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The Resource The politics of happiness : what government can learn from the new research on well-being, Derek Bok

The politics of happiness : what government can learn from the new research on well-being, Derek Bok

Label
The politics of happiness : what government can learn from the new research on well-being
Title
The politics of happiness
Title remainder
what government can learn from the new research on well-being
Statement of responsibility
Derek Bok
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bok, Derek Curtis
Dewey number
306.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN60
LC item number
.B63 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Well-being
  • Well-being
  • Quality of life
  • Quality of life
  • Happiness
  • Happiness
  • United States
Label
The politics of happiness : what government can learn from the new research on well-being, Derek Bok
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
What investigators have discovered -- The reliability of research on happiness -- Should policy-makers use happiness research? -- The question of growth -- What to do about inequality -- The threat of financial hardship -- Relieving suffering -- Marriages and families -- Education -- The quality of government -- The significance of happiness research
Control code
ocm428436876
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 262 pages
Isbn
9780691144894
Lccn
2009030872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)428436876
  • (OCoLC)428436876
  • (Sirsi) a1031077
Label
The politics of happiness : what government can learn from the new research on well-being, Derek Bok
Publication
Copyright
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
What investigators have discovered -- The reliability of research on happiness -- Should policy-makers use happiness research? -- The question of growth -- What to do about inequality -- The threat of financial hardship -- Relieving suffering -- Marriages and families -- Education -- The quality of government -- The significance of happiness research
Control code
ocm428436876
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 262 pages
Isbn
9780691144894
Lccn
2009030872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)428436876
  • (OCoLC)428436876
  • (Sirsi) a1031077

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