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Work, Happiness, and Unhappiness

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Published by Lawrence Erlbaum .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occupational & industrial psychology,
  • Social, group or collective psychology,
  • Work & labour,
  • Psychology,
  • Work,
  • Industrial & Organizational Psychology,
  • Management - General,
  • Social Psychology,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Occupational & Industrial Psychology,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Social Psychology,
  • Psychological aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages477
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7938545M
    ISBN 100805857109
    ISBN 109780805857108


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"Measuring happiness is no. But when feeling arises for us we indulge in it; that is, the mind carries that happiness and unhappiness around.

In fact they are two different things. The activities of mind, pleasant feeling, unpleasant feeling and so on, are mental impressions, they are the world. If the mind knows this it can equally do work involving happiness or unhappiness. Happiness at work is the feeling that employee really enjoy what they do and they are proud of themselves, they enjoy people being around, thus they have better performance.

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