World Happiness Report and Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness
Read the two articles World Happiness Report (excerpts) and Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness: Measuring What Matters. (The Gallup Cantrill Scale article is background to the World Happiness Report and explains their methodology). Read them for generalities as opposed to specifics, focusing less on the data itself and more on how the data are presented and discussed.
Write a 300-500 word essay, using MLA format and citations as appropriate, addressing the following:
1. What is the perspective of each of the authors‘?
2. What is the context from which they are writing?
3. Which approach/methodology do you think is more effective and why?
Your essay should also include an introductory and concluding paragraph/statement.
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