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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Societal context: National setting Nation characteristics Modernity of the nation
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Modernity of the nation, civilization, social development social progress
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Authors Title / Source Year Gehlen, A. Das entflohene Glück. Deutung der Nostalgie. (Happiness Gone. Interpretation of Nostalgia).
Hommes, U.;Ed.: "Was ist Glück?", Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag, 1976, München, Germany, 26 - 28
Gehmacher, E. Mehr Glück mit Verstand. (More Happiness with Reason).
Deuticke Verlag, 1992, Vienna, Austria
Greiffenhagen, M.; Greiffenhagen, S. Das Glück: Realitäten eines Traums. (Happiness: The Realities of a Dream).
Piper, 1988, München/Zürich, Germany/Switzerland
Inkeles, A. The Fate of Personal Adjustment in the Process of Modernization.
International Journal of Comparative Sociology, 1970, Vol. 11, 81 - 114
Inkeles, A. Industrial Man: The Relation of Status to Experience, Perception and Value.
The American Journal of Sociology, 1960, Vol. 66, 1-31
Karapetoff, W. On Life Satisfaction.
American Journal of Sociology, 1903, Vol. 8, 681 - 686
Kilpatrick, F.P.; Cantril, H. Self-Anchoring Scaling: A Measure of Individuals' Unique Reality Worlds.
Journal of Individual Psychology, 1960, Vol. 16, 158 - 173
Maddox, H. Happiness, Lifestyle and Environment.
Freshet Press, 1982, Daylesford, Australia
Silbermann, I. On 'Happiness'.
Psychoanalytic Studies of the Child, 1985, Vol. 40, 45 -472
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
Gordon, R.T Conditions for Happiness.
Houghton, Mifflin, 1951, Boston, USA.
Gehmacher, E. Affekt, Askese, Autonomie. (Affect, Ascesis and Autonomy).
Zukunft, Zeitschrift für Politik, Wirtschaft und Kultur, 1992, December, 42 - 46
Gehmacher, E. Szenarios der Welt von Morgen: Katastrophe oder Quantensprung. (Future Scenarios).
Unpublished Paper, IFES, 1992, Vienna, Austria
Kalin, M.G. The Utopian Flight from Unhappiness: Freud against Marx on Social Progress.
Nelson-Hall, 1974, Chicago, USA
Schneider, W. Glück, was ist das? (What is Happiness? An Attempt to Describe Something that Everybody Wants).
Rowolt, 1981, Hamburg, Germany
Klitgaard, R.; Fedderke, J. Social Integration and Disintegration: An Exploratory Analysis of Cross-Country Data.
World Development, 1995, Vol. 23, 357 - 369
Brochman, G. Humanity and Happiness.
Victor Gollanncz, 1951, London, UK
Lane, R.E. The Happy Mask of War and Violence: Lessons for Market Democracies.
Paper presented at the 17th Meeting of the International Society of Political Psychology, 1994, Santiago de Compostella, Spain
Inkeles, A. Industrialization, Modernization and the Quality of Life.
International Journal of Comparative Sociology, 1993, Vol. 34, 1 - 23
Lepenies, W. Melancholie und Gesellschaft. (Melancholy and Society.)
Suhrkamp, 1969, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Lerner, D. The Passing of Traditional Society Modernizing the Middle East.
The Free Press, 1958, New York, USA
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
Lane, R.E. The Road not Taken: Friendship, Consumerism, and Happiness.
Critical Review, 1994, Vol. 8, 521 - 554
Edgerton, R.B. Sick Societies. Challenging the Myth of Primitive Harmony.
The Free Press, 1992, New York, USA
Lane, R.E. The Joyless Market-Economy.
Paper presented at Conference 'Economics, Values and Organisation', April 1996, Yale University, New Haven, USA
McPheat, D. Technology and Life-Quality.
Social Indicators Research, 1996, Vol. 37, 281 - 301
Ostroot, N.; Snyder, W.W. The Quality of Life in Historical Perspective: France 1695 -1990.
