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Parental support for basic psychological needs and happiness: The importance of sense of uniqueness
Past empirical research relying on self-determination theory (SDT) has consistently shown that parental support of basic psychological needs (BPN) is associated with adolescent happiness. Yet, the specific mechanisms ...
I am so happy ‘cause my best friend makes me feel unique: friendship, personal sense of uniqueness and happiness
Decades of empirical research leave no doubt that friendship experiences are consistent correlates of happiness. Yet, little is known about how friendships are related to happiness. The present study examined personal sense ...
Pathways from personality to happiness: Sense of Uniqueness as a mediator
Personal sense of uniqueness, a major construct in humanistic psychology, has been recently shown to be a robust correlate of happiness. Yet the antecedents of this experience are not known. To address this limitation, we ...
A cross-cultural investigation into the relationships among parental support for basic psychological needs, sense of uniqueness and happiness
(Taylor & Francis, 2014)
A significant number of empirical studies have reported that parental support for basic psychological needs is a robust correlate of adolescent happiness. Yet, less is known about the mechanisms responsible for this link. ...