Despite dramatic increases in the material wealth of our society over
the last few decades, there has been no increase in our average
level of happiness. This has important implications for policy and how we as individuals should live our lives.
This website is dedicated to the free
dissemination of knowledge relating to happiness and well-being
research. It is designed to be a central hub, providing links to
external sites containing happiness-related literature and research
information. The site is non-profit and dedicated to the well-being of
The site is organised into the following sections:
Home - The main page (front homepage) of the website.
About - Provides an introduction to this website and happiness research in general.
Individual Happiness -
Happiness for Society -
Organisations - Organisations doing research on happiness or doing work for the well-being of others.
Events - Upcoming conferences, symposia and events related to happiness and well-being.
In the news - News and media articles from newspapers and websites.
Books - Books on happiness with links to Amazon UK, US and Europe.
Encyclopedia happiness - Wikipedia and other encyclopedia entries on happiness.
Other links - Other links not fitting into the sections above.