Educational change.; Social learning.; Counseling in secondary education.; Social networks.; Belonging (Social psychology); Teacher-student relationships.
"Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Doctor of Education."; Dissertation advisor: Ellen Retelle.; Ed.D.,Central Connecticut State University,,2013.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 160-170).
This thesis explores the concept of human happiness, focusing primarily on
adolescents and their experience of this distinct state of being. An historical approach is
taken, reviewing how happiness has been defined and treated throughout the years...