Social Indicators Research, 1996, Vol. 38, 109 - 128
Inglehart, R.; Carballo, M. Does Latin America Exist? (And is There a Confucian Culture?): A Global Analysis of Cross-Cultural Differences.
Political Science & Politics, 1997, Vol. 30, 34 - 46
Jansma, L.G. The Happiness of the Frisians and Their Consorts. (It lok fan Friezen en wat dêr mei anneks is. Title in Frisian).
Tydskrift fan de Fryske Akademy, 1997, Vol. 59, 208 - 226
Pankoke, E. Modernität des Glücks zwischen Spätaufklärung und Frühsozialismus. (Modernity of Happiness, Between Late Enlightenment and Early Socialism).
Bellebaum, A.; Barheier, K.;Eds.: "Glücksvorstellungen", Westdeutscher Verlag, 1997, Opladen, Germany, 75 - 105
Noelle-Neumann, E. Stationen der Glücksforschung. Ein autobiographischer Beitrag. (Steps in Happiness Research: An Autobiography).
Bellebaum, A.; Muth, L.;Eds.: "Leseglück. Eine vergessene Erfahrung?", Westdeutscher Verlag, 1996, Opladen, Germany, 15 - 56
Prisching, M. Glücksverplichtung des Staates. (Happiness Obligation od the State).
Bellebaum, A.; Braun, H.;Groos, E.;Eds.: "Staat und Glück", Westdeutscher Verlag, 1998, Opladen, Germany, 16 - 52
Bellebaum, A.; Braun, H.; Gross, E. Staat und Glück. Politische Dimensionen der Wohlfahrt. (State and Happiness. Political Dimensions of Welfare).
Westdeutscher Verlag, 1998, Opladen, Germany
Wassner, R. Zwischen Institutionalismus und Individualismus: Staat und Glück in der Philosophie Ernst Cassirers. (Between Institutionalism and Individualism: State and Happiness in the Philosophy of Ernst Cassirer).
Bellebaum, A.; Braun, H.;Gross, E.;Eds.: "Staat und Glück", Westdeutscher Verlag, 1998, Opladen, Germany, 82 - 108
Freud, S. Das Unbehagen in der Kultur. (Civilization and Its Discontents).
Freud, S.: "Gesammelte Werke, Werke aus dem Jahren 1925 - 1931", S. Fischer Verlag, 1948, Germany
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
Levine, R.V.; Norenzayan, A. The Pace of Life in 31 Countries.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 1999, Vol. 30, 178 - 205
Veenhoven, R. Quality-of-Life in Individualistic Society. A Comparison of 43 Nations in the Early 1990's.
Social Indicators Research, 1999, Vol. 48, 157 - 186
Buss, D.M. The Evolution of Happiness.
The American Psychologist, 2000, Vol. 55, 15 - 23
Massimini, F.; Delle-Fave, A. Individual Development in a Bio-Cultural Perspective.
The American Psychologist, 2000, Vol. 55, 24 - 33
Triandis, H.C. Cultural Syndromes and Subjective Well-Being.
Diener, E.; Suh, E.M.; Eds.: "Culture and Subjective Well-Being", MIT Press, 2000, Cambridge, USA, 13 - 36
Meier, R.L. Late - Blooming Societies Can Be Stimulated by Information Technology.
Futures, 2000, Vol. 32, 163 - 181
Wright, R. Will Globalization Make You Happy?
Foreign Policy, 2000, Vol. 120, 54 - 64
Bulmahn, T. Erfolge und Krisen: subjektives Wohlbevinden und Anomie in Deutschland. (Subjective Well-Being and Anomy in Germany).
WZB Mitteilungen, 2000, nr. 88, 9 - 12
Bulmahn, T. Modernity and Happiness. The Case of Germany.
Working Paper FS III 00-402, Wissenschafts Zentrum Berlin für Sozialforschung, 2000, Berlin, Germany
Uitterhoeve, W. Nederland en de Anderen. (The Netherlands compared with Other European Countries).
