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"Why Is That Land Smiling?" (The New York Times)

"Happy Talk: Around the World In Search of a Cuppa Joy" (The Washington Post)

"Happy Places" (The Los Angeles Times)

"'Bliss' Follows Globetrotting Grump's Search for Joy" (NPR)

"Ode to Joy: An Odyssey to Find the Secret of Happiness Puts David Newnham in Rather Good Spirits" (The Guardian - UK)

"The Trouble with Happiness" (The Greater Good - UC Berkeley)

"The Good Life: Positive Psychology and What Makes Life Worth Living" (Psychology Today)

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"Eric Weiner, author of 'The Geography of Bliss,' on what the happiest places on earth can teach us" (

"The Author - Interview" (

"'Bliss' Follows Globetrotting Grump's Search for Joy" (NPR)

Interview at The Colbert Report ( *video

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Related Articles & Papers

"But Will it Make You Happy?"(Stephanie Rosenbloom, NYT, August 7, 2010)

"Columnist Values the Right to Pursue Happiness" (Clarence Page, PBS, 2008)

"The New Science of Happiness" (Claudia Wallis, Time, 2004)

"A New Measure of Well-Being from a Happy Little Kingdom" (Andrew Revkin, NYT, 2005)

"Development, Freedom, and Rising Happiness: A Global Perspective (1981-2007)" (PDF, World Values Survey)

Gross National Happiness: A Set of Discussion Papers from the Centre for Bhutan Studies

Papers from the Second International Conference on Gross National Happiness (St. Francis Xavier University, Canada, 2005)

"On the Happy Trail" (The Observer, 2004)

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Related Websites

World Database of Happiness

The Happy Planet Index

Authentic Happiness (U Penn)

The Happiness Formula (BBC News)

Gross National Happiness (The Centre for Bhutan Studies)

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Journal of Happiness Studies

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Teaching Guides

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