The Resource All About happiness, ABC News Productions, (electronic resource)

All About happiness, ABC News Productions, (electronic resource)

Label
All About happiness
Title
All About happiness
Statement of responsibility
ABC News Productions
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Trying to find happiness is the search of a lifetime, and in this multi-segment ABC News program, a diverse cross-section of experts shares insights into the psychological and physiological constituents of happiness; the effects of genes, life circumstances, and intentional activities on happiness; where on Earth the most-and least-happiness is said to exist; and the story of one person who followed his bliss by building a two-ton boat out of.wine bottle corks! Daniel Gilbert, author of Stumbling on Happiness; Sonja Lyubomirsky, author of The How of Happiness: A Scientific Approach to Getting the Life You Want; and Eric Weiner, author of The Geography of Bliss, are featured
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
Closed-captioned
Runtime
37
Technique
live action
Label
All About happiness, ABC News Productions, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on Jan. 17, 2009
  • Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Contents
Happiness and the Human Brain (3:44) -- Money, Work, and Happiness (2:29) -- Personal and Social Sources of Joy (1:53) -- Happiness: Genetics and Upbringing (2:49) -- How much of Happiness Is Attitude? (4:09) -- Denmark: Happiest Place on Earth (4:48) -- Denmark: Post-Consumerist Society (3:35) -- Singapore: Happiest Country in Asia (5:06) -- Unhappy Places and America's Happiest City (1:44) -- Pursuit of Happiness: Cork Boat (7:16)
Control code
100039466
Extent
1 streaming video file (37 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform
Label
All About happiness, ABC News Productions, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on Jan. 17, 2009
  • Films On Demand is distributed by Infobase for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Contents
Happiness and the Human Brain (3:44) -- Money, Work, and Happiness (2:29) -- Personal and Social Sources of Joy (1:53) -- Happiness: Genetics and Upbringing (2:49) -- How much of Happiness Is Attitude? (4:09) -- Denmark: Happiest Place on Earth (4:48) -- Denmark: Post-Consumerist Society (3:35) -- Singapore: Happiest Country in Asia (5:06) -- Unhappy Places and America's Happiest City (1:44) -- Pursuit of Happiness: Cork Boat (7:16)
Control code
100039466
Extent
1 streaming video file (37 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: Films On Demand platform

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