How happiness and well-being are defined varies around the globe. For instance, in some cultures, happiness is closely linked to economic well-being and in other cultures, happiness is linked to being closer to home. As an additional example, in some societies, happiness is connected to individual advancement, whereas in other societies ones personal happiness is linked to the well-being of the group.
For this Discussion, you will explore the influences of happiness and how they vary according to culture.
Review this weeks Learning Resources and choose two influences on happiness or well-being that vary across cultures.
By Day 3
Post and explain the two influences on happiness you selected and explain why they vary according to culture.
Note: Be sure to support your postings and responses with specific references to the Learning Resources and identify current relevant literature to support your work.
Read your colleagues postings.
By Day 5
Respond to at least two of your colleagues posts and add an additional influence on happiness or well-being.
Note: Be sure to support your postings and responses with specific references to the Learning Resources. Use proper APA format and citations.
Return to this Discussion in a few days to read the responses to your initial posting. Note what you have learned and/or any insights you have gained as a result of your colleagues comments