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Bibliographic Subjects » CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS » Situational correlates of happiness » Individual circumstances » Intimate environment » Happiness and Marriage » Marital status » Currently married (vs. all unmarried)

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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Individual circumstances Intimate environment Happiness and Marriage Marital status Currently married (vs. all unmarried)
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Currently married (vs. all unmarried), married, wedded, living together, single, unmarried
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Ball, R.E. Marital Status, Household Structure, and Life Satisfaction of Black Women.
Social Problems, 1983, Vol. 30, 400 - 409
Ball, R.E.; Robbins, L. Marital Status and Life Satisfaction of Black Men.
Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 1984, Vol. 1, 459 - 470
Ball, R.E.; Robbins, L. Marital Status and Life Satisfaction of Black Americans.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1986, Vol. 48, 389 - 394
Cargan, L.; Melko, M. Singles: Myths and Realities.
Sage Publications, 1982, Beverly Hills, USA
Creighton-Zollar, A.; Sherwood-Williams, J. The Contribution of Marriage to the Life Satisfaction of Black Adults.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1987, Vol. 49, 87 - 92
Fengler, A.P.; Danigelis, N.L.; Grams, A. Marital Status and Life Satisfaction among the Elderly.
International Journal of Sociology of the Family, 1982, Vol. 12, 63 - 76
Glenn, N.D. Marriage on the Rocks.
Psychology Today, 1987, October, 20 - 21
Gove, W.R.; Briggs-Style, C.B.; Hughes, M.D. Does Marriage Have Positive Effects on the Psychological Well-Being of the Individual?
Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 1983, Vol. 24, 122 - 131
Jol, C. Vrij......Gezellig? Veranderingen in Welzijn bij Alleenstaanden, 1974 - 1983. (Singlehood........Enjoyable or Not? Changes in Wellbeing of Singles, 1974 - 1983).
Bevolking en Gezin, 1984, Vol. 3, 249 - 262
Jol, C. Liever Samen dan Alleen? Veranderingen in Levensomstandigheden én Welbevinden van Alleenstaanden, 1974-1983. (Better together than Alone? Changes in Life Situations ánd Well-Being of Singles,1974-1983).
C.B.S. Select, Nr. 3, Central Bureau of Statistics, 1985, The Hague, Netherlands, 171 - 184
Burton, R.P.; Rakocy, A.; Ritter, C.; Rushing, B. Roles, Race and Subjective Well-being: A Longitudinal Analysis of Elderly Men.
Social Indicators Research, 1993, Vol. 28, 137 - 156
Blanchflower, D.G.; Oswald, A.J. Well-Being over Time in Britain and the USA.
Journal of Public Economics, 2004, Vol. 88, 1359 -1368 )
Burton, R.P.; Armstrong, D.A.; Rushing, B. Social Roles and Subjective Well-Being: A Decomposition of Race Differences.
Sociological Spectrum, 1993, Vol. 13, 415 - 431
Weick, S. Familie. (Family).
Statistisches Bundesamt;Eds.: "Datenreport 1994", Bundeszentrale für politische Bilding, 1994, Germany, 508 - 520
Jol, C. Het Onbehagen bij de Vrouw. (Woman's Discontent).
Index nr. 2, March 1996, published by CBS, Voorburg, Netherlands, 22 - 23
Myers, D.G.; Diener, E. The Pursuit of Happiness.
Scientific American, 1996, Vol. 274, 54 - 56
Blanchflower, D.G.; Oswald, A.J. The Rising Well-Being of the Young.
Paper presented at Conference of Disadvantaged Youth by National Bureau of Economic Research, Wake Forest University, 1996, Winston, Salem, North Carolina, USA
Inoue, S. Family Formation in Japan, South Korea, and the United States: An Overview
Oppenheim-Mason, K.;et al;Eds.: "The Changing Family in Comparative Perspective: Asia and the United States", East West Center, 1998, Honolulu, USA
Cummins, R.A.; Davern, M.T.; Eckersley, R.; Hunter, B.; Lo, S.K.; Okerstrom, E. Australian Unity Wellbeing Index, Survey 5, Report 5.0. The Wellbeing of Australians: 1. Personal Finances 2. The Impact of the Bali Bombing.
