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Bibliographic Subjects » MEASUREMENT of HAPPINESS » Measurability of happiness » Validity of happiness measurements

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MEASUREMENT of HAPPINESS Measurability of happiness Validity of happiness measurements
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Validity of happiness measurements, bias, believability, credibility, soundness, trustworthy
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Authors Title / Source Year Bless, H.; Schwarz, N. Ist Schlechte Stimmung die Ausnahme? Eine Meta-analyse von Stimmungsuntersuchungen. (Is a Bad Mood the Exception? A Meta-analysis of Mood Investigations.)
Paper, University Heidelberg, 1984, Germany
Bonsel, G.J. Kwaliteit van Leven Meting en Medical Technology Assessment. (Quality of Life and Medical Technology Assessment).
Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Psychologie, 1991, Vol. 46, 180 - 186
Brandstätter, H.; Barthel, E.; Fünfgelt, V. Beruf `Hausfrau`. Eine psychologische Studie mit dem Zeitstichproben-Tagebuch. (Occupation `Housewife`. A Psychological Study using Time Sampling Diary).
Blum, R., Steiner, M. (Eds).: "Aktuelle Probleme der Markwirtschaft in gesamt- und einzelwirtschaftlicher Sicht", Duncker & Humboldt, 1984, Berlin, Germany, 407 -431
Cameron, P. Ego Strength and Happiness of the Aged.
Journal of Gerontology, 1967, Vol. 22, 199 - 202
Cavan, R.S.; Burgess, E.W.; Goldhamer, H.; Havighurst, R.J. Personal Adjustment in Old Age.
Science Research Associates, 1949, Chicago, USA
Connidis, I. The Construct Validity of the Life-Satisfaction Index A and Affect Balance Scales: A Serendipitous Analysis.
Social Indicators Research, 1984, Vol. 15, 117 - 129
Crandall, R. Validation of Self-Report Measures Using Ratings by Others.
Sociological Methods and Measures, 1976, Vol. 4, 380 -400
Gutek, B.A. Strategies for Studying Client Satisfaction.
Journal of Social Issues, 1978, Vol.34, 44 - 46
Headey, B.; Holmström, E.; Wearing, A.J. Australians' Priorities, Satisfactions and Well-Being: Methodological Issues.
Monograph in Public Policy Studies, nr. 8, University of Melbourne, 1982, Australia
Kammann, R.; Flett, R. Sourcebook for Measuring Well-Being with Affectometer 2.
'Why not?'Foundation, 1983, Dunedin, New Zealand
Matlin, M.W.; Gawron, V.J. Individual Differences in Pollyannaism.
Journal of Personality Assessment. 1979, Vol. 43, 411 - 412
Mayring, P. Die Erfassung subjektiven Wohlbefindens. (The Measurement of Subjective Well-Being).
Abele, A.;Becker, P.;Eds.: "Wohlbefinden: Theorie, Empiric, Diagnostik", Juventa Verlag, 1991, München, Germany, 51 - 70
McCrae, R.R. Well-Being Scales do not Measure Social Desirability.
Journal of Gerontology, 1986, Vol. 41, 390 - 392
Michalos, A.C. Global Report on Student Well-Being Volume I: Life Satisfaction and Happiness.
Springer, 1991, New York, USA
Moum, T. Is Subjective Well-Being a Predictor of Non-Response in Broad Population Surveys.
Social Indicators Research, 1994, Vol. 32, 1 - 20
Ostroot, N.; Shin, D.C.; Snyder, W.W. Quality of Life Perceptions in Two Cultures.
Social Indicators Research, 1982, Vol. 11, 113 - 138
Thomas, L.E.; Chambers, K.G. Phenomenology of Life Satisfaction among Elderly Men: Quantitative and Qualitative Views.
Psychology and Aging, 1989, Vol. 4, 284 - 289
Veenhoven, R. Conditions of Happiness.
Kluwer Academic, 1984 (reprint), Dordrecht, The Netherlands
Wood, L.A.; Johnson, J. Life Satisfaction among the Rural Elderly: What do the Numbers Mean?
Social Indicators Research, 1989, Vol. 21, 379 - 408
Sandvik, E.; Diener, E.; Seidlitz, L. Subjective Well-Being: The Convergence and Stability of Self-Report and Non-Self-Reported Measures.
Journal of Personality, 1993, Vol. 61, 317 - 342
Pavot, W.; Diener, E. Review of the Satisfaction with Life Scale.
Psychological Assessment, 1993, Vol. 5, 164 - 172
Okun, M.A.; Stock, W.A. The Construct Validity of Subjective Well-Being Measures: An Assessment via Quantitative Research Syntheses.
