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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Societal context: National setting Nation characteristics Culture in the nation
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Culture in the nation, beliefs, civilization, custom, ideas, values, national character
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Allardt, E. On the Relation between Objective and Subjective Predicaments.
Research Reports, Nr.16, Research Group for Comparative Sociology, 1977, University of Helsinki, Finland
Etzion, D.; Kafry, D.; Pines, A. Tedium among Managers: A Cross-Cultural, American-Israeli Comparison.
Journal of Psychology & Judaism, 1982, Vol. 7, 30 - 41
Fiske, M.; Chiriboga, D.A. The Interweaving of Societal and Personal Change in Adulthood.
Munnichs, J.M.;et al;Eds.: "Life-Span and Change in a Gerontal Perspective", Academic Press, 1985, New York, USA, 177 - 209
Galtung, J. The Future: A Forgotten Dimension.
Ornauer, H.;et al.;Eds.: "Images of the World 2000: A Comparative Ten Nation Study", Humanities Press, 1976, 45 - 120
Harding, S.D.; Fogarty, M.; Phillips, D. Contrasting Values in Western Europe.
McMillan, 1986, London, UK
Headey, B.; Wearing, A.J. Understanding Happiness: A Theory of Subjective Well-Being.
Longman Cheshire, 1992, Melbourne, Australia
Hofstätter, P.R. Bedingungen der Zufriedenheit. (Conditions for Contentment.)
Interfrom Verlag, 1986, Zürich, Switzerland
Inglehart, R. Culture Shift in Advanced Industrial Society.
Princeton University Press, 1990, Princeton, USA
Klein, W. Vom Glück des Missverstehens und der Trostlosigkeit der Idealen Kommunikationsgemeinschaft. (On the Blessings of Misunderstanding).
Zeitschrift für Literaturwissenschaft und Linguistik, 1983, Vol. 50, 128 - 140
Michalos, A.C. Global Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
Springer, 1991, New York, USA
Neumann, C.P. Success Today: Achievement without Happiness.
Psychosomatics, 1975, Vol. 16, 103 - 106
Ostroot, N.; Shin, D.C.; Snyder, W.W. Quality of Life Perceptions in Two Cultures.
Social Indicators Research, 1982, Vol. 11, 113 - 138
Rosenberg, M. The Dissonant Religious Context and Emotional Disturbance.
American Journal of Sociology, 1962, Vol. 68, 1 - 10
Shamir, B. Unemployment and 'Free Time'. The Role of Protestant Work Ethic and Work Involvement.
Leisure Studies, 1985, Vol. 4, 333 - 345
Gordon, R.T Conditions for Happiness.
Houghton, Mifflin, 1951, Boston, USA.
Tepperman, L.; Laasen, H. The Future of Happiness.
Futures, December, 1990, 1059 - 1070
Underwood, B.; Froming, W.J. The Mood Survey : A Personality Measure of Happy and Sad Moods.
Journal of Personality Assessment, 1980, Vol. 44, 404 - 414
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
Inkeles, A. Industrialization, Modernization and the Quality of Life.
International Journal of Comparative Sociology, 1993, Vol. 34, 1 - 23
Inglehart, R. Modernization and Postmodernization: The Changing Relationship between Economic Development, Cultural Change and Political Change.
Paper presented at the Annual Meeting Midwest Political Science Association, 1994, Chicago, USA
Goyder, J.; McCutcheon, T.I. Francophone Life-Satisfaction and Civic Culture: A Meta-Analysis of the Canadian Case.
Social Indicators Research, 1995, Vol. 34, 377 - 394
Melich, A. National Dissatisfaction and Distrust in Europe: The Case Switzerland.
DeMoor, R.;Ed.: "Values in Western Societies", Tilburg University Press, 1995, Tilburg, Netherlands, 83 - 89
DeWit, H.; Billiet, J. Satisfaction in Three Belgian Regions.
