Happiness Research

Advances in Happiness Research: A Comparative Perspective  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Underaglassmoon at Jan. 29, 2016
Advances in Happiness Research: A Comparative Perspective

Advances in Happiness Research: A Comparative Perspective
Springer | Creative Economy | February 23, 2016 | ISBN-10: 4431557520 | 344 pages | pdf | 5.5 mb

Editors: Tachibanaki, Toshiaki (Ed.)
One of the first studies in happiness studies that analyzes micro data collected in Europe, US and Japan with information on respondents’ attributes and their economic behavior, as well as in measuring inter-temporal happiness by principal factor analysis
Adopts interdisciplinary approaches including economics, politics, sociology, and cultural policy
Contains both theoretical and empirical analyses and includes policy implications

Critical Perspectives in Happiness Research: The Birth of Modern Happiness  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at June 22, 2014
Critical Perspectives in Happiness Research: The Birth of Modern Happiness

Luka Zevnik - Critical Perspectives in Happiness Research: The Birth of Modern Happiness
Published: 2014-04-17 | ISBN: 3319044028 | PDF | 158 pages | 3 MB

Hygge. The Art of Comfort & Happiness. Creative Projects  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by naag at Feb. 11, 2017
Hygge. The Art of Comfort & Happiness. Creative Projects

Hygge. The Art of Comfort & Happiness. Creative Projects
MP4 | Video: AVC 1280x720 | Audio: AAC 44KHz 2ch | Duration: 4 Hours | Lec: 46 | 2.58 GB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English

Hand over hand creative project learning. Making happiness a priority through comfort, creating, and connecting.

The Exploration of Happiness: Present and Future Perspectives  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at July 23, 2015
The Exploration of Happiness: Present and Future Perspectives

Antonella Delle Fave - The Exploration of Happiness: Present and Future Perspectives
Published: 2013-03-30 | ISBN: 9400757018 | PDF | 340 pages | 2.65 MB

Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximization: Is More Always Better? [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Oct. 29, 2014
Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximization: Is More Always Better? [Repost]

Hilke Brockmann, Jan Delhey - Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximization: Is More Always Better?
Published: 2013-07-23 | ISBN: 9400766084 | PDF | 216 pages | 3 MB
Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximization: Is More Always Better? (repost)

Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximization: Is More Always Better? (Happiness Studies Book Series) by Hilke Brockmann and Jan Delhey
English | ISBN: 9400766084 | 2013 | 200 pages | PDF | 3,8 MB

This book tests the critical potential of happiness research to evaluate contemporary high-performance societies. These societies, defined as affluent capitalist societies, emphasize competition and success both institutionally and culturally. Growing affluence improves life in many ways, for a large number of people.

Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximization: Is More Always Better? (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at July 3, 2014
Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximization: Is More Always Better? (repost)

Human Happiness and the Pursuit of Maximization: Is More Always Better? (Happiness Studies Book Series) by Hilke Brockmann and Jan Delhey
English | ISBN: 9400766084 | 2013 | 200 pages | PDF | 3,8 MB

This book tests the critical potential of happiness research to evaluate contemporary high-performance societies. These societies, defined as affluent capitalist societies, emphasize competition and success both institutionally and culturally. Growing affluence improves life in many ways, for a large number of people.

Oxford Handbook of Happiness  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at March 4, 2014
Oxford Handbook of Happiness

Oxford Handbook of Happiness (Oxford Library of Psychology) by Susan David, Ilona Boniwell and Amanda Conley Ayers
English | 2013 | ISBN: 019955725X | ISBN-13: 9780199557257 | 1084 pages | PDF | 7,7 MB

In recent decades there has been a shift in focus from psychological and social problems-what might be called the "dark side" of humanity-to human well-being and flourishing. The Positive Psychology movement, along with changes in attitudes toward organisational and societal health, has generated a surge of interest in human happiness.

The Pursuit of Happiness: An Economy of Well-Being (Brookings Focus) (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Dec. 27, 2013
The Pursuit of Happiness: An Economy of Well-Being (Brookings Focus) (repost)

Carol Graham, "The Pursuit of Happiness: An Economy of Well-Being (Brookings Focus)"
English | ISBN 10: 0815721277 | 2011 | PDF | 160 pages | 2,8 MB

In The Pursuit of Happiness, the latest addition to the Brookings FOCUS series, Carol Graham explores what we know about the determinants of happiness, across and within countries at different stages of development. She then takes a look at just what we can do with that new knowledge and clearly presents both the promise and the potential pitfalls of injecting the "economics of happiness" into public policymaking.

The How of Happiness: A Scientific Approach to Getting the Life You Want  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 5, 2012
The How of Happiness: A Scientific Approach to Getting the Life You Want

Sonja Lyubomirsky "The How of Happiness: A Scientific Approach to Getting the Life You Want"
English | 2007-12-27 | ISBN: 159420148X | 384 pages | PDF | 167 MB

You can change your personal capacity for happiness. Research psychologist Sonja Lyubomirsky's pioneering concept of the 40% solution shows you how