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PURSUIT of HAPPINESS Should happiness be promoted? Is happiness something good in itself (a virtue)?
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Is happiness something good in itself (a virtue)?, desirable, good, virtue
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Atkinson, T.H. Is Satisfaction a Good Measure of the Perceived Quality of Life?
Proceedings American Statistical Association, 1978, 123 - 132 (also Paper presented at the 1977 Meetings of the American Statistical Association, USA)
Ramzy-Saleh Guirguis, N. Happiness - Several Approaches to it - Literature Study.
Gedrag: Tijdschrift voor Psychologie, 1973, Vol. 1, 34 - 63
Lowenthal, M.F.; Chiriboga, D.A.; Thurnher, M. Four Stages of Life. A Comparative Study of Women and Men Facing Transition.
Jossey-Bass, 1975, San Francisco, USA
McGill, V.J. The Idea of Happiness.
F.A. Preager, 1967, New York, USA
Sumner, L.W. Welfare, Happiness and Ethics.
Oxford University Press, 1996, New York, USA
Annas, J. The Morality of Happiness.
Oxford University Press, 1993, New York, USA
Csikszentmihalyi, M. Finding Flow: The Psychology of Engagement in Everyday Life.
Basic Books, 1997, New York, USA
Bentall, R.P. A Proposal to Classify Happiness as a Psychiatric Disorder.
Journal of Medical Ethics, 1992, Vol. 18, 94 - 98
Diener, E.; Suh, E.M. Measuring Subjective Well-Being to Compare Quality-of-Life of Cultures.
Diener, E.; Suh, E.M.; Eds.: "Culture and Subjective Well-Being", MIT Press, 2000, Cambridge, USA, 3 - 12
Diener, E.; Sapyta, J.J.; Suh, E.M. Subjective Well-Being is Essential to Well-Being.
Psychological Inquiry, 1998, Vol. 9, 33 - 57
Nesse, R.M. Natural Selection and the Elusiveness of Happiness.
Philosophical Transactions, Biological Sciences, 2004, Vol. 359, 1333 - 1348
Delamothe, T. Happiness: Get happy-it's good for you.
British Medical Journal, 2005, Vol. 331, 14489 - 1490
Schumaker, J.F. The Happiness Conspiracy.
New Internationalist, 2006, July Issue