Journal of Community Psychology, 1987, Vol. 15, 481 - 492
Eckersley, R. The State and Fate of Nations: Implications of Subjective Measures of Personal and Social Quality of Life.
Social Indicators Research, 2000, Vol. 52, 3 - 27
Biswas-Diener, R.; Diener, E. Making the Best of Bad Situation: Satisfaction in de Slums of Calcutta
Social Indicators Research, 2001, Vol. 55, 329 - 352
Mellor, D.J.; Cummins, R.A.; Loquet, C. The Gold Standard for Life Satisfaction: Confirmation and Elaboration Using an Imaginary Scale and Qualitative Interview.
International Journal of Social Research, 1999, Vol. 2, 263 - 278
Schimmack, U. Internal and External Determinants of Subjective Well-Being: Review and Policy Implications.
Ng, E.K.;Ho, L.S.;Eds.: ''Happiness and Public Policy'', Palgrave Macmillan, 2006, UK, 67 - 88
Kahneman, D.; Krueger, A.B. Developments in the Measurement of Subjective Well-Being.
Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2006, Vol. 20, 3 - 24
Lyubomirsky, S.; Lepper, H.S. A Measure of Subjective Happiness: Preliminary Reliability and Construct Validation.
Social Indicators Research, 1999, Vol. 46, 137 - 155
Noble, O. Subjective Well-Being: A Ukrainian Case Study.
Thesis, 2009, University College London, UK
Schneider, L.; Schimmack, U. Self-Informed Agreement in Well-Being Ratings: A Meta-Analysis.
Social Indicators Research, 2009, Vol. 94, 363 - 376
Angner, E. Are Subjective Measures of Well-Being 'Direct'?
Australian Journal of Philosophy, 2011, Vol. 89, 115 - 130
Diener, E. The Validity of Life Satisfaction Measures.
Paper, University of Illinois & The Gallup Organization, 2011, USA
Atkinson, M.; Chuang, ; Zibin, Characterizing Quality of Life Among Patients With Chronic Mental Illness: A Critical Examination of the Self-Report Methodology.
American Journal of Psychiatry, 1997, Vol. 154, 99 - 105
Ubel, P.A.; Loewenstein, G.; Schwarz, N. Misimagining the Unimaginable: The Disability Paradox and Health Care Decision Making.
Health Psychology, 2005, Vol. 24, 57 - 62
Neto, F. The Satisfaction with Life Scale: Psychometrics Properties in an Adolescent Sample.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 1993, Vol. 22, 125 - 134
Chinni, M. L.; Hubley, A.M. A Research Synthesis of Validation Practices Used to Evaluate the Satisfaction with Life Scale (SWLS).
Social Indicators Research Series. 2014, Vol. 54, 35 - 66
Weimann, J.; Knabe, A.; Schöb, R. Measuring Happiness the Economics of Well-Being.
MIT Press, Cambridge, USA, 2015
Eid, M. Measuring the Immeasurable.
Mihceal Eid, Randy J. Larsen, "the Science of Well-Being'', 2008, The guilford press, New Yk USA, 141- 165
Charalampi, A.; Michalopoulou, C.; Richardson, C. Validation of the 2012 European Social Survey Measurement of Wellbeing in Seventeen European Countries
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2020, Vol. 15, 73-105
Levin, K. A.; Currie, C. Reliability and Validity of an Adapted Version of the Cantril Ladder for Use with Adolescent Samples
Social Indicator Research, 2014, Vol. 119, 1047-1063
Fonberg, J.; Smith, A.P. The Validity of a Single Question about Life Satisfaction
International Journal of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences, 2019, Vol. 4, 38-44
Tadic Vujcic, M. Flourishing in Croatia: The validation of the Croatian versions of the flourishing scale and the scale of positive and negative experience
Paper presented at EHERO conference 'A world to win', Rotterdam March 20-27 2017
Alvarez Ramírez, L. Y. Escala de GreenciasAcerca de la Felicidad en Poblacion Adulta de la Ciudadde Bucaramanca (Colombia), (Beliefs about Happiness into Adult Population in the City of Bucaramanco (Colombio))
Investigación & Desarrollo, 2012, Vol. 20, 302-333
Peasgood,T.,T. ‘Measuring Well-Being for Public Policy’
PhD Dissertation, 2008, Tanaka Business School, Imperial College London, London, UK
Wren-Lewis,S.,S. How Can We Successfully Measure Well-Being through Measuring Happiness?
PhD Dissertation, 2014, Department of Philosophy, The University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom
Xie,A.; Liu,L.; Qin,L. Fuzzy Comprehensive Evaluation of Happiness Index of Nine Cities in Pearl River Delta Based on Ahp
Hindawi Journal of Mathematics, 2021, Vol. 2021, 1-15