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University of Toronto St. George
Dan Dolderman

PSY336 17 Subjective vs. Eudaimonic Well-being: 1) Diener, E., Suh, E., Lucas, R., & Smith, H. (1999). Subjective well-being: Three decades of progress. Psychological Bulletin, 125, 276-302. 2) Lyubomirsky, S., Sheldon, K. M., & Schkade, D. (2005). Pursuing happiness: The architecture of sustainable change. Review of General Psychology, 9(2), 111-131.  Care about money & security and your heart will never unclench. Care about other people’s approval and you will be their prisoner. Do your work, then step back. The only path to serenity - Looker  Sat.s us well-being  Happiness vs well-being  Culture (sub) influences  Money – happiness/ wellbeing?  Happiness is more volatile while wellbeing is something more stable?  Objective vs subjective  Individual subjectivity vs Collective subjectivity of happiness  Artists sometimes try to tap into negativity in order to inspire their artwork  Mourning  Trauma  Midlife crisis  Profound dissatisfaction with life  Different philosophies about what happiness is -What they are measuring is quite different  Subjective wellbeing -pleasure -emotions -transient -personal  Eudimonial/psychological wellbeing -health -long lasting  Happy people -less likely to be hostile or abusive in relationships -less self-obsessed -tend to be more goal oriented -people like them more -have strong immune systems, get sick less often Live longer  Paul -easygoing -does not take life too seriously -isnt over ambitious  Sally -a little more stressed -puts more pressure on herself -takes life more seriously  Paul was happier before 20 but 25+ sally was happier  L.S. -measurement of happiness  True happiness is found in the expression of virtue -Virtue is doing something whi
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