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References

The main part of this site is based on the article Sustainable Well-Being: A Potential Synergy Between Sustainability and Well-Being Research. However, some of the key references are also mentioned within the content of the site, our Correspondence Package as well as printed material; so to give credit to these authors as well as to highlight the scientific foundation, see references for:

Website / Leaflets / Gratitude Notes / Emails Within the Correspondence Package

 

Website

Bragg, E. A. (1996). Towards ecological self: Deep ecology meets constructionist self-theory. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 16, 93–108.

Bowler, D. E., Buyung-Ali, L. M., Knight, T. M., & Pullin, A. S. (2010). A systematic review of evidence for the added benefits to health of exposure to natural environments. BMC Public Health, 10.

Delle Fave, A., Brdar, I., Freire, T., Vella-Brodrick, D., & Wissing, M. P. (2011). The eudaimonic and hedonic components of happiness: Qualitative and quantitative findings. Social Indicators Research, 100, 185–207.

Diener, E., Suh, E. M., Lucas, R. E., & Smith, H. L. (1999). Subjective well-being: Three decades of progress. Psychological Bulletin, 125, 276–302.

Easterlin, R.A. (2003). Explaining happiness. PNAS, 100(19), 11176-11183.

Lazarus, R. S. (2003). Does the positive psychology movement have legs? Psychological Inquiry, 14, 93–109.

Meppem, T., & Gill, R. (1998). Planning for sustainability as a learning concept. Ecological Economics, 26, 121–137.

Ng, A. K., Ho, D.F., Wong, S.S., & Smith, I. (2003) In Search of the Good Life: A Cultural Odyssey in the East and West. Genetic, Social, and General Psychology Monographs, 129(4), 317–363.

Ryan, R. M., & Deci, E. L. (2001). On happiness and human potentials: A review of research on hedonic and eudaimonic well-being. Annual Review of Psychology, 52, 141–166.

Ryff, C. D. (1989). Happiness is everything, or is itExplorations on the meaning of psychological well-being. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 57, 1069–1081.

Waterman, A. S., Schwartz, S. J., Zamboanga, B. L., Ravert, R. D., Williams, M. K., Agocha, V. B., Kim, S. Y., & Donnellan, M. B. (2010). The questionnaire for eudaimonic well-being: Psychometric properties, demographic comparisons, and evidence of validity. The Journal of Positive Psychology, 5, 41–61.

Weisz, J. R., Rothbaum, F. M., & Blackburn, T. C. (1984). Standing out and standing in The psychology of control in America and Japan. American Psychologist, 39, 955–969.

Wilson, E. O. (1984). Biophilia. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED) (1987). Our common future. United Nations.

 

 

Leaflets

 

Gratitude Notes

Kjell, O.N.E. (2011). Sustainable Well-Being: A Potential Synergy Between Sustainability and Well-Being Research. Review of General Psychology, 15(3),  p.255–266.

Kruger, J., & Savitsky, K. (2009). On the genesis of inflated (and deflated) judgments of responsibility. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 108, p.143–152.

McCullough, M.E., Kimeldorf, M.B., & Cohen, A.D. (2002). An Adaptation for Altruism? The Social Causes, Social Effects, and Social Evolution of Gratitude. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 17(4), p.281- 285.

Wood, A.M., Froh, J.J., & Geraghty, A.W.A. (2010). Gratitude and well-being: A review and theoretical integration. Clinical Psychology Review, 30, p.890–905.

 

Reuse Water Bottles

Gleick, P.H., & Cooley, H.S. (2009). Energy implications of bottled water. Environmental Research Letter, 4, p.1-6.
Andra, S.S., Makris, K.C., Shine, J.P., & Lu, C. (2012). Co-leaching of brominated compounds and antimony from bottled water. Environment International, 38, p.45–53.

Hu, Z., Morton, L.W., & Mahler, R.L. (2011). Bottled Water: United States Consumers and Their Perceptions of Water Quality. Environmental Research and Public Health, 8, p. 565-578.

Kjell, O.N.E. (2011). Sustainable Well-Being: A Potential Synergy Between Sustainability and Well-Being Research. Review of General Psychology, 15(3),  p.255–266.

Rothbaum, F., Weisz, J. R., & Snyder, S. S. (1982). Changing the world and changing the self: A two-process model of perceived control. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 42, p.5–37.

Thompson, R.C., Swan, S.H., Moore, C.J., & Saal, F.S. (2009). Our plastic age. Philosophical  Transactions of the Royal Society. 364, p.1973–1976.

