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VIEWS ON HAPPINESS: Views on happiness in public opinion Beliefs about happiness Myths about happiness
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Myths about happiness, misunderstanding, folk tale
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Sigelman, L. Is Ignorance Bliss? A Reconsideration of the Folk Wisdom.
Human Relations, 1981, Vol. 34, 965 - 974
Myers, D.G. The Pursuit of Happiness. Who is Happy and Why?
William Morrow, 1992, New York, USA
Kearl, M.C. An Inquiry into the Positive Personal and Social Effects of Old Age, Stereotypes among the Elderly.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 1981-1982, Vol. 14, 227 - 290
Mancini, J.A.; Cavigan, M.A.; Franklin, A.; Quinn, W.H. Social Network Interaction among Older Adults: Implications for Life Satisfaction.
Human Relations, 1980, Vol. 33, 543 - 554
Cameron, P. Social Stereotypes: 3 Faces of Happiness.
Psychology Today, 1974, Vol. 8, 63 - 64
Cargan, L.; Melko, M. Singles: Myths and Realities.
Sage Publications, 1982, Beverly Hills, USA
Martin, P. Making Happy People. The Nature of Happiness and its Origins in Childhood.
Harper Collins Publisher, 2005, London, UK
Gilbert, D.T. Stumbling on Happiness.
Vintage Books, 2005, New York, USA
Hagerty, M.R. Was Life Better in the ' Good Old Days'? Intertemporal, Judgments of Life Satisfaction.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2003, Vol. 4, 115 - 139
Diener, E. Myths in the Science of Happiness, and Directions of Future Research.
Eid, M.; Larsen, R.J.; Eds.: ''The Science of Subjective Well-Being'', The Guilford Press, 2008, New York, USA, 493 - 514.