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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Societal context: Local setting
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Local setting, city, locality town, municipality, vicinity
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Angrist, S.S. Dimensions of Well-Being in Public Housing Families.
Environment and Behavior, 1974, Vol. 6, 495 - 516
Fischer, M. Umwelt und Wohlbefinden. (Environment and Well-Being).
Abele, A.;Becker, P.;Eds.: "Wohlbefinden: Theorie, Empirie, Diagnostik", Juventa Verlag, 1991, München, Germany, 245 - 266
Hulin, C.L. Source of Variation in Job and Life Satisfaction: The Role of Community and Job-Related Variables.
Journal of Applied Psychology, 1969, Vol. 53, 279 - 291
Kaplan, S.; Kaplan, R. The Experience of the Environment.
Man-Environment Systems, 1977, Vol. 7, 300 - 305
Mercier, C.; Renaud, C.; Tempier, R. Services Communautaires et Qualité de la Vie: Une Etude d'Impact en Region Eloignée. (Local Services and Quality of Life: Impact in a Remote Area).
Revue Canédienne de Psychiatrie, 1992, Vol. 37, 553 - 563
Keyes, C.L. Social Well-Being.
Social Psychology Quarterly, 1998, Vol. 61, 121 - 140
Michalos, A.C.; Zumbo, B.D. Criminal Victimization and the Quality of Life.
Social Indicators Research, 2000, Vol. 50, 245 - 295
Richmond, L.; Filson, G.; Paine, C.; Pfeiffer, W.C.; Taylor, J.R. Non-Farm Rural Ontario Residents' Perceived Quality of Life.
Social Indicators Research, 2000, Vol. 50, 159 - 186
Michalos, A.C.; Hemingway, D.; Hubley, A.M.; Zumbo, B.D. Health and Other Aspects of the Quality of Life of Older People.
Social Indicators Research, 2001, Vol. 54, 239 - 274
Tomes, N. Income Distributions, Happiness and Satisfaction: A Direct Test of the Interdependent Preferences Model.
Journal of Economic Psychology, 1986, Vol. 7, 425 - 446
Cummins, R.A.; Davern, M.T.; Eckersley, R.; Lo, S.K.; Okerstrom, E. Australian Unity Wellbeing Index, Report 12.1. Special report on City and Country Living.
Australian Center on Quality of Life, 2005, Melbourne, Australia
Wagenaar, C. Happy, Cities and Public Happiness in Post-War Europe.
NAI Publishers, 2004, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Mollenkopf, H.; Baas, S.; Marcellini, F.; Oswald, F. Mobility and the Quality of Life.
Mollenkopf, H; et al; Eds.: "Enhanching Mobility in Later Life", IOS Press, 2005, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 279 - 288
Mollenkopf, H.; Kaspar, R.; Marcellini, F.; Ruoppila, I. Quality of Life in Urban and Rural Areas of Five European Countries: Similarities and Differences.
Hallym International Journal of Aging, 2004, Vol. 6, 1 - 36
Mollenkopf, H.; Kaspar, R. Ageing in Rural Areas of East and West Germany: Increasing Similarities and Remaining Differences.
European Journal of Aging, 2005, Vol. 2, 120 - 130
Brereton, F.J.; Clinch, J.P.; Ferreira, S. Happiness, Geography and the Environment.
Ecological Economics, 2008, Vol. 65, 386 - 396
DiGiacinto, M.; Ferrante, F.; Vistocco, D. Creativity and Happiness.
Paper presented at the International Conference ''Policy for Happiness'', June 2007, Siena, Italy
Verlet., D; Devos, C. Can local governments enhance the subjective well-being?
Paper International Conference 'Policies for Happiness', 2007, Siena, Italy
Aussen, S.; Hooijmans, S.; VanderLinden, L. Geluk in Rotterdam. Het Effect van Vrijetijds Voorzieningen op het Geluk in Wijken. (Happiness in Rotterdam. The Effect of Leisure Time Facilities on the Happiness in Neighbourhoods).
Bachelor Thesis, Faculty of Social Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam, 2008, Netherlands
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Local Environment.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report L10, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Okulicz-Kozaryn, A. City Life: Rankings (Livability) vs Perceptions (Satisfaction).
Social Indicators Research, 2013, Vol. 110, 433 - 451
Shields, M.A.; Price, S.W.; Wooden, M. Life Satisfaction and the Economic and Social Characteristics of Neighbourhoods.
Journal of Population Economics, 2009, Vol. 22, 421 - 443
Sirgy, M.J. Residential Well-Being.