Australian Center on Quality of Life, 2003, Melbourne, Australia.
Clark, A.E.; Diener, E.; Georgellis, Y.; Lucas, R.E. Lags and Leads in Life Satisfaction: A Test of the Baseline Hypothesis.
The Economic Journal, 2008, Vol. 118, 222 - 243
Fugl-Meyer, A.R.; Fugl-Meyer, K.S.; Melin, R. Life Satisfaction in 18- to 64- year-old-Swedes: In Relation to Gender, Age, Partner and Immigrant Status.
Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, 2002, Vol. 34, 239 -246
Easterlin, R.A. Building a Better Theory of Well-Being.
Bruni, L.;Porta, P.L.: ''Economics and Happiness", Oxford University Press, 2005, UK, 29 - 64
Chapman, B.; Guven, C. Marital Status is Misunderstood in Happiness Models.
Australian National University, School of Economics and Government, 2010, Canberra, Australia
Wingen, M.; Arts, K.; DeJonge, T. De Invloed van Emotionele Gebeurtenissen op Geluk en Tevredenheid. (The Impact of Emotional Events on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life).
Central Bureau for Statistics (CBS), Serie Bevolkingstrends, 2012, The Hague, Netherlands
Wilson, C.M.; Oswald, A.J. How does Marriage affect Psychological Health? A Survey of the Longitudinal Evidence.
Warwick Economic Research Papers no 728, 2005, Department of Economics, Warwick University, Warwick, UK.
Vanassche, S.; Matthijs, K.; Swicegood, G. Marriage and Children as a Key to Happiness? Cross-National Differences in the Effects of Marital Status and Children on Well-Being.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2013, Vol. 14, 501 - 524
Bernhardt, E.; Fratczak, E. Family Status and Subjective Well-Being: Comparing Poland and Sweden.
Paper presented at IUSSP Conference , 2005, Tours, France
DeWinden, P.; VanBeuningen, J. Met Partner vaker Gelukkiger. ( Happier with a Spouse.)
Webmagazine, 12th December 2012, Central Bureau for Statistics (CBS), Netherlands
Qari, S. Marriage, Adaptation and Happiness: Are there Long-Lasting Gains to Marriage?
Econstor Conference Paper, Ökonimie der Familie - Session Marriage and Divorce, No E11-V2, 2010, Leibniz, Austria
Rudolf, R.; kang, S. The Baseline Hypothesis Revisited; Evidence from a Neo-Confucianist Society.
HEIRS Paper, 2011, Milano, Italy
Arrindell, W.A.; Feij, J.A.; Heesink, J.A. The Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS): Appraisal with 1700 Healthy Young Adults in The Netherlands.
Personality and Individual Differences, 1999, Vol. 26, 815 - 826
Salokangas, R.K.; Honkonen, T.; Stengard, E. To Be or Not to Be Married -- That is the Question of Quality of Life in Men with Schizophrenia.
Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology, 2001, Vol. 36, 381 - 390
Putzke, J.D.; Elliott, T.R.; Richards, J.S. Marital Status and Adjustment 1 year Post-Spinal-Cord-Injury.
Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings, 2001, Vol. 8, 101 - 107
Odermatt, R.; Stutzer, A. (Mis-)Predicted Subjective Well-Being Following Life Events.
IZA Discussion Paper, 2015, No. 9252, 1 - 42
Headey, B.; Muffels, R. Towards a Theory of Life Satisfaction Accounting for Stability, Change and Volatility in 25-year Life Trajectories in Germany.
Social Indicators Research, 2018, Vol. 140, 837 - 866
Clark, A.E.; d'Albis, H.; Greulich, A. The Age U-shape in Europe: The Protective Role of Partnership
￿halshs-02872212, 2020
Chen, N.; Chen, H.C. Religion, Marriage and Happiness - Evidence from Taiwan
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2021, Vol. 16, 259 - 299