Brian Martin: publications on happiness


Brian Martin. Radical happiness. Anarcho-Syndicalist Review, #62, Summer 2014, pp. 24-30. On radical implications of happiness research.

Chris Barker and Brian Martin. Income and happiness: why isn't research acted upon? Social Alternatives, Vol. 31, No. 4, 2012, pp. 62-67. On obstacles to radical implications of happiness research.

Brian Martin. Happiness. Chapter 3 from Doing Good Things Better (Ed, Sweden: Irene Publishing, 2011), pp. 52-97. Ways to promote happiness at individual and social levels.

Chris Barker and Brian Martin. Participation: the happiness connection. Journal of Public Deliberation, Vol. 7, Issue 1, Article 9, 2011, pp. 1-16,

Brian Martin. On being a happy academic. Australian Universities' Review, Vol. 53, No. 1, 2011, pp. 50-56.

Chris Barker and Brian Martin. Dilemmas in teaching happiness. Journal of University Teaching & Learning Practice, Vol. 6, Issue 2, 2009, Teaching a university course on happiness raises questions about teaching methods and goals.

Other items

Brian Martin. Sara Ahmed's approach to happiness and how it relates to positive psychology. September 2018.

Brian Martin. Happiness and buying a house in Sydney. Brian's Comments, 2 July 2018

Brian Martin. The advantages of negative emotions. Brian's Comments, 25 April 2017.

Brian Martin. Government goals and policy get in the way of our happiness. The Conversation, 20 March 2014.

Brian Martin. Head start in the rat race. Illawarra Mercury, 12 August 2009, p. 16. More money isn't the road to happiness.

Sharon Callaghan, Karen Kennedy, Brian Martin, Lee-Anne Organ and Yasmin Rittau. Active happiness (Schweik Action Wollongong, 2005). On activism and happiness.

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