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Avowed happiness as an overall assessment of the quality of life


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  • D. Shin
  • D. Johnson
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Indicators Research.

    Volume (Year): 5 (1978)
    Issue (Month): 1 (March)
    Pages: 475-492

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:5:y:1978:i:1:p:475-492

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    1. Robert Cummins, 2000. "Personal Income and Subjective Well-being: A Review," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 1(2), pages 133-158, June.
    2. Steven Toepfer & Kelly Cichy & Patti Peters, 2012. "Letters of Gratitude: Further Evidence for Author Benefits," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 13(1), pages 187-201, March.
    3. Chia-Huei Wu & Grace Yao, 2006. "Do We Need to Weight Item Satisfaction by Item Importance? A Perspective from Locke’s Range-Of-Affect Hypothesis," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 79(3), pages 485-502, December.
    4. Mariano Rojas & Ruut Veenhoven, 2013. "Contentment and Affect in the Estimation of Happiness," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 110(2), pages 415-431, January.
    5. Chia-Huei Wu, 2009. "Enhancing quality of life by shifting importance perception among life domains," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 10(1), pages 37-47, March.
    6. Myoung Kim & Hye Kim & Kyeong Cha & Jeeyoung Lim, 2007. "What Makes Koreans Happy?: Exploration on the Structure of Happy Life among Korean Adults," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 82(2), pages 265-286, June.
    7. N Powdthavee & A Vignoles, 2008. "Mental Health of Parents and Life Satisfaction of Children: A Within-Family Analysis of Intergenerational Transmission of Well-Being," Discussion Papers 08/20, Department of Economics, University of York.
    8. Chia-Huei Wu & Ying-Mei Tsai & Lung Chen, 2009. "How do Positive Views Maintain Life Satisfaction?," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 91(2), pages 269-281, April.
    9. Yan Kwok & Wing Chui & Lok Wong, 2013. "Need Satisfaction Mechanism Linking Volunteer Motivation and Life Satisfaction: A Mediation Study of Volunteers Subjective Well-Being," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 114(3), pages 1315-1329, December.
    10. Chia-huei Wu, 2008. "Examining the appropriateness of importance weighting on satisfaction score from range-of-affect hypothesis: hierarchical linear modeling for within-subject data," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 86(1), pages 101-111, March.
    11. Shengquan Ye, 2007. "Validation of the Temporal Satisfaction with Life Scale in a Sample of Chinese University Students," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 80(3), pages 617-628, February.
    12. Katariina Salmela-Aro & Heta Tuominen-Soini, 2010. "Adolescents’ Life Satisfaction During the Transition to Post-Comprehensive Education: Antecedents and Consequences," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 11(6), pages 683-701, December.
    13. Patricia Sancho & Laura Galiana & Melchor Gutierrez & Elizabeth-Hama Francisco & José Tomás, 2014. "Validating the Portuguese Version of the Satisfaction With Life Scale in an Elderly Sample," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 115(1), pages 457-466, January.
    14. Leena Eklund Karlsson & Kristine Crondahl & Fredrik Sunnemark & Åsa Andersson, 2013. "The Meaning of Health, Well-Being, and Quality of Life Perceived by Roma People in West Sweden," Societies, MDPI, Open Access Journal, vol. 3(2), pages 243-260, June.
    15. Karin Amit & Howard Litwin, 2010. "The Subjective Well-Being of Immigrants Aged 50 and Older in Israel," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 98(1), pages 89-104, August.
    16. Chia-Huei Wu, 2008. "The Role of Perceived Discrepancy in Satisfaction Evaluation," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 88(3), pages 423-436, September.
    17. Livy Fogle & E. Scott Huebner & James Laughlin, 2002. "The Relationship between Temperament and Life Satisfaction in Early Adolescence: Cognitive and Behavioral Mediation Models," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 3(4), pages 373-392, December.
    18. Karin Amit, 2010. "Determinants of Life Satisfaction Among Immigrants from Western Countries and from the FSU in Israel," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 96(3), pages 515-534, May.
    19. J. Tomás & P. Sancho & M. Gutiérrez & L. Galiana, 2014. "Predicting Life Satisfaction in the Oldest-Old: A Moderator Effects Study," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 117(2), pages 601-613, June.
    20. Qiyan Ong & Kong Ho & Kong Ho, 2013. "Altruism Within the Family: A Comparison of Father and Mother Using Life Happiness and Life Satisfaction," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 111(2), pages 485-510, April.
    21. Paul Lee & Louis Leung & Venhwei Lo & Chengyu Xiong, 2008. "The Perceived Role of ICTs in Quality of Life in Three Chinese Cities," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 88(3), pages 457-476, September.
    22. Félix Neto & Maria da Conceição Pinto, 2013. "The Satisfaction with Sex Life Across the Adult Life Span," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 114(3), pages 767-784, December.


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