104年第1學期-3473 幸福學 課程資訊

課程分享

選課分析

本課程名額為 60人,已有58人選讀,尚餘名額2人。

評分方式

評分項目 配分比例 說明
Midterm exam 期中考 20
Final exam 期末考 20
Weekly class attendance and classroom behavior 出 席率及課堂表現 60

授課教師

Randall Nadeau

教育目標

Course description: This course examines the nature of happiness from sociological and philosophical points of view. Based on research in happiness measures of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the United Nations, the course looks at the relationship between happiness and health, happiness and economic prosperity, happiness and social structures of the family and community, as well as reflections on the philosophy of happiness: What is happiness? How can happiness be measured? Should nations be ranked according to happiness rather than material wealth, and what social policies and social institutions can increase happiness for the greatest number of people? 課程說明: 本課程探討幸福的本質從社會學和哲學的要點。根據經濟合作與發展組織(OECD)和聯合國的幸福措施研究,該課程著眼 幸福和身體健康,幸福和經濟繁榮,幸福與家庭和社會結構之間的關係,以及幸福的哲學思考:什麼是幸福?怎樣來衡量幸福?應根據幸福,而不是物質財富,的排名各國?什麼樣的社會政策和社會制度可以增加最多人數的幸福?

課程資訊

參考書目

The textbook for this course is a study commissioned by the United Nations. It can be found online.
教科書本是由聯合國委託的一項研究。它可以在網上找到的:

John Helliwell, Richard Layard, and Jeffrey Sachs, eds., World Happiness Report 2013
(http://unsdsn.org/wpcontent/uploads/2014/02/WorldHappinessReport2013_online.pdf).