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VIEWS ON HAPPINESS: Views on happiness in public opinion Uses of happiness concepts Political use
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Political use, guide, compass, policy, rhetoric
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Authors Title / Source Year Veenhoven, R. Het Grootste Geluk voor het Grootste Aantal: Geluk als Richtsnoer voor het Beleid. (The Greatest Happiness for the Greatest Number. Happiness as an Aim for Public Policy).
Sociale Wetenschappen, 2002, Vol. 4, 1 - 43
Veenhoven, R. Why Social Policy Needs Subjective Indicators.
Social Indicators Research, 2002, Vol. 58, 33 - 45
Veenhoven, R. Happiness as an Aim in Public Policy: the Greatest Happiness Principle.
Linley, R.A.; Joseph, S.; Eds.: "Positive Psychology in Practice", Wiley, 2004, USA, 658 - 678
Fleurbaey, M Beyond GDP: The Quest for a Measure of Social Welfare
Journal of Economic Literature, 2009, Vol. 47, 1029 - 1075
Kotan, M. Freedom or Happiness? Agency and Subjective Well-being in the Capability approach.
The journal of Social Economics, 2010, Vol. 39, 369 - 375
Ahmed, S. Killing Joy: Feminism and the History of Happiness
Signs Journal of Women in Culture and Society, 2010, Vol. 35, 571-594
Atkinson, S.; Joyce, K.E. The Place and Practices of Well-Being in Local Governance.
Environment and Planning C, Government and Policy, 2011, vol. 29, 133- 148
Bache, I.; Reardon, L. An Idea Whose Time has Come? Explaining the Rise of Well-Being in British Politics.
Political Studies, 2013, Vol. 61, 898 - 914
Binkley, S. Happiness as Enterprise an Essay on neoliberal Life.
Suny Press, State University of New York Press, 2014, USA
Davies, W. The Happiness Industry. How Government and Big Business Sold Us Well-Being.
Verso, 2016, London, UK,