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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Societal context: National setting
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National setting, civilization, culture, country, state
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Authors Title / Source Year Fromm, E. The Sane Society.
Rhinehart, 1955, New York, USA
Glatzer, W. Soziale Probleme und Zufriedenheit. (Social Problems and Satisfaction).
Schulte, W.;Ed.:"Soziologie in den Gesellschaft." University of Bremen, 1981, Tagungsberichte, Nr.3, Germany, 118 - 122
Gray, L.C.; Dupuy, H.J.; Goldsmith, H.F.; Livieratos, B.B. Individual and Contextual Social Status Contributions to Psychological Well-Being.
Sociology and Social Research, 1983, Vol. 68, 78 - 95
Headey, B.; Wearing, A.J. Understanding Happiness: A Theory of Subjective Well-Being.
Longman Cheshire, 1992, Melbourne, Australia
Iijima, K. The Feelings of Satisfaction and Happiness of the Japanese and Other People.
Paper, Nippon Research Center, May 1982, Japan
Inglehart, R. The Silent Revolution.
Princeton University Press, 1977, Princeton, USA
Inglehart, R.; Rabier, J.R. Du Bonheur...Les Aspirations s'adaptent aux Situations: Analyse Interculturelle de la Qualité Subjective de la Vie.(Happiness....Aspirations adjust to Situations: An Intercultural Analysis).
Futuribles, 1984, September, 29 - 58
Inglehart, R.; Rabier, J.R. Du Bonheur...Sentiment Personnel et Norme Culturelle. (On Happiness ....Personal Feeling and Cultural Norm).
Futuribles, 1984, October, 3 - 29
Ouweneel, P. Geluk volgt Welvaart. (Happiness Follows Welfare).
Economisch Statistische Berichten, 1987, nr. 3622, 840 - 842
Ouweneel, P.; Veenhoven, R. Cross-National Differences in Happiness: Cultural Bias or Societal Quality?
Bleichrodt, N.; Drenth, P.J.; Eds.: "Contemporary Issues in Cross Cultural Psychology, Swets & Zeitlinger, 1990/91, Lisse, Netherlands
Shanan, J. Zeitgeschichtliche Faktoren als Determinanten von Auseinandersetzungsbereitschaft und 'Moral' während der mittleren Lebensjahre. (Historical Factors as Determinants of Coping Style and " Morale" during the Middle Years.)
Zeitschrift für Gerontologie, 1975, Vol. 8, 87 - 95
Srole, L.; Kassan Fischer, A. The Midtown Manhattan Longitudinal Study vs 'The Mental Paradise Lost' Doctrine: A Controversy Joined.
Archives of General Psychiatry, 1980, Vol. 37, 209 - 221
Veenhoven, R. Happiness in Nations.
Studies in Socio-Cultural Transformation, nr. 2, RISBO, 1993, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands
Veenhoven, R. Betere Wereld, Gelukkiger Mensen? (Better World, Happier People?)
Swets & Zeitlinger, 1984, Lisse, Netherlands
Angst, P.R.; Leepin, P. Le Monde Entier Interviewé. (The Entire World Interviewed.)
La Bâloise. Assurance Company, 1978, Basel, Switzerland
Horster, L.; Tholen, N. Glück und Utopie. (Happiness and Utopia.)
Verlag Diesterweg, 1988, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Noll, H.H. Lebensbedingungen in der EG gleichen sich nur langsam an. (Slow Leveling of Living Conditions in the EC).
ISI Bulletin, 1993, nr. 9, 11 - 15
Schneider, W. Glück, was ist das? (What is Happiness? An Attempt to Describe Something that Everybody Wants).
Rowolt, 1981, Hamburg, Germany
Diener, E.; Diener, C.; Diener, M. Factors Predicting the Subjective Well-Being of Nations.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1995, Vol. 69, 851 - 864
Noll, H.H. Lebensbedingungen und Wohlfahrtsdisparitäten in der EG. (Living Conditions and Welfare Disparities in the EC).
