Eudaimonia versus Hedonia: What Is the Difference? And Is It Real?


Author: Veronika Huta, Ph.D

Category: Meaning Conference Proceedings

Pages: 8

JEPP Issue: Vol. 7 No. 2

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In this article, I have decided not to report on a specific program of research from my lab but rather to discuss the nature of eudaimonia more generally. Over the last couple of years, I have been trying to integrate the psychological literature on eudaimonia. This conference is more deeply theoretical than most, so it is the ideal venue for this kind of discussion.