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Bibliographic Subjects » CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS » Situational correlates of happiness » Individual circumstances » Social status of more and less happy people » Happiness and social roles

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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Individual circumstances Social status of more and less happy people Happiness and social roles
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Happiness and social roles, social script, expectation linked to social position
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Albrecht, R. The Social Roles of Old People.
Journal of Gerontology, 1951, Vol. 6, 138 - 145
Bell, B.D. The Limitations of Crisis Theory as an Explanatory Mechanism in Social Gerontology.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 1975, Vol. 6, 153 - 168
Bränholm, I.B.; Fugl-Meyer, A.R. Occupational Role Preferences and Life Satisfaction.
Occupational Therapy Journal of Research,1992, Vol. 12, 159 - 171
Eells, L.W. The Effects of Role Change on Physical Health, Mental Health and Life Satisfaction: A Panel Analysis.
PhD Dissertation, University of Nebraska, 1985, USA
Elwell, F.; Maltbie-Crannell, A.D. The Impact of Role Loss upon Coping Resources and Life Satisfaction of the Elderly.
Journal of Gerontology, 1981, Vol. 36, 223 - 232
Harvey, C.D.; Bahr, H.M. Widowhood, Morale and Affiliation.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1974, Vol. 36, 97 - 106
Lemon, B.W.; Bengtson, V.L.; Peterson, J.A. An Exploration of the Activity Theory of Ageing: Activity Types and Life-Satisfaction among In-Movers to a Retirement Community.
Journal of Gerontology, 1972, Vol. 27, 511 - 523
Phillips, B.S. Role Change, Subjective Age and Adjustment: A Correlational Analysis.
Journal of Gerontology, 1961, Vol. 16, 347 - 352
Phillips, B.S. A Role Theory Approach to Adjustment in Old Age.
American Sociological Review, 1957, Vol. 22, 212 - 217
Rosow, I. Social Integration of the Aged.
The Free Press, 1967, New York, USA
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
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
Lu, L.J.; Lin, Y.Y. Family Roles and Happiness in Adulthood.
Personality and Individual Differences, 1998, Vol. 25, 195 - 207
Christensen, K.A.; Stephens, M.A.; Townsend, A. Mastery in Women's Multiple Roles and Well-Being: Adult Daughters Providing Care to Impaired Parents.
Health Psychology, 1998, Vol. 17, 163 - 171
Baker, L.A.; Burr, J.A.; Cahalin, L.P.; Gerst, K. Productive Activities and Subjective Well-Being among Older Adults: The Influence of Number of Activities and Time Commitment.
Social Indicators Research, 2005, Vol. 73, 431 - 458
Ahrens, C.J.; Ryff, C.D. Multiple Roles and Well-Being: Sociodemographic and Psychological Moderators.
Sex Roles, 2006, Vol. 55, 801 - 815
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Roles.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report R4, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Reich, W.A.; Bernieri, F.J.; Kessel, E.M. Life Satisfaction and the Self: Structure, Content, and Function.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2013, Vol. 14, 293 - 308
Krause, N. Stressors in Salient Social Roles and Well-Being in Later Life.
Journal of Gerontology: PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCES, 1994, Vol. 49, 137 - 148
Spitze, G.; Lee, E.; Logan, J.R. Middle Generation Roles and the Well-being of Men and Women.
Journal of Gerontology: SOCIAL SCIENCES, 1994, Vol. 49, 107 - 116
Adelmann, P.K. Multiple Roles and Psychological Well-being in a National Sample of Older Adults.
Journal of Gerontology: SOCIAL SCIENCES, 1994, Vol. 49, 277 - 285
Aryee, S. Antecedents and Outcomes of Work-Family Conflict Among Married Professional Women: Evidence From Singapore.
Human Relations, 1992, Vol. 45, 813 - 837
Ali, S.M.; Haq, R.U. Women's Autonomy and Happiness: The Case of Pakistan.
The Pakistan Development Review, 2006, Vol. 45, 121- 136
Baker, F.; Curbow, B.; Wingard, J.R. Role Retention and Quality of Life of Bone Marrow Transplant Survivors.
Social Science and Medicine, 1991, Vol. 32, 697 - 704
Haller, M.; Muller, B. Personality and Identity Characteristics in Social Surveys.
ZUMA-Nachrichten, 2006, Vol. 59, 9 - 41
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