Amiot, C.E.; Blanchard, M.; Vallerand, R.J. Passion and Psychological Adjustment: A Test of the Person-Environment Fit Hypothesis.
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 2006, Vol. 32, 220 - 229
Downward, P.; Rasciute, S. An Economic Analysis of the Subjective Health and Well-Being of Physical Activity?
Rodriguez, P.: et al, Ed.:" The Economics of Sport, Health and Happiness", Edgar Elgar, 2011, Cheltenham, Uk
Stephan, Y.; Bilard, J.; Delignieres, D.; Ninot, G. Repercussion of Transition Out of Elite Sport on Subjective Well-Being: A One-Year Study.
Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, 2003, Vol. 15, 354 - 371
Menec, V.H.; Chipperfield, J.G. Remaining Active in Later Life : The Role of Locus of Control in Seniors' Leisure Activity Participation, Health, and Life Satisfaction.
Journal of Aging and Health, 1997, Vol. 9, 105 -125
Piko, B.F.; Keresztes, N. Physical Activity, Psychosocial Health, and Life Goals among Youth.
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Poulsen, A. A.; Cuskelly, M.; Ziviani, J.M. Perceived Freedom in Leisure and Physical Co-Ordination Ability: Impact on Out-of-School Activity Participation and Life Satisfaction.
Child Care, Health and Development, 2007, Vol. 33, 432 - 440
Ventegodt, S.; Merrick, J. Lifestyle, Quality of Life, and Health.
The Scientific World Journal, 2003, Vol. 3, 811 - 825
Vilhjalmsson, R.; Thorlindsson, T. The Integrative and Physiological Effects of Sport Participation: A Study of Adolescents.
The Sociological Quarterly, 1992, Vol. 33, 637 - 647
Gill, D.L.; Chang, Y.K; Murphy, K.M. Quality of Life Assessment for Physical Activity and Health Promotion.
Applied Research in Quality of Life,2011, Vol. 6, 181 - 200
VanBeuningen, J.; Moonen, L. Gezondheid Belangrijker voor Geluk dan Leefstijl. (Health More Important for Happiness then Lifestyle.)
Bevolkingstrends, Central Bureau for Statistics (CBS), April 2013, the Hague, Netherlands
Fujiwara, D.; Dolan, P.; Kudma, L. Quantifying and Valuing the Wellbeing Impacts of Culture and Sport.
Paper: Department for Culture Media and Sport, 2014, UK
Cramer, S.R.; Lee, J.; Nieman, D.C. The Effects of Moderate Exercise Training on Psychological Well-Being and Mood State in Women.
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Downward, P.; Rasciute, S. Does Sport make you Happy? An Analysis of the Well‐Being Derived from Sports Participation.
International Review of Applied Economics, 2013, Vol. 25, 331 - 348
Campos, J.J.; Colado, J.C.; Huertas, F. Efectos de un Programa de Ejercicio fisico sobre el Bienestar psicologico de Mujeres mayores de 55 Anos. ( Effects of a Program of Physical Exercise on the Psychological Well-Being of Women aged over 55 Years.)
Revista de Psicologia del Deporte, 2003, Vol. 12, 7 - 26
Fox, K.R.; McKenna, J.; Stathi, A. Physical Activity and Mental Well-being in Older People Participating in the Better Ageing Project.
European Journal of Applied Physiology, 2007, Vol. 100, 591 - 602
Frazier, S.; Nagy, S. Mood State Changes of Women as a Function of Regular Aerobic Exercise.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, 1989, Vol. 68, 283 - 287
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Age and Ageing, 1998; Vol. 27, 35 - 40
Mutrie, N.; Faulkner, G. Physical Activity: Positive Psychology in Motion.
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Physically Active Lifestyles and Well-Being, 2005, chapter 6, 141 - 168
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Health & Development, 2005, Vol. 31, 433 - 439
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Journal of Ageing and Physical Activity, 2000, Vol. 8, 407 - 430
Dolan, P.; Kavetsos, G.; Vlaev, I. The Happiness Workout.
Social Indicators Research, 2014, Vol. 119, 363 -377
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Maturitas, 2005, Vol. 52, 374 - 385
Headey, B.; Muffels, R. Trajectories of Life Satisfaction: Positive Feedback loops may explain why Life Satisfaction changes in Multi-Year Waves, rather than Oscillating around a Set-Point.
SOEP Papers, 2014, No. 674, 1 - 46, Melbourne, Australia
Gschwandtner, A.; Jewell, S.; Kambhampati, U On the Relationship between Lifestyle and Happiness in the UK.
Paper for 89th Annual Conference of AES, 2015, 1 - 33, Warwick, England
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Cruz- Ferreira, A.; Barbosa, T.M.; Bernardo, L.M.; Fernandes, J.; Gomes, D.; Kirkcaldy, B.; Silva, A. Effects of Pilates-Based Exercise on Life Satisfaction, Physical Self-Concept and Health Status in Adult Women.
Women & Health, 2011, Vol. 51, 240 - 255
Rasciute, S.; Downward, P. Health or Happiness? What Is the Impact of Physical Activity on the Individual?