SUN, 2000, Nijmegen, Netherlands
Mayer, J.D.; Tibbetts, J.J. Emotion over Time within a Religious Culture: A Lexical Analysis of the Old Testament.
Journal of Psychohistory, 1994, Vol. 22, 235 - 248
Shin, D.C. The Subjective Quality of Korean Life Twenty Years Later: The Sense of Well-Being and Ill-Being, 1981-2001.
Paper presented at ISQOLS Conference, November 2001, Washington DC, USA
Matsushita, M. Happiness and the Idea of Happiness.
Dougherty, J.P.;Ed.: "The Good Life and its Pursuit", Paragon House, 1984, New York, USA
Delhey, J. The Prospects of Catching Up for New EU Members: Lessons for the Accession Countries to the European Union from Previous Enlargements.
Social Indicators Research, 2001, Vol. 56, 205 - 231
Veenhoven, R. Die Rückkehr der Ungleichheit in die moderne Gesellschaft? Die Verteillung der Lebenszufriedenheit in den EU-Ländern von 1973 bis 1996. ( Return of Inequality in Modern Society? Dispersion of Life-Satisfaction in EU-Nations 1973 -1996).
Glatzer, W.;Habich, R.;Mayer, K.U.;Eds.: "Sozialer Wandel und gesellschaftliche Dauerbeobachtung", Leske & Budrich, 2002, Opladen, Germany, 273 - 293
Veenhoven, R. Op Zoek naar een Menselijke Maat. Leefbaarheid van de Individualistische Samenleving. (Livability of Individualistic Society).
Rekenschap, 1999, June, 83 - 95
Veenhoven, R. Individualisme is zo Slecht nog Niet. ( Individualism not That Bad after All).
Psychologie Magazine, 2000, January, 12 - 15
Hossenfelder, M. Die Rolle des Glücksbegriffs in der Moral Philosophie. (The Idea of Happiness in Moral Philosophy).
Schummer, J.;Ed.: "Glück end Ethik", Köningshausen & Neumann, 1998, Germany
Veenhoven, R. De Vrolijke Vechtmaatschappij. (The Merry Competition Society).
Paper Erasmus University, 1990, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Bulmahn, T. Lebenswerte Gesellschaft. (The Good Society).
Westdeutscher Verlag, 2002, Wiesbaden, Germany
Shin, D.C.; Rutkowski, C.P. Subjective Quality of Korean Life in 1981 and 2001.
Social Indicators Research, 2003, Vol. 62/63, 509 - 534
Schwartz, B. The Paradox of Choice. Why More is Less.
Harper Collins, 2004, New York, USA
Whitehouse, C.; Winderl, T. National Happiness: Universalism, Cultural Relativism, or Both? An Assessment.
Ura, K; Galay, K.; Eds.: "Gross National Happiness and Development", The Centre for Bhutan Studies, 2004, Bhutan, 398 - 408
Shackman, G.; Liu, Y.L.; Wang, X. Brief Review of World Quality of Life.
Report, The Global Social Change Research Project, 2005, Albany, USA
Veenhoven, R. Is Life getting Better? How Long and Happily Do People live in Modern Society?
European Psychologist, 2005, Vol. 10, 330 - 343
Heylighen, F.; Bernheim, J.L. Global Progress 1: Empirical Evidence for Ongoing Increase in Quality-of-Life.
Journal of happiness Studies, 200, Vol. 1, 323 - 349.
Gullone, E. The Biophilia Hypothesis and Life in the 21st Century: Increasing Mental Health or Increasing Pathology?
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2000, Vol. 1, 293 - 321
Thin, N. Happiness and the Sad Topics of Anthropology.
