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MEASUREMENT of HAPPINESS Measurability of happiness
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Measurability of happiness, quantifiable
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Cheny, S.T. Subjective Quality of Life in the Planning and Evaluation of Programs.
Evaluation and Program Planning, 1988, Vol. 11, 123 - 134
Gubrium, J.F.; Lynott, R.J. Rethinking Life Satisfaction.
Human Organization, 1983, Vol. 42, 30 - 38
Kennedy, L.W.; Kinzel, C.; Northcott, H.C. Subjective Evaluation of Well-Being: Problems and Prospects.
Social Indicators Research, 1978, Vol. 5, 457 - 474
McKennell, A.C. Surveying Subjective Welfare: Strategies and Methodological Consideration.
Strumpel, B.; Ed.: "Subjective Element of Well-Being", OECD, 1974, Parijs, France, 45 - 73
Schulz, R.; Hartman-Hanusa, B. Experimental Social Gerontology: A Social Psychological Perspective.
Journal of Social Issues, 1980, Vol. 36, 30 - 46
Siegler, I.C. Threats to External Validity in Survey Research with the Elderly: The Effects of Selective Drop-out on Health, Morale, Social Relations and Environmental Circumstances.
PhD Dissertation, Syracuse University, 1974, USA
Diener, E. Assessing Subjective Well-Being: Progress and Opportunities.
Social Indicators Research, 1994, Vol. 31, 103 - 157
Hart, H. Chart for Happiness.
McMillan, 1940, New York, USA
Stones, M.J.; Hirdes, J.; Kozma, A. Short Happiness and Affect Research Protocol. (SHARP)
Social Indicators Research, 1996, Vol. 37, 75 - 91
Veenhoven, R. Developments in Satisfaction Research.
Social Indicators Research, 1996, Vol. 37, 1 - 46
Veenhoven, R. Progrès dans la Compréhension du Bonheur. (Progress in Understanding Happiness).
Revue Québécoise de Psychologie, 1997, Vol. 18, 29 - 74
Diener, E.; Fujita, F. Methodological Pitfalls and Solutions in Satisfaction Research.
Sirgy, M.J.;Samli, A.C. (Eds).: "New Dimensions in Marketing/Quality-of-Life Research", Quorum Books, 1995, Westport, USA, 27 - 46
Braun, H. Empirische Glücksforschung. Ein schwieriges Unterfangen. (Emperical Happiness Research: A Difficult Endeavour).
Bellebaum, A.; Ed.: "Glücksforchung", UVK Verlaggesellschaft, 2002, Konstanz, Germany, 43 - 58
Veenhoven, R. Happiness as an Indicator in Social Policy Evaluation: Some Objections Considered.
Mesman Schultz, K.;et al;Eds.: "Between Sociology and Sociological Practice: Essays on Social Policy Research", Institute for Applied Social Sciences, 1993, Nijmegen, Netherlands, 195 - 206
Schyns, P. Income and life Satisfaction. A cross-national and longitudinal study.
Eburon, 2003, Delft, Netherlands
Ferrer-i-Carbonell, A. Subjective Questions to Measure Welfare and Well-Being.
Discussion paper Tinbergen Institute, TI 2002 - 020/3, 2002, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands
Pavot, W.; Diener, E. Well-Being (Including Life Satisfaction).
Fernández-Ballesteros,R.;Ed.: "Encyclopedia of Psychological Assessment, Volume 2, M - Z", Sage, 2003, London UK, 1097 - 1101
Alexandrova, A. Subjective Well-Being and Kahneman's 'Objective Happiness'.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2005, Vol. 6, 301 - 324
Zeijl, E.; Kappelhof, J. Het Nationale Scholiernonderzoek (NSO) en het Health Behavior in School-Aged Children (HBSC)-Onderzoek Vergeleken. (The National Pupil Research and HBSC- Research Compared).
Social Cultural Planning Office, Workdocument nr. 100, 2004, The Hague, Netherlands
Angner, E. Subjective Measures of Well-Being A Philosophical Examination.
Dissertation Unversity of Pittsburgh, 2005, Pittsburgh, USA
White, N. A Brief History of Happiness.
