Bibliographic subjects

Bibliographic Subjects » CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS » Situational correlates of happiness » Individual circumstances » Occurrences » Life-history » Happiness and Earlier Living Conditions » Conditions in childhood » Intimate environment in childhood

Classification path:
CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Individual circumstances Occurrences Life-history Happiness and Earlier Living Conditions Conditions in childhood Intimate environment in childhood
Additional keywords
Intimate environment in childhood, family, friends
Related bibliographic subjects
Related correlational subjects

Publications that report an empirical study that used a valid measure of happiness, the results of which are eligible for inclusion in the findings archive

No empirical study reported
No valid measure of happiness used
Eligible but not yet entered
Eligible and included in findings archive (embedded studies)

List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Amato, P.R.; Keith, B. Parental Divorce and Adult Well-Being: A Meta-Analysis.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1991, Vol. 53, 43 - 58
Blake, J. The Only Child in America: Prejudice versus Performance.
Population and Development Review, 1981, Vol. 7, 43 - 51
Claudy, J.G.; Dayton, C.W.; Farrell, W.S. The Consequences of Being an Only Child: An Analysis of Project Talent Data.
American Institutes for Research, 1980, California, USA
Crnic, K.A.; Greenberg, M.T.; Ragozin, A.S.; Robinson, N.M. Maternal Stress and Social Support: Effects on the Mother-Infant Relationship from Birth to Eighteen Months.
American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 1984, Vol. 54, 224 - 235
Dytrych, Z.; Matejcek, Z.; Schüller, V. The Prague Cohort: Adolescence and Early Adulthood.
David, H.P. et al (Eds).: "Born Unwanted: Developmental Effects of Denied Abortion", Springer, 1988, New York, USA, 87 - 102
Elder, G.H.; Caspi, A.; Nguyen, T.V. Linking Family Hardship to Children's Lives.
Child Development, 1985, Vol. 56, 361 - 375
Fiske, M.; Chiriboga, D.A. Change and Continuity in Adult Life.
Jossey-Bass, 1991, Oxford, UK
Gehmacher, E. I.F.E.S. Stressbewältigungstest nach Antonovsky. (Test for Coping with Stress according to Antonovsky).
Research Report, Institut für Empirische Sozialforschung (IFES), 1988, Vienna, Austria
Glenn, N.D.; Hoppe, S.K. Only Children as Adults, Psychological Well-Being.
Journal of Family Issues, 1984, Vol. 5, 363 - 382
Glenn, N.D.; Kramer, K.B. The Psychological Well-Being of Adult Children of Divorce.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1985, Vol. 47, 905 -912
Heeren, S.D. Entrepreneurial vs. Bureaucratic Fathers as Related to Family Structure, Happiness, and Two Measures of Independence.
Unpublished PhD Dissertation, University of Kansas, 1969, USA
Polit, D.F.; Falbo, T. Only Children and Personality: A Quantitative Review.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1987, Vol. 49, 309 -325
Polit, D.F.; Nuttall, E.V.; Nuttall, R.L. The Only Child Grows Up: A Look at Some Characteristics of Adults Only Children.
Family Relations, 1980, Vol. 29, 99 - 106
Sears, P.S.; Barbee, A.H. Career and Life Satisfactions among Terman's Gifted Women.
Stanley, J.C.;George, W.C.;Eds.:"The Gifted and the Creative", J.Hopkins University Press, 1977, Baltimore, USA, 28 - 72
Willits, F.K. Adolescent Behavior and Adult Success and Well-Being.
Youth and Society, 1988, Vol. 20, 68 - 87
Wilson, K.L.; Curtis, R.L.; McAdams, D.C.; Zurcher, L.A. Stepfathers and Stepchildren: An Exploratory Analysis from Two National Surveys.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1975, Vol. 37, 526 -536
Kiecolt, K.J.; Acock, A.C. Childhood Family Structure and Adult Psychological Well-Being of Black Americans.
