Loading, please wait...
:

product description page

Handbook of Happiness Research in Latin America (Hardcover)

Handbook of Happiness Research in Latin America (Hardcover) - image 1 of 1

About this item

This book presents original happiness research from and about a region that shows unexpectedly high levels of happiness. Even when Latin American countries cannot be classified as high-income countries their population do enjoy, on average, high happiness levels. The book draws attention to some important factors that contribute to the happiness of people, such as: relational values, human relations, solidarity networks, the role of the family, and the availability and gratifying using of leisure time. In a world where happiness is acquiring greater relevance as a final social and personal aim both the academic community and the social-actors and policy-makers community would benefit from Happiness Research in Latin America.

Number of Pages: 637
Genre: Social Science, Psychology, Business + Money Management
Sub-Genre: Development / General, Sociology / General, Movements / General
Series Title: International Handbooks of Quality-of-Life
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Language: English
Street Date: October 19, 2015
TCIN: 50242176
UPC: 9789401772020
Item Number (DPCI): 248-04-5864
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.