Saris, W.E. et al (Eds).: "A Comparative Study of Satisfaction with Life in Europe", Eötvös University Press, 1996, Hungary, 99 - 115
Schyns, P. Cross-national Differences in Happiness: Economic and Cultural Factors Explored.
Social Indicators Research, 1998, Vol. 43, 3 - 26
Arrindell, W.A. Femininity and Subjective Well-Being.
Hofstede, G. et al (Eds).: "Masculinity and Femininity. The Taboo Dimension of National Cultures", Sage, 1998, USA, 44 - 54
Vowinckel, G. "Ein unstillbarer Durst ist ein immerwährendes Strafgericht". Emile Durkheims soziologische Moralpolitik. (Unsatiable Thirst is an Eternal Punishment. The Sociological Moralism of Emile Durkheim).
Bellebaum, A.; Barheier, K.;Eds.: "Glücksvorstellungen", Westdeutscher Verlag, 1997, Opladen, Germany, 56 - 74
Cummins, R.A. Normative Life-Satisfaction: Measurement Issues and a Homeo-Static Model.
Social Indicators Research, 2003, Vol. 64, 225 - 256
Inglehart, R.; Klingemann, H.D Genes, Culture, Democracy and Happiness.
Diener, E; Suh, E.M.; Eds.: "Culture and Subjective Well-Being", MIT Press, 2000, Cambridge, USA, 165 - 184
Diener, E.; Suh, E.M. Culture and Subjective Well-Being
MIT Press, 2000, Cambridge, USA
Kirkcaldy, B.; Furnham, A. Positive Affectivity, Psychological Well-Being, Accident- and Traffic- Deaths, and Suicide: An International Comparison.
Studia Psychologica, 2000, Vol. 42, 97 - 104
Basabe, N.; Paez, D.; Valencia, J. Culture Dimensions, Socioeconomic Development, Climate, and Emotional Hedonic Level.
Cognition and Emotion, 2002, Vol. 16, 103 - 126
Kovac, D. Psychologists and the Quality of Life.
Studia Psychologica, 2001, Vol. 43, 161 - 167
Chirkov, V.I.; Ryan, R.M. Parent and Teacher Autonomy-Support in Russian and U.S. Adolescents.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 2001, Vol. 32, 618 - 635
Welsch, H. Freedom and Rationality as Predictors of Cross-National Happiness. Patterns: The Role of Income as a Mediating Variable.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2003, vol. 4, 295 - 321
Arrindell, W.A.; Veenhoven, R. Feminine Values and Happy Life-Expectancy in Nations.
Personality and Individual Differences, 2002, Vol. 33, 803 - 813
Richins, M.L. Materialism, Desire and Discontent.
Hill, R.P.;Ed.: "Marketing and Consumer Research in the Public Interest", Sage, 1996, London, UK, 109 - 132
Rice, T.W.; Steele, B.J. Subjective Well-Being and Culture across Time and Space.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 2004, Vol. 35, 633 - 647.
McDonald, R. Finding Happiness in Wisdom and Compassion. The Real Challenge for an Alternative Development Strategy.
The Journal of Bhutan Studies, 2003, Vol. 9, 1 - 22
Helliwell, J.F.; Putnam, R.D. The Social Context of Well-Being.
Philosophical Transactions, Biological Sciences, 2004, Vol. 359, 1435 - 1446
Diener, E.; Oishi, S. The Nonobvious Social Psychology of Happiness.
Psychological Inquiry, 2005, Vol. 4, 162 - 167
Bjornskov, C.; Dreher, A.; Fischer, J.A. Cross-Country Determinants of Life Satisfaction: Exploring Different Determinants across Groups in Society.
Social Choice and Welfare, 2008, Vol. 30, 119 - 173
Ovaska, T.; Takashima, R. Economic Policy and the Level of Self-Perceived Well-Being: An International Comparison.
Journal of Socio-Economics, 2006, Vol. 35, 308 - 325
Tov, W.; Diener, E. The Well-Being of Nations: Linking together Trust, Cooperation, and Democracy.
