23 relations: Affective forecasting, Autonomy, Carol Ryff, Center for Economic and Policy Research, Christopher Peterson (psychologist), Corey Keyes, Ed Diener, Eudaimonia, Financial Times, Flow (psychology), Happiness, Health, Life satisfaction, Martin Seligman, Meaning of life, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, Personal development, Physical fitness, Play (activity), Positive psychology, Self-acceptance, Self-efficacy, Subjective well-being.
Affective forecasting (also known as hedonic forecasting, or the hedonic forecasting mechanism) is the prediction of one's affect (emotional state) in the future.
In development or moral, political, and bioethical philosophy, autonomy is the capacity to make an informed, un-coerced decision.
Carol Diane Ryff is an American academic and psychologist.
The Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) is an economic policy think-tank, co-founded by economists Dean Baker and Mark Weisbrot, and is based in Washington, D.C. It has been described as left-leaning.
Christopher Peterson (February 18, 1950 – October 9, 2012) was the Arthur F. Thurnau professor of psychology at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan and the former chair of the clinical psychology area.
Corey Keyes is an American sociologist and psychologist.
Edward F. Diener (born 1946) is an American psychologist, professor, and author.
Eudaimonia (Greek: εὐδαιμονία), sometimes anglicized as eudaemonia or eudemonia, is a Greek word commonly translated as happiness or welfare; however, "human flourishing or prosperity" has been proposed as a more accurate translation.
The Financial Times (FT) is a Japanese-owned (since 2015), English-language international daily newspaper headquartered in London, with a special emphasis on business and economic news.
In positive psychology, flow, also known colloquially as being in the zone, is the mental state of operation in which a person performing an activity is fully immersed in a feeling of energized focus, full involvement, and enjoyment in the process of the activity.
In psychology, happiness is a mental or emotional state of well-being which can be defined by positive or pleasant emotions ranging from contentment to intense joy.
Health is the ability of a biological system to acquire, convert, allocate, distribute, and utilize energy with maximum efficiency.
Life satisfaction is the way in which people show their emotions and feelings (moods) and how they feel about their directions and options for the future.
Martin E. P. "Marty" Seligman (born August 12, 1942) is an American psychologist, educator, and author of self-help books.
The meaning of life, or the answer to the question "What is the meaning of life?", pertains to the significance of living or existence in general.
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi (Csíkszentmihályi Mihály,; born 29 September 1934) is a Hungarian-American psychologist.
Personal development covers activities that improve awareness and identity, develop talents and potential, build human capital and facilitate employability, enhance the quality of life and contribute to the realization of dreams and aspirations.
Physical fitness is a state of health and well-being and, more specifically, the ability to perform aspects of sports, occupations and daily activities.
In psychology and ethology, play is a range of voluntary, intrinsically motivated activities normally associated with recreational pleasure and enjoyment.
Positive psychology is "the scientific study of what makes life most worth living",Christopher Peterson (2008), or "the scientific study of positive human functioning and flourishing on multiple levels that include the biological, personal, relational, institutional, cultural, and global dimensions of life".
Self-acceptance is acceptance of self.
Self-efficacy is an individual’s belief in his or her innate ability to achieve goals.
Subjective well-being (SWB) is a self-reported measure of well-being, typically obtained by questionnaire.