An authoritative, comprehensive, and highly accessible assessment of the happiest and least happy countries and cities in the world, as well as of the happiest and least happy cities and states in the United States.
Supplies insightful and interesting information about all of the most contented and least contented countries and cities around the globeand the factors that make the people who live in these places notably happy or discontented
Examines and explains the complexity of happiness and contentment as they apply to specific places and regions in the world
Synthesizes and evaluates the maze of existing rankings of cities and countries in the world with fresh and original information to produce a novel assessment of the geography of global happiness
Presents information about cities and countries in all parts of the world fairly and in both positive and negative lights