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Bibliographic Subjects » CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS » Situational correlates of happiness » Individual circumstances » Occurrences » Life-history » Happiness and Life Course

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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Individual circumstances Occurrences Life-history Happiness and Life Course
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Happiness and Life Course, life choice, life history, development, career
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Back, K.W.; Brookover-Bourque, L. Life Graphs: Aging and Cohort Effect.
Journal of Gerontology, 1970, Vol. 25, 249 - 255
Chiriboga, D.A. Stress and Loss in Middle Age.
Kalish, R.A., Ed.: "Midlife Loss: Coping Strategies.", Sage, 1989, London, UK, 42 - 88
VandenEngh, J.A. Het Nederlandse Militaire Gezin in West-Duitsland.(The Dutch Military Family in West-Germany).
Doctoral Dissertation, University of Utrecht, 1983, Utrecht, Netherlands
Fiske, M.; Chiriboga, D.A. The Interweaving of Societal and Personal Change in Adulthood.
Munnichs, J.M.;et al;Eds.: "Life-Span and Change in a Gerontal Perspective", Academic Press, 1985, New York, USA, 177 - 209
Glancy, M.; Farrel, P.; Willits, F.K. Adolescent Activities and Adult Success and Happiness: Twenty Four Years Later.
Sociology and Social Research, 1986, Vol. 70, 242 - 250
Hunsberger, B.E. A Reexamination of the Antecedents of Apostasy.
Review of Religious Research, 1980, Vol. 21, 158 - 170
Keith, P.M. Changing Patterns and Life Satisfaction.
Powers, E.A.;et al.:Eds.:"Later Life Transitions: Older Males in Rural America", Kluwer 1985, Dordrecht, Netherlands,137 - 156
Lowenthal, M.F.; Chiriboga, D.A. Social Stress and Adaptation. Toward a Life-Course Perspective.
Eisdorfer, C.; Lawton, M.P; Eds.: "Psychology of Adult Development and Aging", American Psychological Association, Washington DC, USA, 281 - 310
Pines, A.; Kafry, D. The Experience of Tedium in Three Generations of Professional Women.
Sex Roles, 1981, Vol. 7, 117 - 134
Thomae, H. Erlebte Unveränderlichkeit von gesundheitlicher und ökonomischer Belastung. (Perceived Certainty of Health and Economic Stress: A Contribution to a Cognitive Theory of Adjustment to Aging).
Zeitschrift für Gerontologie, 1979, Vol. 12, 439 - 459
Thurnher, M. Turning Points and Developmental Change: Subjective and 'Objective' Assessments.
American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 1983, Vol. 53, 52 - 60
Willits, F.K.; Bealer, R.C.; Crider, D.M. Migrant Status and Success: A Panel Study.
Rural Sociology, 1978, Vol. 43, 386 - 402
Bray, D.W.; Howard, A. Career Success and Life-Satisfactions of Middle Aged Managers.
Bond, L.A. and Rosen, J.C. (Eds).: "Competence and Coping during Adulthood", University Press of New England, 1980, London, UK, 258 - 287
Heesink, J.A. Uitgeschoold, Ingeschaald: Loopbaan Ontwikkeling en Psychisch Welzijn van Jong Volwassenen. (Occupational Career and Psychological Wellbeing in Young Adults.)
Doctoral dissertation, Free University of Amsterdam, 1992, Netherlands
Vaillant, G.E. Adaption to Life.
Little & Brown, 1977, Boston, USA
Jackson, J.S. Activity and Happiness among Aged Blacks.
Black Aging, 1976, Vol. 1, 18 - 29
Chown, S.M. Morale, Careers and Personal Potentials.
Birren, J.E.;Schaie, K.W., Eds.: "Handbook of the Psychology of Aging", Van Nostrand, 1977, New York, USA
Felton, B.J. Cohort Variation in Happiness: Some Hypotheses and Exploratory Analyses.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 1987, Vol. 25, 27 - 42
Meulemann, H. Die Geschichte einer Jugend. (The History of a Youth).
Westdeutscher Verlag, 1995, Opladen, Germany
Easterlin, R.A.; Schaeffer, C.M. Income and Subjective Well-Being over the Life Cycle.
Ryff, C.D.;Marshall, V.W.;Eds.: "The Self and Society in Aging Processess", Springer, 1999, New York, USA, 279 - 302
Easterlin, R.A. Life Cycle Welfare: Evidence and Conjecture.
Paper, University of Southern California, 1999, USA
Howard, A.; Bray, D.W. Managerial Lives in Transition. Advancing Age and Changing Times.
