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Bibliographic Subjects » VIEWS ON HAPPINESS: » Views on one's own happiness » Perceived change in one's happiness over time » Remembered happiness in the past » Happiest period in life

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VIEWS ON HAPPINESS: Views on one's own happiness Perceived change in one's happiness over time Remembered happiness in the past Happiest period in life
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Happiest period in life, best years

Publications that report an empirical study that used a valid measure of happiness, the results of which are eligible for inclusion in the findings archive

No empirical study reported
No valid measure of happiness used
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Eligible and included in findings archive (embedded studies)

List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Cavan, R.S.; Burgess, E.W.; Goldhamer, H.; Havighurst, R.J. Personal Adjustment in Old Age.
Science Research Associates, 1949, Chicago, USA
Chiriboga, D.A. Evaluated Time: A Life Course Perspective.
Journal of Gerontology, 1978, Vol. 33, 388 - 393
Gilleard, C.J.; Vaddadi, K.S.; Willmott, M. Self-Report Measures of Mood and Morale in Elderly Depressives.
British Journal of Psychiatry, 1981, Vol. 138, 230 - 235
Iisager, H. Factors Contributing to Happiness among Danish College Students.
The Journal of Social Psychology, 1948, Vol. 28, 237 - 246
Landis, J.T. What is the Happiest Period in Life?
School & Society, 1942, 643 - 645
Landis, J.T.; Landis, M.G. Building a Successful Marriage.
Prentice Hall, 1948 (reprint 1971), New York, USA
Lloyd, R.G. Social and Personal Adjustment of Retired Persons.
Sociology & Social Research, 1955, Vol. 9, 311 - 316
Lowenthal, M.F.; Chiriboga, D.A. Transition to the Empty Nest: Crisis, Challenge, or Relief?
Archives of General Psychiatry, 1972, Vol. 26, 8 - 14
Meltzer, H. Age and Sex Differences in Workers' Perception of Happiness for Self and Others.
The Journal of Genetical Psychology, 1964, Vol. 105, 1 -11
Pressey, S.L.; Kuhlen, R.G. Satisfaction in Life Activities: General Interest and Recreation.
Pressey, S.L.;Kuhlen, R.I.: "Psychological Development Through the Life Span", Harper, 1957, New York, USA, Chapter 9
Scott, E.M. An Arena for Happiness.
C.C. Thomas, 1971, USA
Scott, E.M. Happiness: Protocols of Teenagers.
Bulletin of Catholic Psychiatrists, 1967, Vol. l4, 69 - 82
Scott, E.M. Happiness: A Comparison between Delinquent and Non-Delinquent Girls.
Psychotherapy: Theory, Research and Practice, 1967, Vol. 4, 78 - 80
Scott, E.M. Happiness: Some Findings between Non-Drug-Using and Drug-Using Teenagers.
Blanchly, P.; Ed.: "Drugs: Data and Debate", Springfield, 1970, USA, 176 - 194
Soddy, K.; Kidson, M.C. Men in Middle Life.
Tavistock, 1967, London, UK
Stewart, R.A. Satisfaction in Stages of the Life Cycle, Levels of General Happiness and Frequency of Peak Experience.
Social Behavior and Personality, 1976, Vol. 4, 105 - 108
Stinnett, N.; Mittelstet-Carter, L.; Montgomery, J. Older Persons' Perceptions of Their Marriages.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, 1972, Vol. 34, 665 -670
VandeWiele, M. Wolof Adolescents' Opinions of the Best Periods in Life from Certain Viewpoints.
Psychological Reports, 1982, Vol. 54, 27 - 30
Wall, W.D. Happiness and Unhappiness in the Childhood and Adolescence of a Group of Women Students.
British Journal of Psychology, 1948, Vol. 38, 191 - 208
Wessman, A.E. A Psychological Inquiry into Satisfaction and Happiness.
Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation, Princeton University, 1956, USA
Lehr, U.M. Vorstellungen von Glück in verschiedene Lebensaltern. (Conceptions of Happiness in Different Age Groups).
Kundler, H.;Ed.: "Anatomie des Glücks", Verlag Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 1971, Köln, Germany, 86 - 98
Taves, M.J.; Hansen, G.D. Seventeen Hundred Elderly Citizens.
Rose, A.M.;Ed.: "Ageing in Minnesota", University of Minnesota Press, 1963, USA, 73 - 181
Czapinski, J. Individual Quality of Life.
Czapinski, J., Panek,T. (Eds).: " Social Diagnosis 2003", University of Finance and Management Press, 2003, Warsaw, Poland
Shmotkin, D.; Berkovich, M.; Cohen, K. Combining Happiness's and Suffering in a Retrospective View of Anchor Periods in Life: A Differential Approach to Subjective Well-Being.
Social Indicators Research, 2006, Vol. 77, 139 - 169
Mehlsen, M.; Platz, M. Life Satisfaction Across The Life Course: Evaluations of the Most and Least Satisfying Decades of Life.
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, Vol. 57, 217 - 236
Alvarez, B. The Best Years of Older Europeans’ Lives
Social Indicators Research, 2022, Vol. 160, 227-260