Sociological Spectrum, 1990, Vol. 10, 169 - 186
Dubé, L.; Jodoin, M.; Kairouz, S. L'Engagement: Un Gage de Bonheur? (Involvement: A Way to Happiness?)
Revue Québécoise de Psychologie, 1997, Vol. 18, 211 -238
Copeland, A.R.; Forsyth, C.J. Childhood Bereavement and Adult Well-Being.
International Journal of Sociology of the Family, 1997, Vol. 27, 105 - 114
Furnham, A.; Cheng, H. Perceived Parental Behaviour, Self-Esteem and Happiness.
Social Psychiatry & Epidemiology, 2000, Vol. 35, 463 - 470
Amato, P.R.; Sobolewski, J.M. The Effects of Divorce and Marital Discord on Adult Children's Psychological Well-Being.
American Sociological Review, 2001, Vol. 66, 900 - 921
Gohm, C.L.; Darlington, J.; Diener, E.; Oishi, S. Culture, Parental Conflict, Parental Marital Status, and the Subjective Well-Being of Young Adults.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1998, Vol. 60, 319 -334
Tyerman, M.J. A Research into Truancy.
British Journal of Educational Psychology, 1958, Vol. 28, 217 - 225
Flouri, E. Subjective Well-Being in Midlife: The Role of Involvement of and Closeness to Parents in Childhood.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2004, Vol 5, 335 - 358
Cheng, H.; Furnham, A. Perceived Parental Rearing Style, Self-Esteem and Self-Criticism as Predictors of Happiness.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2004, Vol. 5, 1 - 21
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Family of Origin (Earlier Family for Adults, Current for Young).
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report F1, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Amato, P.R. Father-Child Relations, Mother-Child Relations, and Offspring Psychological Well-Being in Early Adulthood.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1994, Vol. 56, 1031 - 1042
VanWel, F.; Abma, R.; Linssen, H. The parental Bond and the Well-being of Adolescents and Youth Adults.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 2000, Vol. 12, 307 - 318
Shek, D.T. Family Functioning and Psychological Well-Being, School Adjustment, and Problem Behavior in Chinese Adolescents With and Without Economic Disadvantage.
The Journal of Genetic Psychology: Research Theory on Human Development, 2002, Vol. 163, 497 - 502
Powdthavee, N; Vignoles, A. Mental Health of Parents and Life Satisfaction of Children: A Within-Family Analysis of Intergenerational Transmission of Well-Being.
Social Indicators Research, 2008, Vol. 88, 397 - 422
Proto, E.; Oswald, A.J.; Sgroi, D. Are Happiness and Productivity Lower among University Students with Newly-Divorced Parents? An Experimental Approach.
IZA Discussion Paper no. 4755, 2010, Bonn, Germany
McBride-Chang, C.; Au, A.E.; Chang, L.; Stewart, S.M. Life Satisfaction, Self-Concept, and Family Relations in Chinese Adolescents and Children.
International Journal of Behavioral Development, 2003, Vol. 27, 182 - 189
Franz, C.E.; McClelland, D.C.; Weinberger, J. Childhood Antecedents of Conventional Social Accomplishment in Midlife Adults: A 36-Year Prospective Study.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1991, Vol. 60, 586 - 595
Hoy, B.D.; Mendez, L.R.; Suldo, S.M. Links Between Parents’ and Children’s Levels of Gratitude, Life Satisfaction, and Hope.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2013, Vol. 14, 1343 - 1361
Levin, K. A.; Torsheim, T.; Vollebergh, W.A. National Income and Income Inequality, Family Affluence and Life Satisfaction Among 13 year Old Boys and Girls: A Multilevel Study in 35 Countries.
Social Indicators Research, 2011, Vol. 104, 179 - 194.
Shek, D.T. Perceived Parental Control Processes, Parent-Child Relational Qualities, and Psychological Well-Being in Chinese Adolescents With and Without Economic Disadvantage.