Kyklos, 2010, Vol. 63, 256 - 270
Ambrey, C.L. An Investigation into the Synergistic Wellbeing Benefits of Greenspace and Physical Activity: Moving Beyond the Mean.
Regional Studies, 2014, 1 - 12, Australia
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Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 1991, Vol. 46, 352 - 361
Hansen, C.J.; Coast, J.R.; Stevens, L.C. Exercise Duration and Mood State: How Much is Enough to Feel Better?
Health Psychology. 2001, Vol. 20, 267 - 275
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American Journal of Epidemiology, 2012, Vol. 176, 1095 - 1100
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Ramírez-Marrero, F.A.; Melendez-brau, N.; Smith, B.A. Physical and Leisure Activity, Body Composition, and Life Satisfaction in HIV-Positive Hispanics in Puerto Rico.
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Wallace, T.J. Life Satisfaction in Individuals Age Sixty-Five Years of Age and Older.
Thesis for Graduate College of the Oklahoma State University, 2008, 1 - 162. Austin, Texas
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Journal of Physical Education and Sport (JPES), 2016, Vol. 16, 1084 - 1088
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Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 2016 Vol. 19, 7 - 12
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Bartels, M.; Boomsma, D.I.; VanderAa, N. Regular Exercise, Subjective Wellbeing, and Internalizing Problems in Adolescence: Causality or Genetic Pleiotropy?
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Dissertation for The graduate School of the University of Alabama
Grant, N.; Steptoe, A.; Wardle, J. The relationship between life satisfaction and health behavior: a cross-cultural analysis of young adults
International journal of behavioral medicine, 2009,16, 259-268
Schnohr, P.; Kristensen, T.S.; Prescott, E. Stress and Life Dissatisfaction are Inversely associated with Jogging and other Types of Physical Activity in Leisure Time -- The Copenhagen City Heart Study.
Scandinavian Journal of Medical Science & Sports 2005, Vol 15, 107 - 112
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European Psychologist, 1998, Vol.3, 271 - 280
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Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2016, Vol. 11, 461 - 470
Kishida, M.; Elavsky, S. A Daily Process Approach to Depict Satisfaction with Life during the Menopausal Transition: Physical (In)activity, Symptoms, and Neuroticism.
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Bastug, G.; Duman, S. Examining Life Satisfaction Level Depending on Physical Activity in Turkish and German Societies,
Procedia Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2010, Vol. 2, 4892 - 4895.
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Ehlers, D..K.; Aguinaga, S.; Salemo, E.A. Physical Activity Interventions: Effects on Well-Being Outcomes in Older Adults.
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Joseph, R.P.; Benitez, T.J.; Royse, K.E. Physical Activity and Quality of Life among University Students: Exploring Self-Efficacy, Self-Esteem, and Affect as Potential Mediators
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Kvintova, J.; Kudlacek, M. Active Lifestyle as a Determinant of Life Satisfaction among University Students.
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Lera-López, F.; Ollo-Lopez, A. How Does Physical Activity Make You Feel Better? The Mediational Role of Perceived Health.
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2017, Vol. 12, 511 - 531
Brown, D.R.; Wang, Y.; Ward, A. Chronic Psychological Effects of Exercise and Exercise plus Cognitive Strategies
Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, 1995, Vol. 27, 765 - 775
Wiese, C.W.; Kuykendall, L.; Tay, L. Get Active? A Meta-analysis of Leisure-time physical Activity and Subjective Wellbeing
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Garcia, D.; Jimmefors, A.; Mousavi, F. Self-Regulatory Mode (Locomotion and Assessment), Well-Being (Subjective and Psychological), and Exercise Behavior (Frequency and Intensity) in Relation to High School Pupils’ Academic Achievement.
Peer Journal, 2015, Vol. 3, online e847
Wold, B.; Balaguer, I.; Duda, J. L. Comparing Self-Reported Leisure-Time Physical Activity, Subjective Health, and Life Satisfaction among Youth Soccer Players and Adolescents in a Reference Sample
International Journal of Sport and Exercise Psychology, 2013, Vol. 11, 328-340
Kim, J.; Dattilo, J.; Heo, J. Taekwondo Participation as Serious Leisure for Life Satisfaction and Health
Journal of Leisure Research, 2011, Vol. 43, No. 4, 545 - 559
Sigmund, M.; Hrebickova, H.; Kvintova, J. Life Satisfaction, Health, Self-Evaluation And Sexuality in Current University Students of Sport Sciences, Education And Natural Sciences
Acta Gymnica, 2014, Vol. 44, 231 - 241
Pedisic, Z.; Greblo, Z.; Phongsavan, P. Are Total, Intensity- and Domain-Specific Physical Activity Levels Associated with Life Satisfaction among University Students?
PLoS ONE, 2015, Vol. 10, e011813, 1 - 21
Maher, J.; Pincus, A.L.; Ram, N. Daily Physical Activity and Life Satisfaction Across Adulthood.
Developmental Psychology, 2015, Vol. 51, 1407 - 1419
NOC*NSF, Rapportage Sport en Geluk. (Report on Sports and Happiness)
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