WeD Working Paper 10, Escr Research Group on Well-being in Developing Countries, 2005, UK
Hellevik, O. Economy, Values and Happiness in Norway.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2003, Vol. 4, 243 - 283
Eckersley, R. The Mixed Blessing of Material Progress: Diminishing Return in the Pursuit of Happiness.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2000, Vol. 1, 267 - 292
Garhammer, M. Pace of Life and Enjoyment of Life.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2002, Vol. 3, 217 - 256
Glatzer, W. Happiness, Classic Theory in the Light of Current Research.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2000, Vol. 1, 501 - 511
Neves, C. Optimism, Pessimism, and Hope in Durkheim.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2003, Vol. 4, 169 - 183
Inglehart, R.; Foa, R.; Peterson, C. Development, Freedom, and Rising Happiness.
Perspectives on Psychological Science, 2008, Vol. 3, 264 - 285
Veenhoven, R. Quality-of-Life in the Modern Society Measured with Happy Life Years.
Ng, Y.K.;Ho, L.S.;Eds.: ''Happiness and Public Policy'', Palgrave Macmillan, 2006, UK, 19 - 44
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Modernity.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report M12, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Steele, L. The Pursuit of Happiness Capitalism, National Pride and Declining Subjective Well-Being.
Research Seminar in Empirical Investigation, 2008, Princeton University, Princeton, USA
Eckersley, R. Population Measures of Subjective Wellbeing: How Useful are They?
Social Indicators Research, 20009, Vol. 94, 1 - 12
Berg, M.C. Geluk in Landen: Een Empirische Studie naar Condities voor een Gelukkige Samenleving. ( Happiness in Nations. An Empirical Study of Conditions for a Happy Society).
Doctoral Thesis Department of Social Science, Erasmus University, 2010, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Veenhoven, R. Life is Getting Better. Societal Evolution and Fit with Human Nature.
Social Indicators Research, 2010, Vol. 97, 105 - 122
Welzel, C.; Inglehart, R.; Klingemann, H.D The Theory of Human Development: A Cross-Cultural Analysis.
European Journal of Political Research, 2003, Vol. 42, 341 - 379
Binswanger, M. Why does Income Growth fail to make us Happier? Searching for the Treadmills behind the Paradox of Happiness.
The Journal of Socio-economics, 2006, Vol. 35, 366 - 381
Pénard, T.; Poussing, N.; Suire, R. Does the Internet make People Happier?
Journal of Socio-Economics, 2013, Vol. 46, 105 - 116
Graham, C.; Nikolova, M. Does Access to Information Technology make People Happier? Insights from Well-Being Surveys from Around the World
Journal of Socio Economics, 2013, Vol 44, 126 -139
Carlisle, S.; Hanlon, W.; Henderson, G. 'Wellbeing': A Collateral Casualty of Modernity?
Social Science & Medicine, 2009, Vol. 69, 1556 - 1560
Veenhoven, R.; Berg, M.C. Has Modernization Gone too Far? Modernity and Happiness in 141 Contemporary Nations.
International Journal of Happiness and Development, 2013, Vol. 1, 172 - 195
Zelikova, J. Successful Aging: A Cross-National Study of Subjective Well-Being Later in Life.
HSE, Basic Research Program Working Series: Sociology WP BRP 21/SOC/2013, 2013, St. Petersburg, Russia.
Wippermann, P. Die Megatrends unserer Gesellschaft und ihr Potenzial für Lebensfreude.( Societal Megatrends and Implications for Life Satisfaction.)
Coca-Cola Happiness Institut, 2014, Berlin, Germany
Mellander, C.; Florida, R.; Rentfrow, P.J. The Creative Class, Post-Industrialism and The Happiness of Nations.
Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, 2012, Vol. 5, 31 - 43
Xin, W.; Smyth, R. Economic Openness and Subjective Well-being in China.
China & World Economy , 2010, Vol. 18, 22 - 40
Veenhoven, R. Quality of Life in Technological Society
Brey, Ph.; Briggle, A.; Spence, E.; Eds.: "The Good Life in Technological Age", Series Studies in Science Technology and Society, 55 - 76
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
Muffels, R.; Dingemans, E.; Skugar, D. Money Does not Buy much Happiness, but what have Income Inequality, Modernization and Personal values got to do with It?
