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

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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Individual circumstances Social status of more and less happy people Social rank
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Social rank, status, position, class, caste, level, upper, lower, aristocracy, social ladder, elite, under class
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Argyle, M. The Psychology of Happiness.
Methuen, 1987, London, UK
Bradburn, N.M. The Structure of Psychological Well-Being.
Aldine Publishing, 1969, Chicago, USA
Campbell, A. The Sense of Well-Being in America.
McGraw-Hill, 1981, New York, USA
Caspi, A.; Elder, G.H. Life Satisfaction in Old Age: Linking Social Psychology and History.
Journal of Psychology and Aging, 1986, Vol. 1, 18 - 26
Greiffenhagen, M.; Greiffenhagen, S. Das Glück: Realitäten eines Traums. (Happiness: The Realities of a Dream).
Piper, 1988, München/Zürich, Germany/Switzerland
Hodge, R.W. Social Integration, Psychological Well-Being, and Their Socioeconomic Correlates.
Sociological Inquiry, 1970, Vol. 40, 182 - 206
Leepin, P. Le Monde Entier Interviewé. (The Entire World Interviewed).
La Baloise, Groupe des Assurances, 1978, Bâle, Switzerland
Liem, R.; Liem, J.H. Social Class and Mental Illness Reconsidered: The Role of Economic Stress and Social Support.
Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 1978, Vol. 19, 139 -156
Bray, D.W.; Howard, A. The AT & T Longitudinal Studies of Managers.
Schaie, K.W.; Ed.: "Longitudinal Studies of Adult Psychological Development", Guilford Press, 1983, New York, USA, 266 - 312
Scheuch, E.K. Vorstellungen von Glück in unterschiedliche Sozialschrank. (Conceptions of Happiness in Different Social Classes).
Kundler, H.;Ed.: "Anatomie des Glücks", Verlag Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 1971, Köln, Germany, 71 - 85
Schneider, W. Glück, was ist das? (What is Happiness? An Attempt to Describe Something that Everybody Wants).
Rowolt, 1981, Hamburg, Germany
Hart, H. Chart for Happiness.
McMillan, 1940, New York, USA
Kim, B.K. Socioeconomic Status and Perception of the Quality of Life in Korea.
Development and Society, 1998, Vol. 27, 1 - 15
Dasgupta, S.K.; Majumdar, S. Sense of Well-Being and Perceived Quality of Life in Calcutta.
Diener, E.;Rathz, D.R. (Eds).: "Advances in Quality of Life Theory and Research", Kluwer, 2000, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 65 - 79
Kainulainen, S. Elämäntapahtumat ja Elämään Tyytyväisyys eri Sosiaaliluokissa. (Life Events and Satisfaction with Life in Different Social Classes; Summary).
Kuopio University Publications, 1998, Finland
Lelkes, O. Tasting Freedom: Happiness, Religion and Economic Transition.
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2006, Vol. 59, 173 - 194
Fiscella, K.; Franks, P. Does Psychological Distress Contribute to Racial and Socioeconomic Disparities in Mortality?
Social Science and Medicine, 1997, Vol. 45, 1805 - 1809
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Popularity.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report P9, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Duncan, E.; Subba, U. A Survey of Satisfaction with Life in a Cross-Section of Nepalese Society.
PowerPoint presentation 4th European Conference on Positive Psychology, 2008, Opatija, Croatia
Brülde, B.; Nilsson, A. Arbete, Klass och Livstillfredsställelse. (Work, Class and Life Satisfaction).
Oskarson, I.;et al (Eds).: ''En Fraga om Klass. Levnadsförhallanden, Livsstil, Politik'' Liber, 2010, Stockholm, Sweden, 89 - 107
Anderson, C.; Galinsky, A.D.; Keltner, D.; Kraus, M.W. The Local-Ladder Effect: Social Status and Subjective Well-Being.
Psychological Science, 2012, Vol. 23, 764 - 771
Agrawal, J.; Murthy, P.; Philip, M. Socio-Demographic Correlates of Subjective Well-Being in Urban India.
Social Indicators Research, 2011, Vol. 101, 419 - 434
Wang, P.; VanderWeele, T.J. Empirical Research on Factors related to the Subjective Well-being of Chines Urban Residents.
Social Indicators Research, 2011, Vol. 101, 447 - 459
Cox, K. Happiness and Unhappiness in the Developing World: Life Satisfaction Among Sex Workers, Dump-Dwellers, Urban Poor, and Rural Peasants in Nicaragua.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2012, Vol. 13, 103 - 128
Zhao, W. Economic Inequality, Status Perceptions, and Subjective Well-being in China’s Transitional Economy.
Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, 2012, Vol. 30, 433 - 450
Kraus, M.W. Beggars do not Envy Millionaires: Social Comparison, Socioeconomic Status, and Subjective Well-Being.
NobaScholar, 2018, Book chapter Handbook of Wellbeing, 1 - 11
Högberg, B. Educational Policies and Social Inequality in Well-Being Among Young Adults
British Journal of Sociology of Education, 2019, Vol. 40, 664-681
Chen, B.; Chen, Y.; Luo, L.; Wu, X.; Zhao, Y. Are the Lower Class Really Unhappy? Social Class and Subjective Well‑Being in Chinese Adolescents: Moderating Role of Sense of Control and Mediating Role of Self‑Esteem
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2021, Vol. 22, 825 - 843
Connolly, F.F; Sevä, I.J. Social Status And Life Satisfaction in Context: A Comparison between Sweden And The USA
International Journal of Wellbeing, 2018, Vol. 8, 110 - 134