Glatzer, W.;Ed.:"Einstellungen und Lebensbedingungen in Europa", Campus Verlag, 1992, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 73 - 98
Veenhoven, R.; Ehrhardt, J. The Cross-National Pattern of Happiness. Test of Predictions Implied in Three Theories of Happiness.
Social Indicators Research, 1995, Vol. 34, 33 - 68
Ouweneel, P.; Veenhoven, R. Nation Characteristics and Average Happiness.
Working Paper, Department of Sociology, Erasmus University, 1994, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Inglehart, R. Political Dissatisfaction and Mass Support for Social Change in Advanced Industrial Society.
Comparative Political Studies, 1977, Vol. 10, 455 - 472
Diener, E. Subjective Well-Being in Cross-Cultural Perspective.
Grad, H. et al (Eds).: "Proceedings of the 12th International Congress of Cross-Cultural Psychology", Swets & Zeitlinger, 1995, Netherlands
Diener, E.; Diener, C.; Shao, L.; Suh, E.M. Subjective Well-Being: National Similarities and Differences.
Paper presented at 26th International Congress of Psychology & World Conference on Quality of Life, 1996, Canada
Veenhoven, R. Happy Life-Expectancy: A Comprehensive Measure of Quality-of-Life in Nations.
Social Indicators Research, 1996, Vol. 39, 1 - 58.
Weller, I. Lebenszufriedenheit im Europäischen Vergleich. (Life satisfaction in Europe compared).
Paper FS III 96-402, Wissenschaftzentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung, 1996, Berlin, Germany
Diener, E.; Suh, E.M. Measuring Quality of Life: Economic, Social and Subjective Indicators.
Social Indicators Research, 1997, Vol. 40, 189 - 216
Veenhoven, R. Die Lebenszufriedenheit der Burger. Ein Indikator für die 'Lebbarkeit' von Gesellschaften? ((Lifesatisfaction as an Indicator of Livability of Nations?)
Nol, H.H.;Ed.: "Sozialberichterstattung in Deutschland", Juventa, 1997, Germany, 267 - 293
Veenhoven, R. Progrès dans la Compréhension du Bonheur. (Progress in Understanding Happiness).
Revue Québécoise de Psychologie, 1997, Vol. 18, 29 - 74
Bergsma, A. Emoties en Kwaliteit van Bestaan. (Emotions and Quality-of-Life).
Het Spectrum, 1995, Utrecht, Netherlands
Cummins, R.A. The Second Approximation to an International Standard for Life Satisfaction.
Social Indicators Research, 1998, Vol. 43, 307 - 334
Diener, E. Subjective Well-Being. The Science of Happiness and a Proposal for a National Index.
The American Psychologist, 2000, Vol. 55, 34 - 43
Diener, E.; Suh, E.M. National Differences in Subjective Well-Being.
Kahneman, D., Diener, E., Schwarz, N. (Eds).: "Well-Being: The Foundations of Hedonic Psychology", Russell Sage Foundation, 1999, New York, USA, 434 - 450
Diener, E.; Suh, E.M. Culture and Subjective Well-Being
MIT Press, 2000, Cambridge, USA
Veenhoven, R. Is Happiness a Trait? Test of the Theory that a Better Society does not Make People any Happier.
Social Indicators Research, 1994, Vol. 32, 101 - 160
Ustinov, P. Happiness.
The 1979 Baggs Memorial Lecture, University of Birmingham, UK
Williams, S. Happiness.
The 1982 Baggs Memorial Lecture, University of Birmingham, UK
VanHemert, D.A.; Poortinga, Y.H.; VandeVijver, F.J. The Beck Depression Inventory as a Measure of Subjective Well-Being: A Cross-National Study.
Journal of Happiness Study, 2002, Vol. 3, 257 - 286
Veenhoven, R. Happiness as an Aim in Public Policy: the Greatest Happiness Principle.
