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Bibliographic Subjects » PURSUIT of HAPPINESS » Do people seek happiness? » Happiness as an individual goal » What people do to get happier

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PURSUIT of HAPPINESS Do people seek happiness? Happiness as an individual goal What people do to get happier
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What people do to get happier, ways to happiness, happiness strategies, hedonic strategy, Orientations to Happiness Questionnaire OHT or OHQ
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Peterson, C.; Park, N.; Seligman, M.E.P. Orientations to Happiness and Life Satisfaction: the Full Life Versus the Empty Life.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2005, Vol. 6, 25 - 41
Chen, L.H.; Chen, M.Y; Tsai, Y.M. Psychometric Analysis of the Orientations to Happiness Questionnaire in Taiwanese Undergraduate Students.
Social Indicators Research, 2010, Vol. 98, 239 - 249
Chan, D.W. Orientations to Happiness and Subjective Well-Being among Chinese Prospective and In-Service Teachers in Hong Kong.
Educational Psychology, 2009, Vol. 29, 139 - 151
Ruch, W.; Harzer, C.; Proyer, R.T. Ways to Happiness in German-Speaking Countries: The Adaptation of the German Vision of the Orientations to Happiness Questionnaire in Paper-Pencil and Internet Samples.
European Journal of Psychological Assessment, 2010, Vol. 26, 227 - 234
Proyer, R.T.; Annen, H.; Eggimann, N. Assessing the "Good Life" in a Military Context: How Does Life and Work-Satisfaction Relate to Orientations to Happiness and Career-Success Among Swiss Professional Officers?
Social Indicators Research, 2012, Vol. 106, 577 - 590
Henderson, L.W.; Knight, T.; Richardson, B. The Hedonic and Eudaimonic Validity of the Orientations to Happiness Scale.
Social Indicators Research, 2014, Vol. 115, 1087 -1099
Buschor, C.; Proyer, R.T.; Ruch, W. Self- and Peer-Rated Character Strengths: How do They Relate to Satisfaction with Life and Orientations to Happiness?
The Journal of Positive Psychology, 2013, Vol. 8, 116 - 127
Peterson, C.; Ruch, W. Strength of Character, orientations to Happiness. and Life Satisfaction.
The Journal of Positive Psychology, 2007, Vol.2, 149 - 156
Ganglmair Wooliscroft, A. Ethical Holiday Behavior, Wellbeing and Orientations to Happiness
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2016, Vol. 11, 83 - 103
Parks, A.C.; Della Porta, M.D.; Pierce, R.S. Pursuing Happiness in Everyday Life: The Characteristics and Behaviors of Online Happiness Seekers.
Emotion, Advance online publication, 2012, 1 - 15
Shanafelt, T.D.; Johnson, M.E.; Novotny, P. The Well-Being and Personal Wellness Promotion Strategies of Medical Oncologists in the North Central Cancer Treatment Group.
Oncology 2005, Vol. 68, 23 - 32
Weiner, E. A Qualitative Study of Physicians' Own Wellness-promotion practices.
Western Journal of Medicine, 2001, Vol. 174, 19 - 23
Pollock, N.C.; Holden, C.J.; Noser, A.E. Do Orientations to Happiness Mediate the Associations Between Personality Traits and Subjective Well-Being?
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2016, Vol.17, 713 - 729
Grimm, C. Well-Being in its Natural Habitat: Orientations to Happiness and the Experience of Everyday Activities.
Phd Dissertation, 2013, University of Canterbury, UK,
Alper Köse, I. Psychometric Properties of the Orientations to Happiness Scale and Measurement Invariance Between Samples of Turkish and Russian University Students
Social Indicators Research, 2015, Vol. 122, 945 - 959
Anić, P.; Toncic, M. Orientations to Happiness, Subjective Well-being and Life Goals.
Psihologijske teme, 2013, Vol. 22, 135 - 153.
Yang, Y.; Kou, Y.; Li, P. Orientations to Happiness and Subjective Well-Being in Chinese Adolescents: The Roles of Prosocial Behavior and Internet Addictive Behavior
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2017, Vol. 18, 1747 - 1762
Rohrer, J.M.; Brümmer, M.; Richter, D. Successfully Striving for Happiness: Socially Engaged Pursuits Predict Increases in Life Satisfaction.
Psychological Science, 2018, Vol. 29, 1291 - 1298
Ruch, W.; Heintz, S.; Martinez-Marti, M.L. Short Form of the Orientations to Happiness Questionnaire for the German-Speaking Countries
Swiss Journal of Psychology, 2014, Vol. 73, 225 - 234