 

Social Network

Christakis, N.A., & Fowler, J.H. (2009). Connected – The Surprising Power of Our Social Networks and How They Shape Our Lives. New York: Little, Brown and Company.

Dodds, P.S., Muhamad, R., & Watts, D.J. (2003). An Experimental Study of Search in Global Social Networks. Science, 301, p.827-829.

Fowler, J.H., & Christakis, N.A. (2008). Dynamic spread of happiness in a large social network: longitudinal analysis over 20 years in the Framingham Heart Study. BMJ, p.23-27.

Kjell, O.N.E. (2011). Sustainable Well-Being: A Potential Synergy Between Sustainability and Well-Being Research. Review of General Psychology, 15(3),  p.255–266.

Travers, J., & Milgram, S. (1969). An Experimental Study of the Small World Problem. Sociometry, 32(4), p.425-443.

 

 

Gratitude Notes

Algoe, S.B., Gable, S.L., & Maisel, N.C. (2010). It’s the little things: Everyday gratitude as a booster shot for romantic relationships. Personal Relationships, 17, 217–233.

Baron, R.A. (1984). Reducing Organizational Conflict: An Incompatible Response Approach. Journal of Applied Psychology, 60(2), 272-279.

Emmons, R.A., & McCullough, M.E. (2003). Counting Blessings Versus Burdens: An Experimental Investigation of Gratitude and Subjective Well-Being in Daily Life. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 84(2), 377–389.

Haidt, J. (2006). The happiness hypothesis: Putting ancient wisdom and philosophy to the test of modern science. London: Arrow.

Kjell, O.N.E. (2011). Sustainable Well-Being: A Potential Synergy Between Sustainability and Well-Being Research. Review of General Psychology, 15(3), 255–266.

McCullough, M.E., Kimeldorf, M.B., & Cohen, A.D. (2002). An Adaptation for Altruism? The Social Causes, Social Effects, and Social Evolution of Gratitude. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 17(4), p.281- 285.

Seligman, M.E.P., Steen, T.A., Park, N., & Peterson, C. (2005). Positive Psychology Progress: Empirical Validation of Interventions. American Psychologist, 60(5), 410-421.

Tsang, J.A. (2006). Gratitude and prosocial behaviour: An experimental test of gratitude. Cognition and Emotion, 20(1), 138-148.

Wood, A. M., Froh, J.J., & Geraghty, A.W.A. (2010). Gratitude and well-being: A review and theoretical integration. Clinical Psychology Review, 30, 890–905.

 

 

Emails Within the Correspondence Package

 

Savouring: Less is More‏

Chancellor, J & Lyubomirsky, S. (2011). Happiness and thrift: When (spending) less is (hedonically) more. Journal of Consumer Psychology, 21, 131–138

Quoidbach, J., Berry, E.V., Hansenne, M., Mikolajczak, M. (2010). Positive emotion regulation and well-being: Comparing the impact of eight savoring and dampening strategies. Personality and Individual Differences, 49, 368–373.

 

Recycling Happiness‏

Brown, K. W., & Kasser, T. (2005). Are psychological and ecological well-being compatible? The role of values, mindfulness, and lifestyle. Social Indicators Research, 74, 349−368.

Chancellor, J & Lyubomirsky, S. (2011). Happiness and thrift: When (spending) less is (hedonically) more. Journal of Consumer Psychology, 21, 131–138

Easterlin, R.A. (2003). Explaining happiness. PNAS, 100(19), 11176-11183.

 

Connectedness & Cooperation

Baumeister, R.F. & Leary, M.R. (1995). The Need to Belong: Desire for Interpersonal Attachments as a Fundamental Human Motivation. Psychological Bullitin, 117(3), 497-529.

Kjell, O.N.E. (2011). Sustainable Well-Being: A Potential Synergy Between Sustainability and Well-Being Research. Review of General Psychology, 15(3), 255–266.

Wilson, D.S. and Wilson, E.O. (2007). Rethinking the theoretical foundation of sociobiology. The Quarterly Review of Biology, 82(4), 327-348.

Calcott, B. (2008). The other cooperation problem: generating benefit. Biological & Philosophy, 23, 179–203.

Sigmund, K. (2012). Enhance the well-being of yourself, others and the planet. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 299, 25–30.

Roberts, G. (1998). Competitive altruism: from reciprocity to the handicap principle. Proceedings of the Royal Society Biological Science, 265, 427-431.