Linley, R.A.; Joseph, S.; Eds.: "Positive Psychology in Practice", Wiley, 2004, USA, 658 - 678
Economist Intelligence Unit, The Economist Intelligence Unit's Quality of Life Index. The World in 2005.
Economist Intelligence Unit, 2005, UK
Ng, Y.K. The East-Asian Happiness Gap: Speculating on Causes and Implications.
Pacific Economic Review, 2002, Vol. 7, 51 - 63.
Gundelach, P.; Kreiner, S. Happiness and Life Satisfaction in Advanced European Countries.
Cross-Cultural Research, 2004, Vol. 38, 359 - 386
Veenhoven, R. Apparent Quality-of-Life in Nations: How Long and Happy People Live.
Social Indicators Research, 2005, Vol. 71, 61 - 86
Bjornskov, C.; Dreher, A.; Fischer, J.A. Cross-Country Determinants of Life Satisfaction: Exploring Different Determinants across Groups in Society.
Discussion Paper no. 2005-19, University of St. Gallen, Department of Economics, 2005, St. Gallen, Switzerland
Haller, M.; Hadler, M. How social Relations and Structures can produce Happiness and Unhappiness: an International comparative Analysis.
Social Indicators Research, 2006, vol. 75: 169-216
Veenhoven, R. Le Bonheur du plus grand Nombre comme But des Politiques Sociales. (The Greatest Happiness Principle: Happiness as an Public Policy).
Revue Québécoise de Psychologie, 2007, Vol. 28, 35- 60
Ott, J.C. Level and Inequality of Happiness in Nations; Does Greater Happiness of a Greater Number imply Greater Inequality in Happiness?
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2005, Vol. 6, 397 - 420.
Diener, E.; Lucas, R.E. Explaining Differences in Societal Levels of Happiness: Relative Standards, Need Fulfillment, Culture, and Evaluation Theory.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2000, Vol.1, 41 - 73.
Aslam, A.; Corrado, L. No Man is an Island: The Inter-Personal Determinants of Regional Well-Being in Europe.
Cambridge Working Papers in Economics 0717, 2007, Cambridge, UK
Fahey, A.L.; Smyth, E. The Link between Subjective Well-Being and Objective Conditions in European Societies.
Arts, W.;Halman, L.;Eds.: ''European Values at the Turn of the Millennium'', Brill, 2004, Boston, USA, 57 - 80
Veenhoven, R. Sociological Theories of Subjective Well-Being.
Eid, M.; Larsen, R.J.; Eds.: ''The Science of Well-Being'', The Guilford Press, 2008, New York, USA, 44- 61.
Legatum Institute, The 2008 Legatum Prosperity Index Report. Methodology, Data and Findings.
Legatum Institute, 2008, Dubai, United Arabic Emirates
Veenhoven, R. Well-Being in Nations and Well-Being of Nations. Is There a Conflict Between Individual and Society?
Social Indicators Research, 2009, Vol. 91, 5 - 21.
Veenhoven, R. Happy Life Years. A Measure of Gross National Happiness.
Ura, K.; Galay, K.; Ed.: "Gross national Happiness and Development, Proceedings of the First International Seminar on ' Operationalization of Gross national Happiness ', 2004, Thimphu, Bhutan, 287 - 318.
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Nation: Condition of one's Nation.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report N4, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Nation: Livability of one's Nation.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report N7, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Weiner, E. The Geography of Bliss. One Grump's Search for the Happiest Places in the World.
Twelve Hachette Book Group USA, 2008, New York, USA.
Bonini, A.N. Cross-National Variation in Individual Life Satisfaction: Effects of National Wealth, Human Development, and Environmental Conditions.
Social Indicators Research, 2008, Vol. 87, 223 - 236
Rojas, M. Progress and Wellbeing as it is Experienced by People.
Rojas, M. ; Ed.: "Measuring the Progress of Societies", Scientific and Technological Consultative Forum, 2009, Mexico, 67 - 74, 201
Helliwell, J.F.; Harris, A.; Huang, H. International Differences in the Determinants of Life Satisfaction.