The Journal of Genetic Psychology, 2005, Vol.166, 171 - 188
Stein, J.A.; Newcomb, M.D. Adult Outcomes of Adolescent Conventional and Agentic Orientations: A 20-Year Longitudinal Study.
The Journal of Early Adolescence, 1999, Vol. 19, 39 - 65
Levin, K. A.; Currie, C.; Dallago, L. The Association between Adolescent Life Satisfaction, Family Structure, Family Affluence and Gender Differences in Parent-Child Communication.
Social Indicators Research, 2012, Vol. 106, 287 - 305
Gonzalez-Carrasco, M.; Casas, F.; Figuer, C; Malo, S. Personal Well-Being and Interpersonal Communication of 12 -16 Year -Old Girls and Their Own Mothers: Gender and Intergenerational Issues.
Eckermann, E.; Ed: "Gender, Lifespan and Quality of Life: An International Perspective", Springer Science+Buisiness Media Dordrecht, 2014, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 7 - 24
Biblarz, T.J.; Gottainer, G. Family Structure and Children's Success: A Comparison of Widowed and Divorced Single-Mother Families.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 2002, Vol. 62, 553 - 548
Braithwaite, V.A.; Devine, C. Life Satisfaction and adjustment of Children of Alcoholics: The Effects of Parental Drinking, Family Disorganisation and Survival Roles.
British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 1993, Vol. 32, 417 - 429
Shek, D.T. Family Environment and Adolescent Psychological Well-Being, School Adjustment and Problem Behavior: A Pioneer Study in Chinese Context.
The Journal of Genetic Psychology, 1997, Vol. 158, 113 - 128
Grossman, M.; Rowat, K.M. Parental Relationships, Coping Strategies, Received Support, and Well-Being in Adolescents of Separated or Divorced and Married Parents.
Research in Nursing & Health, 1995, Vol.18, 249 - 261
Shek, D.T. The Relation of Family Functioning to Adolescent Psychological Well-Being, School Adjustment, and Problem Behavior.
Journal of Genetic Psychology: Research and Theory on Human Development, 1997, Vol. 158, 467 - 479
Shek, D.T. A Longitudinal Study of Perceived Parental Psychological Control and Psychological Well-Being in Chinese Adolescents in Hong Kong.
Journal Of Clinical Psychology, 2007, Vol. 63, 1 - 22
Ulker, A. Mental Health and Life Satisfaction of Young Australians: The Role of Family Background.
Australian Economic Papers, 2008, Vol. 47, 199 - 218
VandenBerg, H.S.; DuPlessis, E.D.; George, A.A. The Pivotal Role of Social Support in the Well-Being Adolescents.
Well-Being Research in South Africa, 2013, Vol. 4, 315 - 339
Kabasakal, Z.; Girli, A. An Investigation of Views and Experiences of University Students Regarding Violence against Women in Terms of Several Variables and their Relation with Students' Life Satisfaction. (Deu, Buca Faculty of Education Sample).
Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi Sosyal Bilimler Enstitüsü Dergis, 2012, Vol. 14, 105 - 123
Acock, A.C.; Kiecolt, K.J. Is It Family Structure or Socioeconomic Status? Family Structure during Adolescence and Adult Adjustment.
Social Forces, 1989, Vol. 68, 553 - 571
Mendolia, S. Maternal Working Hours and the Well-Being of Adolescent Children.
Working Paper for the School of Accounting Economics and Finance, 2014, no. 01, Wollongong, Australia
Amato, P.R. Psychological Distress and the Recall of Childhood Family Characteristics.
Journal of Marriage and Family,1991, Vol. 53, 1011 - 1019
Baker, M.; Gruber, D.; Milligan, K.S. Universal Childcare, Maternal Labor Supply and Family Well-Being.
