Advances in Happiness Research: A Comparative Perspective by Toshiaki Tachibanaki

By Toshiaki Tachibanaki

This edited quantity makes a contribution to the literature on happiness examine by way of compiling experiences in keeping with cross-national learn and from assorted educational disciplines. The ebook is detailed in that it includes either theoretical and empirical analyses, investigating courting among reasons of happiness and financial habit in relation to employment, intake, and saving. so much particularly, it truly is one of many first reviews during this topic zone that analyzes micro facts accrued in Europe, US and Japan with info on respondents’ attributes and their financial habit, in addition to in measuring inter-temporal happiness by means of primary issue research. learn findings during this quantity shed new gentle on public guidelines for a few parts resembling employment, relatives, social welfare, city and neighborhood making plans, and tradition. The ebook attracts on a collaborative learn venture among 5 associations of upper schooling in France, united kingdom, Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, and Japan that lasted for 2 years.

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