The Psychology of Quality of Life: Hedonic Well-Being, Life Satisfaction, and Eudaimonia, 2012, Chapter 18, 303 - 324
Morrison, P.S. Subjective Wellbeing and the City.
Social Policy Journal of New Zealand, 2007, Vol. 31, 74 - 103
Lora, E Beyond Facts: Understanding Quality of Life. Chapter 8: Urban Quality of Life: More than Bricks and Mortar.
IDB, Book, 2008, Chapter 8, 177 - 212
Cramm, J.M.; Moller, V.; Nieboer, A.P. Individual- and Neighbourhood-Level Indicators of Subjective wellbeing in a Small and Poor Eastern Cape Township: The Effect of Health, Social Capital , Marital status and Income.
Social Indicators Research, 2012, Vol. 105, 581 - 593
Kanazawa, S.; Li, N.P. Happiness in Modern Society: Why Intelligence and Ethnic Composition Matter.
Journal of Research in Personality , 2015, Online Publishing, 1 - 11
Balducci, A.; Checchi, D. Happiness and Quality of City Life: The Case of Milan, The Richest Italian City.
International Planning Studies, 2009, Vol. 14, 25 - 64
Bernini, C.; Tampieri, A. Happiness in Italian Cities.
Regional Studies, 2019, Vol. 53, 1-11
Ballas, D. What makes a ‘happy city’?
Cities, 2013, Vol. 32, 539 - 550
Burger, M.; Veenhoven, R. Geluksonderzoek en Beleid (Happiness Research and Policy)
Leegwater, K (project leader), 2017, "Samen Werken aan Geluk", Gemeente Schagen, Netherlands
Sirgy, M.J.; Rahtz, D.R. A Measure and Method to Assess Subjective Community Quality of Life.
"Community Quality of Life Indicators: Best Cases II, Social Indicators Research Series, 2006, Vol. 28, Springer, Dordrecht, the Netherlands.
Hart, E.A.C.; Bardos, H; Brug, J; Charriere, H; DeBourdeaudheij, I; Mackenbach, J; McKee, M.; Oppert, ; Rutter, H; Veenhoven, R. Contextual Correlates of Happiness in European Adults.
PLoS ONE, Vol. 13, e0190387
Okulicz-Kozaryn, A.; Valente, R.R. Livability and Subjective Well-Being Across European Cities.
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2019, Vol, 14, 197 - 220
Fleuret, S; Prugneau, J. Assessing students’ wellbeing in a spatial dimension
The Geographical Journal, 2015, Vol. 18, 110-120
Helliwell, J.F.; Barrington-Leigh, C.; Shiplett, H. How Happy are Your Neighbours? Variation in Life Satisfaction among 1200 Canadian Neighbourhoods and Communities.
Working paper, 2018, Nr. 24592, National Bureau of Economic Research
Ma, J.; Chen, Y.; Dong, G. Does Satisfactory Neighbourhood Environment Lead to a Satisfying Life? An Investigation of the Association between Neighbourhood Environment and Life Satisfaction in Beijing
Cities, 2018, Vol. 74, 229 - 239
Cloutier, S.; Pfeiffer, D. Happiness: An Alternative Objective for Sustainable Community Development
Phillips, Rhonda and Wong, Cecilia, "Handbook of Community Well-Being Research", 2017, 85 - 96
Papachristou, J.A.; Rosas-Casals, M. Cities and Quality of Life. Quantitative Modeling of the Emergence of the Happiness Field in Urban Studies
Cities, 2019, Vol. 88, 191 - 208
Schwanen, T.; Wang, D. Well-Being, Context, and Everyday Activities in Space and Time
Annals of the Association of American Geographers, Vol. 104, 833-851
Clark, W.A.V.; Huang, Y; Yi, D. Subjective Well-Being in China’s Changing Society
PNAS, 2019, Vol. 116, 16799-16804
Bertram, C.; Goebel, J.; Krekel, C. Urban Land Use Fragmentation and Human Wellbeing
Kiel Working Paper, 2020, No. 2147, Kiel Institute for the World Economy (IfW), Germany
Timm, S. The Relationship between Quality of Life and Leed-ND Certified / Certifiable Neighborhoods
Master Thesis, 2010, Faculty of California Polytechnic State University
Oswald, F.; Jopp, D.; Rott, C. Is Aging in Place a Resource for or Risk to Life Satisfaction?
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2010, Vol. 22, 1981-2001