Tilburg University REFLECT Research Paper, 2012, No.1, Tilburg, The Netherlands
Inglehart, R. Faith and Freedom: Traditional and Modern Ways to Happiness.
Book: International Differences in Wellbeing, 2010, Chapter 12, 351 - 388
Meisenberg, G. Talent, Character and the Dimensions of National Culture.
Mankind Quarterly, 2004, Vol. 45, 123 - 168
Eckersley, R. Is the West really the Best? Modernisation and the Psychosocial dynamics of Human Progress and Development.
Oxford Development Studies, 2016, Vol. 44, 1 - 17
Nikolova, M. Happiness and Development.
IZA DP, 2015, No. 10088, 1 - 15
Moller, V.; Roberts, B.; Tiliouine, H. 'Waiting for Happiness’ in Africa
Helliwell, J et al (Eds.) "World Happiness Report", 2017, Sustainable Development Solutions Network, New York, USA, 84 - 121
Cheng, C.; Jose, P.E.; Sheldon, K.M. Socio-Cultural Differences in Self-Construal and Subjective Well-Being: A Test of Four Cultural Models.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 2011, Vol.42, 832 - 855
Deschacht, N. The Economics of Happiness: The Conservative Current in Green Economic Thought.
Science & Society, 2013, Vol. 77, 569 - 575
el-Aswad, eS The Quality of Life and Policy Issues among the Middle East and North African Countries.
Estes R.J. and Sirgy, J. (Eds.) "Human Well-Being Research and Policy Making", 2019, Springer, Switzerland
Foley, M The Age of Absurdity. Why Modern Life Makes it Hard to be Happy
Simon &Amp; Schuster Ltd, 2010, London, UK
Eckersley, R. Letter to the Editor: Are Indicators Telling us the Real Story about Progress? Closing the Gap Between the Science and Politics of Progress: Science's Greatest Challenge
Social Indicators Research, 2019, Vol. 141, 919 - 929
Li, N.P.; Colarelli, S.M.; Vanvugt, M. The Evolutionary Mismatch Hypothesis: Implications for Psychological Science.
Current Directions in Psychological Science, 2018, Vol. 27, 38 - 44
Easterlin, R.A. Three Revolutions of the Modern Era
Comparative Economic Studies, 2019, Vol. 61, 521 - 530
Malti, D.; Awasthi, A. ICT Exposure and the Level of Wellbeing and Progress: A Cross Country Analysis
Social Indicators Research, 2020, Vol. 147, 311 - 343
Frackowiak, T.; Butovskaya, M.; Oleszkiewicz, A. Subjective Happiness Among Polish and Hadza People
Frontiers in Psychology, 2020, Vol. 11, Article 1173
Godoy, R.; Reyes-Garcia, V.; Zeinalova, E. Does Civilization Cause Discontentment among Indigenous Amazonians? Test of Empirical Data from the Tsimane’ of Bolivia
Journal of Economic Psychology, 2010, Vol. 31, 587 - 598
Selian,A.,A.; McKnight,L. The Role of Technology in the History of Well-Being: Transformative Market Phenomena over Time
Estes, R. and Sirgy, M. (Eds.): "The Pursuit of Human Well-Being ", 2017, Springer, Bern, Switserland, 639 - 687
Samareen,I.; Majeed,M.,M. Does Social Development Increase the Happiness Level? Evidence from Global Panel Data
Turkish Economic Review, 2019, Vol. 6, 320-334
Roka,D. The Effect of Human Development on Happiness: A Comparative Study of Un Member States
International Journal of Science and Business, 2020, Vol. 4, 61-78
Li,L.,L.; Bond,M.,M. Does Individual Secularism Promote Life Satisfaction? The Moderating Role of Societal Development
Social Indicators Research, 2020, Vol. 99, 443-453