Guilford Press, 1988, New York, USA
Grob, A.; Flammer, A.; Kaiser, F.G.; Lüthi, R. Wohlbefinden und Kontrolle bei jugendlichen Delinquenten und Nicht-Delinquenten. (Well-Being and Control in Young Delinquents and Non-Delinquents).
Schweizerische Zeitschrift für Psychologie, 1989, Vol. 48, 75 - 85
Holahan, C.K.; Holahan, C.J.; Wonacott, N.L. Self Appraisal, Life Satisfaction and Retrospective Life Choices Across One and Three Decades.
Psychology and Aging, 1999, Vol. 14, 238 - 244
Meulemann, H. Life Satisfaction from Late Adolescence to Mid-Life.
Paper Institut für angewandte Sozialforschung, 2000, Köln, Germany
Stewart, A.J.; VandeWater, E.A. "If I Had It to Do Over Again" . Midlife Review, Midcourse Corrections and Women's Well-Being in Midlife.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1999, Vol. 76, 270 - 283
Clark, A.E. Interactions in Labour Force Status, as Revealed by Proxy Utility Data.
Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, 2001, no. 63/64, 21 - 38
Clausen, J.A. The Life-Course of Individuals.
White Riley, M.; et al; Eds.: "Aging and Society, Volume III: A Sociology of Age Stratification", Russell Sage Foundation, 1972, New York, USA, 457 - 514
McCrae, R.R. The Maturation of Personality Psychology: Adult Personality Development and Psychological Well-Being.
Journal of Research in Personality, 2002, Vol. 36, 307 - 317
Hettlage, R. Generative Glückserfarungen: Biographien, Kohorten und Mentalitäten. (Experience of Happiness accros Generation: Bibliographies Across Generations and Mentalities).
Bellebaum, A.; Ed.: "Glücksforchung", UVK Verlaggesellschaft, 2002, Konstantz, Germany, 129 - 156
Diener, E.; Lucas, R.E.; Nickerson, C.; Sandvik, E. Dispositional Affect and Job Outcomes.
Social Indicators Research, 2002, Vol. 59, 229 - 259
King, L.A. The Hard Road to the Good Life: The Happy, Mature Person.
Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 2001, Vol. 41, 51 - 72
Vendrik, M.; Woltjer, G. Happiness and Loss Aversion: Is utility concave or convex in relative income?
Journal of Public Economics, 2007, Vol. 91, 1423 - 1448
VanSluijs, J. Effecten van Levenslooptransities op de Tevredenheid van Jong Volwassenen. (Effects of Life course Transition on Satisfaction of Adolescents).
Master thesis, University Tilburg, 2004, Netherlands
Bogart, L.M.; Collins, R.L.; Ellickson, P.L.; Klein, D.J. Are Adolescent Substance Users less Satisfied with Life as Young Adults and if so, Why?
Social Indicators Research, 2007, Vol. 81, 149 - 169
Halpin, S.A.; Allen, M.W. Changes in Psychological Well-Being during Stages of Gay Identity Development.
Journal of Homosexuality, 2004, Vol. 47, 109 - 126
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Happiness Career.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report H5, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Life Change.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report L5, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Easterlin, R.A. Life Cycle Happiness and its Sources Intersections of Psychology, Economics, and Demography.
Journal of Economic Psychology, 2006, Vol. 27, 463 - 482
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
Muffels, R.; Headey, B. Capabilities and Choices: do they make sense for understanding objective and subjective well-being?
SOEP Papers no. 385, 2011, DIW, Berlin, Germany
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
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
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
Chen, X.; Page, A. Stability and Instability of Subjective Well- Being in the Transition from Adolescence to Young Adulthood: Longitudinal Evidence from 20991 Young Australians.
PLOS One, 2016, 1 - 15
Ponomarenko, V. Cumulative Disadvantages of Non-Employment and Non-Standard Work for Career Patterns and Subjective Well-Being in Retirement
Advances in Life Course Research, 2016, Vol. 30, 133 - 148
DeLos-Santos, J.A.; Labrague, L. J.; Milla, N. E. Happiness and Retirement Readiness among Pre-Retiring Employees: A Cross-Sectional Study
Ageing International, 2019,
VandeWater, E.A.; Ostrove, J.M.; Stewart, A.J. Predicting Women's Well-Being in Midlife: The Importance of Personality Development and Social Role Involvements
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1997, Vol. 72, 1147-1160
Alvarez, B. The Best Years of Older Europeans’ Lives
Social Indicators Research, 2022, Vol. 160, 227-260