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The Resource Happiness across cultures : views of happiness and quality of life in non-Western cultures, editor, Helaine Selin ; co-editor, Gareth Davey

Happiness across cultures : views of happiness and quality of life in non-Western cultures, editor, Helaine Selin ; co-editor, Gareth Davey

Label
Happiness across cultures : views of happiness and quality of life in non-Western cultures
Title
Happiness across cultures
Title remainder
views of happiness and quality of life in non-Western cultures
Statement of responsibility
editor, Helaine Selin ; co-editor, Gareth Davey
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Selin, Helaine
  • Davey, Gareth
Series statement
Science across cultures,
Series volume
v. 6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Happiness
  • Quality of life
Label
Happiness across cultures : views of happiness and quality of life in non-Western cultures, editor, Helaine Selin ; co-editor, Gareth Davey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Happiness and quality of life in the People's Republic of China
  • Gareth Davey
  • Quality of life of an Asian metropolis in a governance crisis: the case of Hong Kong
  • Ming Sing
  • Quality of work life in Macau
  • Ricardo Rato and Gareth Davey
  • Satisfaction and societal quality in Kazakhstan
  • Pamela Abbott and Claire Wallace
  • Singapore: a happy state of mind?
  • Siok Kuan Tambyah and Soo Jiuan Tan
  • Introduction
  • Happiness in Thailand
  • Rossarin Soottipong Gray
  • The politices of wellbeing in international development: research with organic farmers in Cambodia
  • Alice Beban
  • Farmers' happiness from fish production: a case study in Vietnam
  • Nguyen Minh Duc
  • Construction of happiness and satisfaction in the kingdom of Tonga
  • Heather E. Young-Leslie and Sean E. Moore
  • Happiness in an Aboriginal Australia community: what it means 'to be well' and 'to enjoy life' in Central-Western New South Wales, Australia
  • Happiness in the Amazon: folk explanations of happiness in a hunter-horticulturalis society in the Bolivian Amazon
  • Helaine Selin and Gareth Davey
  • Victoria Reyes-García and Tsimane' Amazonian Panel Study (TAPS)
  • Happiness in Brazil
  • Gazi Islam
  • Happiness in Mexico: the importance of human relations
  • Mariano Rojas
  • Happy villages and unhappy slums? understanding happiness determinants in Peru
  • Mònica Guillen-Royo and Jackeline Velazco
  • Life satisfaction in Malawi
  • Tim Hinks and Simon Davies
  • Happiness in Nigeria: a socio-cultural analysis
  • Happiness in India
  • Aaron A. Agbo, Thaddeus C. Nzeadibe and Chukwuedozie K. Ajaero
  • Ghanaian happiness: global, cultural, and phenomenological perspectives
  • Vivian Afi Abui Dzokoto
  • Living the good life: an economic view of happiness in South Africa
  • Jeffrey T. Bookwalter
  • Concepts of wellbeing among organic farmers and plantation workers in Madagascar
  • Cathy Rozel Farnworth
  • Happiness in a post-conflict society: Rwanda
  • Pamela Abbott and Claire Wallace
  • Happiness in Navajos (Diné Ba'Hózhó)
  • Robert Biswas-Diener, Louis Tay, and Ed Diener
  • Angela A.A. Willeto
  • It's all in the family: wellbeing among Inuit in Arctic Canada
  • Michael J. Kral and Lori Idlout
  • Climate, cash, and culturally embedded happiness
  • Evert Van de Vliert
  • Hinduism, happiness and wellbeing: a case study of adulthood in an oriya Hindu temple town
  • Usha Menon
  • The science of happiness: a cross-cultural perspective
  • Stphen G. Morris
  • Does happiness differ across cultures?
  • Happiness on the Tibetan Plateau
  • Ruut Veenhoven
  • Dave Webb
  • Happiness and life satisfaction in Malaysia
  • Ryan T. Howell ... [et al.]
Control code
ocn756595118
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiii, 504 p.
Isbn
9789400726994
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011946228
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)756595118
Label
Happiness across cultures : views of happiness and quality of life in non-Western cultures, editor, Helaine Selin ; co-editor, Gareth Davey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Happiness and quality of life in the People's Republic of China
  • Gareth Davey
  • Quality of life of an Asian metropolis in a governance crisis: the case of Hong Kong
  • Ming Sing
  • Quality of work life in Macau
  • Ricardo Rato and Gareth Davey
  • Satisfaction and societal quality in Kazakhstan
  • Pamela Abbott and Claire Wallace
  • Singapore: a happy state of mind?
  • Siok Kuan Tambyah and Soo Jiuan Tan
  • Introduction
  • Happiness in Thailand
  • Rossarin Soottipong Gray
  • The politices of wellbeing in international development: research with organic farmers in Cambodia
  • Alice Beban
  • Farmers' happiness from fish production: a case study in Vietnam
  • Nguyen Minh Duc
  • Construction of happiness and satisfaction in the kingdom of Tonga
  • Heather E. Young-Leslie and Sean E. Moore
  • Happiness in an Aboriginal Australia community: what it means 'to be well' and 'to enjoy life' in Central-Western New South Wales, Australia
  • Happiness in the Amazon: folk explanations of happiness in a hunter-horticulturalis society in the Bolivian Amazon
  • Helaine Selin and Gareth Davey
  • Victoria Reyes-García and Tsimane' Amazonian Panel Study (TAPS)
  • Happiness in Brazil
  • Gazi Islam
  • Happiness in Mexico: the importance of human relations
  • Mariano Rojas
  • Happy villages and unhappy slums? understanding happiness determinants in Peru
  • Mònica Guillen-Royo and Jackeline Velazco
  • Life satisfaction in Malawi
  • Tim Hinks and Simon Davies
  • Happiness in Nigeria: a socio-cultural analysis
  • Happiness in India
  • Aaron A. Agbo, Thaddeus C. Nzeadibe and Chukwuedozie K. Ajaero
  • Ghanaian happiness: global, cultural, and phenomenological perspectives
  • Vivian Afi Abui Dzokoto
  • Living the good life: an economic view of happiness in South Africa
  • Jeffrey T. Bookwalter
  • Concepts of wellbeing among organic farmers and plantation workers in Madagascar
  • Cathy Rozel Farnworth
  • Happiness in a post-conflict society: Rwanda
  • Pamela Abbott and Claire Wallace
  • Happiness in Navajos (Diné Ba'Hózhó)
  • Robert Biswas-Diener, Louis Tay, and Ed Diener
  • Angela A.A. Willeto
  • It's all in the family: wellbeing among Inuit in Arctic Canada
  • Michael J. Kral and Lori Idlout
  • Climate, cash, and culturally embedded happiness
  • Evert Van de Vliert
  • Hinduism, happiness and wellbeing: a case study of adulthood in an oriya Hindu temple town
  • Usha Menon
  • The science of happiness: a cross-cultural perspective
  • Stphen G. Morris
  • Does happiness differ across cultures?
  • Happiness on the Tibetan Plateau
  • Ruut Veenhoven
  • Dave Webb
  • Happiness and life satisfaction in Malaysia
  • Ryan T. Howell ... [et al.]
Control code
ocn756595118
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxiii, 504 p.
Isbn
9789400726994
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2011946228
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)756595118

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