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Bibliographic Subjects » CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS » Situational correlates of happiness » Physical environment » Urbanity » Size of the town

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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Physical environment Urbanity Size of the town
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Size of the town, Conurbation, urban sprawl, mega city, metropolis, village, population density
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Bakker, P.; VandeBerg, N. Determinanten en Correlaten van Geluk.(Determinants and Correlates of Happiness).
Unpublished Thesis, Erasmus University Rotterdam, 1974, Netherlands
Gehmacher, E. Ungleichheit in Wien. (Inequality in Vienna).
Bauforum, Fachzeitschrift für Architektur, 1989, Vol. 22, 88 - 94
Inglehart, R. Culture Shift in Advanced Industrial Society.
Princeton University Press, 1990, Princeton, USA
Krannich, R.S.; Greider, T. Personal Well-Being in Rapid Growth and Stable Communities: Multiple Indicators and Contrasting Results.
Rural Sociology, 1984, Vol. 49, 541 - 552
Palisi, B.J.; Canning, C. Urbanism and Psychological Well-Being: A Test of Three Theories.
Sociological Spectrum, 1986, Vol. 6, 361 - 378
Palisi, B.J.; Ransford, H.E. Effects of Urbanism, Race and Class on Happiness and Physical Health.
Sociological Spectrum, 1987, Vol. 7, 271 - 295
Salau, A.T. Quality of Life and City Size: An Exploratory Study of Nigeria.
Social Indicators Research, 1986, Vol. 18, 193 - 203
Veroff, J.; Douvan, E.; Kulka, R.A. The Inner American: A Self-Portrait from 1957 to 1976.
Basic Books, 1981, New York, USA
Ankersmit, T.; Gringhuis, G.H. Het Welzijn van de Bevolking - Begripsbepaling en Eerste Resultaten. (Well-Being of the Population - Determination of Concept and First Results).
Maandbericht Gezondheid, Central Bureau of Statistics, 1997, Vol. 4, 5 - 29
CBS, Waardering Leefsituatie, 2002 . (Appreciation Living Condition 2002.)
Central Bureau for Statistics (CBS), 2004, The Hague, Netherlands
Boelhouwer, J.; Knol, F.; Oppelaar, J.; Veldheer, V. De Leefsituatie in de Grote Stad. (Living Conditions in the Big City).
Social Cultural Planning Office, 2006, The Hague, Netherlands
Delken, E. Happiness in Shrinking Cities in Germany.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2008, Vol. 9, 213 - 218
Berry, B.J.; Okulicz-Kozaryn, A. An Urban-Rural Happiness Gradient.
Urban Geography, 2011, Vol. 32, 871 - 883
Piper, A.T. Europe's Capital Cities and the Happiness Penalty: an Investigation Using the European Social Survey.
MPRA Paper, 2013, No. 47793, Flensburg, Germany
Switek, M. Life Satisfaction in Latin America: A Size-of-Place Analysis.
The Journal of Development Studies, 2012, Vol. 48, 983 - 999
Ungerer, L. The Relationship of South African Consumers’ Living Standards and Demographic Variables with Their Life Satisfaction.
Book Chapter from: Well-Being and Cultures: Perspectives from Positive Psychology, 2013, 135 - 159
Okulicz-Kozaryn, A. When Place is Too Big: Happy Town and Unhappy Metropolis
Draft: Monday 10th November, 2014, 1 - 31
Li, N.P.; Kanazawa, S. Country Roads, Take me Home.. to my Friends: How intelligence, Population Density, and Friendship Affect Modern Happiness.
British Journal of Psychology, 2016, vol.4,675-697
Chen, J.; Davis, D.S.; Wu, K. Life Satisfaction in Urbanizing China: The Effect of City size and Pathways to Urban Residency.
Cities, 2015, Vol. 49, 88 - 97
Krevs, M. Life Satisfaction and Size of Settlements: A Case Study in Slovenia
Geografski pregled, 2018, Vol. 39, 29 - 42
Lenzi, C.; Perucca, G. Life Satisfaction across Cities: Evidence from Romania
The Journal of Development Studies, 2016, Vol. 52, 1062 - 1077
Sörensen, J.F.L. Rural-Urban Differences in Life Satisfaction: Evidence from the European Union
Regional Studies, 2014, Vol. 48, 1451 - 1466
Itaba, Y Does City Size Affect Happiness?
T. Tachibanaki (Ed.), 2016, Advances in Happiness Research, Creative Economy, Springer Japan, Chapter 14
Loschiavo,D. Big-City Life (dis)satisfaction? The Effect of Urban Living on Subjective Well-Being
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2019, Vol. 192, 740-764