ERIC Number: EJ617936
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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The Measurement of Happiness.
Helm, David T.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v105 n5 p326-35 Sep 2000
Discussion of the measurement of happiness in people with mental retardation considers the social construction of happiness and various quantitative and qualitative measures of happiness. Practitioners are urged to assume that happiness for individuals with disabilities is composed of similar or the same factors and elements that have been shown to be important to people without disabilities. (Contains references.) (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Note: Special Section on Happiness.