NBER Working Paper Series, 2008, No. 11832, Cambridge, USA
Schnitzlein, D.D.; Wunder, C. Are we architects of our own happiness? The Importance of Family Background for Well-being.
Soep Paper, 2014, No. 700, Bonn, Germany
Demo, D.H.; Acock, A.C. Family Structure, Family Process, and Adolescent Well-Being.
Journal of Research on Adolescence, 1996, Vol. 6, 457 - 488
VanderAa, N.; Bartels, M.; Boomsma, D.I. Moderation of Genetic Factors by Parental Divorce in Adolescents’ Evaluations of Family Functioning and Subjective Wellbeing.
Twin Research and Human Genetics, 2010, Vol. 13, 143 - 162
Ma, C.Q.; Huebner, E.S. Attachment Relationships and Adolescents Life Satisfaction: Some Relationships Matter More to Girls then to Boys.
Psychology in the Schools, 2008, Vol. 45, 177 - 190
DeGoede, M.P.; Maas, C.; Spruijt, E. Individual and Family Factors and Adolescent Well-Being: A Multi-Level Analysis.
Social Behavior and Personality, 1999, Vol.27, 263 - 280
Rutledge, E.M. Black Parent-Child Relations: Some Correlates.
Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 1990, Vol. 21, 369 - 378
Lim, S.A.; Ha, D.; You, S. Parental Emotional Support and Adolescent Happiness: Mediating Roles of Self-Esteem and Emotional Intelligence.
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2015, Vol. 10, 631 - 646
Shi, G.; Wu, X.; Yi, Y. The Mental Health and Life Satisfaction of Children of Drug Abusers in Wenzhou, China.
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2015, Vol. 10, 525 - 542
Gherasim, L.R.; Alim, C.L.; Brumariu, L.E. Parenting Style and Children's Life Satisfaction and Depressive Symptoms: Preliminary Findings from Romania, France and Russia.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2017, Vol. 18, 1013 - 1028
Anand, P.; Roope, L. The Development and Happiness of Very Young Children.
IZA DP, 2016, No. 10218, 1 - 42
Jiang, X.; Hills, K.; Huebner, E.S. Parent Attachment and Early Adolescents' Life Satisfaction: The Mediating Effect of Hope.
Psychology in the Schools, 2013, Vol. 50, 340 - 352
Jewell, S. Are Happy Youth also Satisfied Adults? An Analysis of the Impact of Childhood Factors on Adult Life Satisfaction.
Social Indicators Research, 2015, Vol. 121, 543 - 567
Dubrov, D. Family Social Capital as A Predictor of Parental and Adolescent Subjective Well Being in Russia.
National Research University HSE's Working Paper, 2017, No. 75, 1 - 19
Sümer, N. The Interplay Between Attachment to Mother and Friendship Quality in Predicting Life Satisfaction Among Turkish Children
M. Demir (ed.)," Friendship and Happiness", 2015, Springer Science+Business Media , Dordrecht, Netherlands, 253 - 273
Amato, P.R.; Afifi, T.D. Feeling Caught Between Parents: Adult Children's Relations With Parents and Subjective Well-Being.
Journal of Marriage and Family, 2006, Vol. 68, 222 - 235.
Bjarnason, T; Arnarsson, A.M; Bendtsen, P. Life Satisfaction Among Children in Different Family Structures: A Comparative Study of 36 Western Societies.
Children and Society, 2012, VOL. 26, 51 - 62
Saha, R.; Huebner, E.S.; Suldo, S.M. A Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Life Satisfaction and Parenting
Child Indicators Research, 2010, Vol. 3, 149 - 165
Cho, E.Y. Links between Poverty and Children’s Subjective Wellbeing: Examining the Mediating and Moderating Role of Relationships.
