Happiness- A Bibliography

Reading to make you smile

Coleman, Alice “Utopia on Trial; Visioning and reality in planned housing” (Hilary Shipman London 1990)

De Botton A. “The Architecture of Happiness” (London: Penguin 2006)

Halpern D. “Mental Health & Built Environment: More Than Bricks And Mortar?” (London: Taylor Francis 1995)

Jenkins S. “Adapt, don’t destroy: Leeds is the template to revive our scarred cities”, (The Guardian 05.05.2006)

Layard R “Happiness: lessons from a New Science” (London: Penguin.2005)
ISBN 0-713-99769-9

Layard R. “Lionel Robbins Memorial lectures 2002/2003” (London School of Economics 3,4,5.03.2006)

Oswald A. (with Rafael Di Tella and Robert Macculloch) “The Macro-economics of Happiness” (University of Bonn2001)

Pinker S. “How the Mind Works” (New York: WW Norton 1997)

Sampson, R and Groves, W. “Community Structure and Crime: Testing Social-disorganisation theory,” (American Journal of Sociology, 94, 774-802, 1989)

Bird W. and Reynolds V. “Walking for Health and Happiness” (Readers Digest 2002)
Guite, H “The Impact of the Physical and Urban Environment on Well-being” (Journal of The Royal Institute of Public Health, 120, 117-1126. Dec 2006)

Appleton, Josie “Happiness and Architecture”
(Blueprint 06.2007 pp82-84)

Gummer, John and Goldsmith, Zac “Blueprint for a Green Economy”
(Conservative Party; 2007)

Carl, Peter “Cities and the Pursuit of Happiness”
(Published in Icon Nov. 2004)

Day, Christopher “Places of the Soul: Architecture and Environmental Design as a Healing Art”
(Architectural Press 2004)

Bruno S. Frey, Alois Stutzer “Happiness and Economics: How the Economy and Institutions Affect Human Well-being”
(Princeton University Press: 2002)

Wagenaar, Cor “Happy: Cities and Public Happiness in Post-War Europe”
(NAi Publishers: 2004)

Thompson, Sam. Abdallah, Saamah. Marks, Nic. Simms, Andrew and Johnson, Victoria “Are You Happy” ( New Economics Forum: 2007 )

Desai, Pooran and King, Paul
“One Planet Living: A Guide to Enjoying Life on Our One Planet”
(Alastair Sawday Publishing: Bristol 2006)

Compiled and edited by Ed Blake- RIBA Building Futures 2007