Sullivan, B.A.; Snyder, M.; Sullivan, J.L.; Ed.: "Cooperation: The Political Psychology of Effective Human Interaction", 2008, Blackwell, Uk, 323 - 342
Haidt, J.; Kesebir, S.; Seder, J.P. Hive Psychology, Happiness, and Public Policy.
Journal of Legal Studies, 2008, Vol.37, 133 - 148
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Values: Climate.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report V3, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Okulicz-Kozaryn, A. Europeans Work To Live and Americans To Work.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2011, Vol. 12, 225 - 243
Bjornskov, C.; Dreher, A.; Fischer, J.A.; Schnellenbach, J. Inequality and Happiness: When Perceived Social Mobility and Economic Reality Do Not Match
Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2013, Vol. 91, 75 - 92
Senik, C. The French Unhappiness Puzzle: The Cultural Dimension of Happiness.
Working Paper No. 2011 - 34, Paris School of Economics, 2011, Paris, France
Welzel, C.; Inglehart, R. Agency, Values, and Well-Being: A Human Development Model
Social Indicators Research 97, 43 - 63
Chamlou, N. The Economics of Happiness and Anger in North Africa.
WIDER Working Paper, 2014, No. 060, Helsinki, Finland
Brulé, G; Veenhoven, R. Why are Latin Europeans Less Happy? The Impact of Hierarchy.
Camevacci, M.;Ed.: 2012, "Polyphonic Anthropology: Theoretical and Empirical"
Veenhoven, R. Did Civilization Add to the Quality of Life?
Almqvist, K.; Linklater, A.; Eds.: "Civilization", Alex and Margaret Ax:son Johnson Foundation, 2014, Stockholm, Sweden, 276 - 273
Exton, C.; Smith, C.; Vandendriessche, D. Comparing Happiness across the World, Does Culture Matter?
OECD Statistics Working Papers, 2015, No. 4, 1 - 118
Bond, M.H.; Lun, V.M.C. Citizen-making: The Role of the National Goals for Socializing Children.
Social Science Research, 2014, Vol. 44, 75 - 85
Landsman, M. Wellbeing and Culture
Kenneth D. Keith, "The Encyclopedia of Cross‐Cultural Psychology, 1", 2013, John Wiley & Sons, USA, 1348 - 1351
Dragolov, G. Revising the Link between Inequalities and Subjective Well-being: How Does Income Inequality Make Us Un-/happy?
PhD Dissertation, 2018,, Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences, Universität Bremen and Jacobs University Bremen, 2018, Bremen, Germany
Suh, E.M.; Choi, S. Predictors of Subjective Well-Being Across Cultures.
NobaScholar, 2018, 1- 14
Tov, W.; Diener, E. Culture and Subjective Well-Being
Kitayama, S and Cohen, D. (Eds.) "Handbook of Cultural Psychology, 2007, Guilford, New York, 691 - 713
Brulé, G Petites mythodologies du bonheur Francais. (Minor mythodologies of French happiness)
Dunod, 2020, Paris, France
Li, C.; Diener, E.; Zuckerman, M. Culture Moderates the Relation Between Gender Inequality and Well-Being
Psychological Science, 2021, Vol. 32, 823 - 835
Kumar, R.; Maity, B. Menstrual Restrictions and Women's Health in Nepal
Discussion Paper, 2020, No. 45, Askoha University, Economics
Sotgiu, I.; Galati, D. Happiness of Older People in Italy and Cuba
Michalos, A.C. (eds) Encyclopedia of Quality of Life and Well-Being Research, 2014, Springer, Dordrecht, 2674 - 2678
Pollmann-Schult, M. Single Motherhood and Life Satisfaction in Comparative Perspective: Do Institutional and Cultural Contexts Explain the Life Satisfaction Penalty for Single Mothers?
Journal of Family Issues Vol.39(7) 2061– 2084