Blackwell Publishing, 2006, Malden, USA
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Interview.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report I5 Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Kittiprapas, S.; Fisher, C.M.; Nitniitiphrut, K.; Powdthavee, N; Sawangfa, O. Happiness: New Paradigm, Measurement, and Policy Implications.
Synthesis from the International Conference "Happiness and Public Policy", July 2007, Bangkok, Thailand
Tiberius, V. Well-Being: Psychological Research for Philosophers.
Philosophy Compass, 2006, Vo. 1, 493 - 505
Angner, E. The Philosophical Foundations of Subjective Well-Being.
Bruni, L.;Comin, F.;Pugno, M.;Eds.: '' Capabilities and Happiness'', Oxford University Press, 2008, Oxford, UK, 286 - 298
Tiberius, V. Happiness.
LaFollette, H.; Ed.: "The International Encyclopedia of Ethics,", Wiley 2013
VanHoorn, A.A. The Economics of Preference Heterogeneity.
Thesis Radboud University Nijmegen, 2011, Nijmegen, Netherlands.
Brülde, B. Lycka och Lidande: Begrepp, Metod, Förklaring. (Happiness and Suffering: Concepts, Method, Explanation).
Lund: Studentlitteratur, 2007, Sweden
Layard, R. Measuring Subjective Well-Being.
Science, 2010, Vol. 327, 534 - 535
Horley, J. Life Satisfaction, Happiness, and Morale: Two Problems with the Use of Subjective Well-Being Indicators.
The Gerontologist, 1984, Vol. 24, 124 - 127
Feldman, F. On the Philosophical Implications of Empirical Research on Happiness.
Social Research, 2010, Vol77, 625 - 658
Helliwell, J.F.; Barrington-Leigh, C. Measuring and Understanding subjective Well-being.
NBER working paper no. 15887, 2010, Cambridge, USA
Haybron, D.M. Happiness. A Very Short Introduction.
Oxford University Press, 2013, UK
Heffetz, O.; Rabin, M. Conclusions Regarding Cross-Group Differences in Happiness Depend on Difficulty of Reaching Respondents.
AER, 2013, Vol. 103, 1- 41
Kahneman, D.; Sarin, R.; Wakker, P. Back to Bentham? Explorations of Experienced Utility.
The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 1997, Vol. 112, 375 - 405
Oishi, S. Culture and Well-Being: Conceptual and Methodological Issues.
Working Paper, University of Virginia, 2010, USA. Oxford University Press, New York
Weimann, J.; Knabe, A.; Schöb, R. Measuring Happiness the Economics of Well-Being.
MIT Press, Cambridge, USA, 2015
Beytia, P. Cómo Medir La Felicidad? (How to measure Happiness?)
Working Paper, Universidad Diego Portales, Instituto de Politicas Publicas, 2011, Chile
DeBoer, J. Scaling Happiness.
Philosophical Psychology, 2014, Vol. 27, 703 - 718
VanderDeijl, W. Are Measures of Well-Being Philosophically Adequate?
Philosophy of Social Sciences, 2017, Vol. 47, 209 - 234.
Lucas, R.E. Reevaluating the Strengths and Weaknesses of Self Report Measures of Subjective Well-Being.
NobaScholar, 2018, E. Diener, S. Oishi, & L. Tay (Eds.), Handbook of well-being, 1 - 13
Cromby, J. The Greatest Gift? Happiness, Governance and Psychology.
Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 2011, Vol. 5, 840 - 852
Husser, J.A.; Fernandez, K.E. We Are Happier than We Realize: Underestimation and Conflation in Measuring Happiness
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2018, Vol. 19, 587--606
Veenhoven, R. Happiness. Lessons of Empirical Research.
José de Jesús García Vega (Editor) Felicidad Y calidad de vida, Coyoacán, Cuidad de México, Editora Nomada, 2017
Li, J. Happiness: Conceptual Issues and Policy Implications
Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, 2015, Taylor and Francis
Kesebir, P. Scientific Answers to the Timeless Philosophical Question of Happiness
Diener, E. and (Eds).): "Handbook of well-being" DEF Publishers, Salt Lake City, USA,, 2018,
Uuk, R. Critical Assessment of the World Happiness Report’s Public Conception of Well-Being
Working Paper, 2020, The London School of Economics and Political Science