Essays about: "happiness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 168 essays containing the word happiness.

  1. 1. Happiness and Income - Analysis of the relationship between happiness and income

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Daniella Larsen Ocampo; Hanna Magnusson; [2022-02-28]
    Keywords : Subjective well-being; Happiness; Life satisfaction; GDP per capita;

    Abstract : The relationship between happiness and GDP per capita is relatively controversial due to the various findings. Therefore, this paper investigates the relationship between GDP per capita and happiness for 37 European countries between 2002 and 2018. READ MORE

  2. 2. Ingredient-based Group Recommender for Recipes (IGR2)

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : John Lindblad; Jonas Meddeb; [2022-02-16]
    Keywords : recommender systems; data science; user-generated content; contentbased filtering; singular value decomposition; recipes; food; group recommender systems;

    Abstract : The number of food recipe options in modern society is vast and growing. While often being considered positive, the abundant options also lead to the so-called paradox of choice, i.e. that more options can lead to less happiness. READ MORE

  3. 3. Chasing the Unattainable: Manifestations of Desire in Selected Novels by Carson McCullers

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Hans Ingvar Marmén; [2022]
    Keywords : Carson McCullers; Desire; Lacan; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : The American author Carson McCullers’s often non-normative fictional characters typically desire something they cannot have and thus a pattern of nonreciprocal love and desire permeate much of her work. Earlier scholarship on her fiction has focused on themes of isolation as well as the element of symbolism but also psychological approaches including Freudian and Jungian perspectives have been taken. READ MORE

  4. 4. Losing the silver lining - Swedish social workers’ experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Viktoria Forsberg; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : Social work; COVID-19; Feelings; Challenges; Opportunities;

    Abstract : During the COVID-19 pandemic social services were seen as vital for society but in Sweden, the Public Health Authority advised all citizens to limit meetings with others outside of their own household which complicated needs assessment in social work. Additionally, a vulnerable group for getting severely ill of COVID-19 was older people. READ MORE

  5. 5. Constituents of Fatherhood that Represent a Threat to Family and Society in Mary Shelley's Frankenstein

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för språkstudier

    Author : Vanessa Davies; [2021]
    Keywords : Ambition; Equality; Fatherhood; Frankenstein; Mary Shelley; Patriarchy; The Theory of Performativity;

    Abstract : Feminist literary critics have long focused on the female gender role in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. This essay turns instead to the role of fatherhood in Frankenstein. READ MORE