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How Happy Can You Be?
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written by Line Hatland, fl. 2005; directed by Line Hatland, fl. 2005; with Ruut Veenhoven, 1942- and Paul Ekman, 1934- (Boston, MA: Icarus Films, 2005), 52 mins
"FUNNY AND SENSIBLE.""–LE MONDE""Mischievous... blends, with humor and intelligence, the personal impressions of the filmmaker, who questions her own inability to be happy, with very knowledgeable research results.""–PELERIN MAGAZINEWhat makes a person happy? Does being happy improve our life? Can scientists m...
written by Line Hatland, fl. 2005; directed by Line Hatland, fl. 2005; with Ruut Veenhoven, 1942- and Paul Ekman, 1934- (Boston, MA: Icarus Films, 2005), 52 mins
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Love, death and the pursuit of happiness: How evolution invented Hollywood
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(2010),
Source: www.youtube.com
Professor John Galloway (UCL/UCLH Biomedical Research Centre & Eastman Dental Hospital) If Darwinian evolution made us, it seems no great step to supposing it also made our most treasured institutions. And what institution is more treasured than the great dream machine of Hollywood, with its stock-in-trade, both o...
(2010),
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Classroom Activity 1: Happiness Experiments
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with Larissa Rzemienski, fl. 2012 (2013, originally published 2013),
Source: psychcentral.com
Every once in a while, I like to do a quick quasi-experiment with my psychology classes. I hand out slips of paper to everyone in the class. It appears to the students that all of these papers are the same, although they in fact are quite different. Half of the class has just received a slip asking them to name th...
with Larissa Rzemienski, fl. 2012 (2013, originally published 2013),
Source: psychcentral.com
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Classroom Activity 2: Happiness Experiments
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written by Sivasailam Thiagarajan, fl. 2008 (2013, originally published 2013),
Source: thiagi.com
The past affects our present level of happiness. We can make ourselves unhappy by brooding or ruminating over bitter, hostile, and resentful experiences. We can increase our happiness by savoring the past with gratitude, pride, and contentment. This jolt demonstrates how our current emotions are determined by the...
written by Sivasailam Thiagarajan, fl. 2008 (2013, originally published 2013),
Source: thiagi.com
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David Steindl-Rast: Want to be happy? Be grateful
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(2013, originally published 2013),
Source: www.ted.com
The one thing all humans have in common is that each of us wants to be happy, says Brother David Steindl-Rast, a monk and interfaith scholar. And happiness, he suggests, is born from gratitude. An inspiring lesson in slowing down, looking where you’re going, and above all, being grateful. Brother David Steindl-...
(2013, originally published 2013),
Source: www.ted.com
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This Emotional Life, This Emotional Life: Rethinking Happiness
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produced by NOVA, in This Emotional Life (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 1 hour 55 mins
The last episode, Rethinking Happiness, explores happiness. It is so critical to our well-being, and, yet, it remains such an elusive goal for many of us. We meet individuals facing major turning points in their lives — a job loss, a cancer diagnosis, the death of a child, an accident — as well as those facing...
produced by NOVA, in This Emotional Life (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009), 1 hour 55 mins
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This Emotional Life | Happiness | Resilience/Connecting | PBS
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(Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009),
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THIS EMOTIONAL LIFE, on PBS January 4-6, 2010: This three-part series represents what television does best. It opens a window into real lives, exploring ways to improve our social relationships, cope with emotional issues, and become more positive, resilient individuals. Hosted by Daniel Gilbert, Harvard psycholog...
(Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2009),
Source: www.youtube.com
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Classroom Activity 3: Happiness Experiments
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written by Sivasailam Thiagarajan, fl. 2008 (2013, originally published 2013),
Source: thiagi.com
Eleven happiness exercises.
written by Sivasailam Thiagarajan, fl. 2008 (2013, originally published 2013),
Source: thiagi.com
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Concerning the Validity of Terman's Weights for Predicting Marital Happiness
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with E. Lowell Kelly (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Psychological Bulletin, 1942, originally published 1942), 2 page(s)
with E. Lowell Kelly (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Psychological Bulletin, 1942, originally published 1942), 2 page(s)
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GoogleAtThought: Ruut Veenhoven
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(2011),
Source: www.youtube.com
Ruut Veenhoven is professor emeritus of 'social conditions for human happiness' at Erasmus University Rotterdam in the Netherlands. Veenhoven's current research is on subjective quality of life. His major publications include Conditions of Happiness, Happiness in Nations, Happy Life-Expectancy, and Quality-of-Life...
(2011),
Source: www.youtube.com
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