The Resource Happiness around the world : the paradox of happy peasants and miserable millionaires, Carol Graham

Happiness around the world : the paradox of happy peasants and miserable millionaires, Carol Graham

Label
Happiness around the world : the paradox of happy peasants and miserable millionaires
Title
Happiness around the world
Title remainder
the paradox of happy peasants and miserable millionaires
Statement of responsibility
Carol Graham
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text reviews the theory and concepts of happiness, explaining how these concepts underpin a line of research which is both an attempt to understand the determinants of happiness and a tool for understanding the effects of a host of phenomena on human well being
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Graham, Carol
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB74.P8
LC item number
G73 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economics
  • Happiness
  • Quality of life
  • Well-being
  • Economics
  • Happiness
  • Quality of life
  • Well-being
  • Glück
  • Internationaler Vergleich
  • Wohlbefinden
  • Zufriedenheit
  • Glück
  • Lebensfreude
  • Zufriedenheit
  • Gesundheit
  • Wohlstand
  • Armut
  • Einkommensunterschied
  • Internationaler Vergleich
  • Zufriedenheit
  • Wirtschaftspsychologie
  • Glück
  • Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Label
Happiness around the world : the paradox of happy peasants and miserable millionaires, Carol Graham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The economics of happiness -- The happiness and income debate: substance, methodology, and the Easterlin paradox -- The determinants of happiness around the world -- Does happiness matter? -- Happiness and health across countries and cultures -- Economic growth, crises, inequality, and more -- Adapting to good and bad fortune: how friends, freedom, crime, and corruption affect happiness -- Happiness around the world: lessons, and questions, for policy
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 249 pages
Isbn
9780199549054
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009041062
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)435730803
  • (OCoLC)ocn435730803
Label
Happiness around the world : the paradox of happy peasants and miserable millionaires, Carol Graham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The economics of happiness -- The happiness and income debate: substance, methodology, and the Easterlin paradox -- The determinants of happiness around the world -- Does happiness matter? -- Happiness and health across countries and cultures -- Economic growth, crises, inequality, and more -- Adapting to good and bad fortune: how friends, freedom, crime, and corruption affect happiness -- Happiness around the world: lessons, and questions, for policy
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xviii, 249 pages
Isbn
9780199549054
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009041062
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)435730803
  • (OCoLC)ocn435730803

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