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Main Title The science of well-being /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Diener, Ed.
Publisher Springer,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 310400983
ISBN 9789048123490 (softcover : alk. paper); 9048123496 (softcover : alk. paper); 9789048123506; 904812350X
Subjects Well-being. ; Quality of life. ; Social indicators. ; Psychometrics. ; Glèuck.--(DE-588)4021325-0 ; Psychologie.--(DE-588)4047704-6 ; Wohlbefinden.--(DE-588)4124481-3 ; Zufriedenheit.--(DE-588)4129186-4 ; Lebensqualitèat. ; Lebenszufriedenheit. ; Theorie.
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Table of contents
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKCM  HN25.S383 2009 NHEERL/GED Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 03/09/2015 STATUS
Collation xi, 271 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Introduction : the science of well-being : reviews and theoretical articles by Ed Diener / Ed Diener -- Subjective well-being / Ed Diener -- In pursuit of happiness : empirical answers to philosophical questions / Pelin Kesebir and Ed Diener -- Personality and subjective well-being / Richard E. Lucas and Ed Diener -- Beyond the hedonic treadmill : revising the adaptation theory of well-being / Ed DIener, RIchard E. Lucas and Christie Napa Scollon -- Will money increase subjective well-being? : a literature review and guide to needed research / Ed Diener and Robert Biswas-Diener -- The well-being of nations : linking together trust, cooperation, and democracy / William Tov and Ed Diener -- The optimum level of well-being : can people be too happy? / Shigehiro Oishi, Ed Diener, and Richard E. Lucas -- Beyond money : toward an economy of well-being / Ed Diener and Martin E.P. Seligman -- Conclusion : the well-being science needed now / Ed Diener.