Child Indicators Research, 2018, Vol. 11, 585 - 607
Gray, R.S.; Chamratrithirong, A.; Pattaravanich, U. Happiness Among Adolescent Students in Thailand: Family and Non-Family Factors
Social lndicators Research, 2013, Vol. 110, 703 - 719
Gudmundsdottir, D.G.; Asgeirsdottir, B.B.; Huppert, F.A. How Does the Economic Crisis Influence Adolescents’ Happiness? Population-Based Surveys in Iceland in 2000 - 2010.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2016, Vol. 17, 1219 - 1234
Lau, M.; Li, W. The Extent of Family and School Social Capital Promoting Positive Subjective Well-Being among Primary School Children in Shenzhen, China.
Children and Youth Services Review, 2011, Vol. 33, 1573-1582
Hollifield, C.R.; Jewsbury Conger, K. The Role of Siblings and Psychological Needs in Predicting Life Satisfaction During Emerging Adulthood
Emerging Adulthood, 2015, Vol. 3, 143-1S3
Maatta, H.; Hurtig, T. Childhood Chronic Physical Condition, Self-reported Health, and Life Satisfaction in Adolescence.
European Journal of Pediatrician, 2013, Vol. 172 1197 - 1206
Sabatier, C.; Mayer, B.; Trommsdorf, G. Religiosity, Family Orientation, and Life Satisfaction of Adolescents in Four Countries.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 2011, Vol. 42, 1375 - 1393
Hinnen, C.; Sanderman, R.; Sprangers, M.A. Adult Attachment as Mediator between Recollections of Childhood and Satisfaction with Life.
Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy, 2009, Vol. 16, 10 - 21
Arpino, B.; DeValk, H. Comparing Life Satisfaction of Immigrants and Natives Across Europe: The Role of Social Contacts
Social Indicators Research, 2018, Vol. 137, 1163 - 1184
Ho, L.S.; Ip, P. What Accounts for the Decline of Happiness of Children as They Grow into their Teens: a Hong Kong Case Study
Pacific Economic Review, 2018, Vol. 23, 222 - 243
Greene, D.C.; Britton, P.J. Predicting Adult LGBTQ Happiness: Impact of Childhood Affirmation, Self-Compassion, and Personal Mastery
Journal of LGBT Issues in Counseling, 2015, Vol. 9, 158-179
Runarsdottir, E.M. Ethnic Differences in Youth Well-Being: The Role of Sociodemographic Background and Social Support
Scandinavian Journal of Public Health, 2015, Vol. 43, 580 - 587
Levin, K. A.; Currie, C. Family Structure, Mother-Child Communication, Father-Child Communication, and Adolescent Life Satisfaction. A Cross-Sectional Multilevel Analysis
Health Education, 2010, Vol. 10, 152-168
Leto, I.V.; Petrenko, E.N.; Slobodskaya, H.R. Life Satisfaction in Russian Primary Schoolchildren: Links with Personality and Family Environment
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2019, Vol. 20, 1893-1912
Loton, D.J.; Waters, L.E. The Mediating Effect of Self-Efficacy in the Connections between Strength-Based Parenting, Happiness and Psychological Distress in Teens
Frontiers in Psychology, 2017, Vol. 8, 1707
Zullig, K.J.; Huebner, E.S.; Valois, R.F. Associations Among Family Structure, Demographics, and Adolescent Perceived Life Satisfaction
Journal of Child and Family Studies, 2005, Vol. 14, 195 - 206
Cherry, K.M.; Lumley, M.N.; McArthur, B.A. A Multi‑Informant Study of Strengths, Positive Self‑Schemas and Subjective Well‑Being from Childhood to Adolescence
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2020, Vol. 21, 2169 - 2191
Gomez-Baya, D.; Garcia-Moro, F.J.; Munoz-Silva, A. Family Climate and Life Satisfaction in 12-Year-Old Adolescents in Europe
Sustainability, 2020, Vol. 12, Nr. 5902
Lee,B.,B.; Yoo,M.,M. Family, School, and Community Correlates of Children’s Subjective Well-Being: An International Comparative Study
Child Indicators Research, 2015, Vol. 8, 151-175