Dutta, B.;et all;Ed.: "New and Enduring Themes in Development Economics", 2009, Cambridge University Press, India, chapter 1
Heukamp, F.H.; Arino, M.A. Does Country Matter for Subjective Well-Being?
Social Indicators Research, 2011, 100: 155 - 170
Graham, C. The Challenges of Incorporating Empowerment into the HDI: Some Lessons from Happiness Economics and Quality of Life Research.
Human Development Research Paper 2010/13, USA
Veenhoven, R. Cross-National Differences in Happiness: Cultural Measurement Bias or Effect of Culture?
International Journal of Wellbeing, 2012, Vol. 2, 333 - 353
Veenhoven, R. Greater Happiness for a Greater Number. Is that Possible and Desirable?
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2010, Vol. 11, 605 - 629
Helliwell, J.F.; Barrington-Leigh, C. Measuring and Understanding subjective Well-being.
NBER working paper no. 15887, 2010, Cambridge, USA
Minkov, M. Predictors of Differences in Subjective Well-Being Across 97 Nations.
Cross-Cultural Research, 2009, Vol. 43, 152 - 179
Tov, W.; Au, E., W., M. Comparing Well-Being Across Nations: Conceptual and Empirical Issues.
David, S. A.; Boniwell, I.; Ayers, A. C.; Eds: "The Oxford Handbook of Happiness", Oxford University Press, 2013, Oxford, UK, 17 - 34
Aslam, A.; Corrado, L. The Geography of Well-Being.
Journal of Economic Geography, 2012, Vol. 12, 627 - 649
Sirgy, M.J. Effects of Socioeconomic, Political, Cultural, and Other Macro Factors on QOL.
The Psychology of Quality of Life: Hedonic Well-Being, Life Satisfaction, and Eudaimonia. 2012, Chapter 4, 63 - 79
Assi, J.; Lucchini, M.; Spagnolo, A. Mapping Patterns of Well-being and Quality of Life in Extended Europe.
International Review of Economics, 2012, Vol. 59 , 409 - 430
Ng, Y.K.; Ng, S. The Road to Happiness.
Review, 2001, 1 - 98, Australia
International Journal of Psychology, 2015
Diener, E.; Tay, L. Subjective Well-Being and Human Welfare Around the World as Reflected in the Gallup World Poll.
International Journal of Psychology, 2015, Vol. 50, 135 - 149
Hendriks, M.; Bartram, D. Macro-conditions and Immigrants' Happiness: Is moving to a Wealthy Country all that Matters?
Social Science Research, 2016, Vol. 56, 90 - 107
Baier, D,; Boehnke, K. Subjektives Wohlbefinden im Kulturvergleich. Subjective Well-being Across Cultures.
Anwendungsfelder der kulturvergeleichenden Psychologie, 2007, Chapter 9, 464 - 489
Veenhoven, R. Subjective Well-being in Nations
E. Diener, S. Oishi, & L. Tay. (Eds.):"Handbook of well-being", DEF Publishers, 2018, Salt Lake City, United States of America, Chapter 5
Rivero, C.; Vauclair, C. What makes a good Society? Happiness and the Role of contextual and psychological Factors
Da Silva, S. (Ed.) New Interdisciplinary Landscapes in Morality and Emotion, 2018, Routledge, London, United Kingdom
Veenhoven, R. Greater Happiness for a Greater Number. Is That Possible in Mexico?
Manzanilla-Prieto, F (Ed.) Ranking de Felicidad en Mexico 2012, 2013, Universidad Popular Autonoma del Estado de Puebla, Puebla, Mexico, Chapter 2
Kessler, R.; Ahmadiani, M.; Ferreira, S. What Makes People Happy? Explaining the Cross-National Variation of Life Satisfaction
Conference Paper, 2019, Southern Agricultural Economics Association (SAEA) Annual Meeting, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Jun, K.H. Wealth, Social Quality, Culture, and Happiness: A Comprehensive and Extensive Cross-Contextual Approach
Graduate School of Sociology, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea, 2014