Happiness in the Perpetrators of a Minimalist Lifestyle
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- Happiness; Minimalist Lifestyle; Qualitative Descriptive
Happiness is an important aspect of every individual's life. Therefore, each individual has their efforts to achieve happiness. This study aims to determine the description of happiness in the perpetrators of a minimalist lifestyle. The criteria for informants were selected based on three conditions: men/women aged 20–30 years, reduced ownership of goods voluntarily and lived a lifestyle of at least 1 year. This research uses a descriptive qualitative approach. The data collection technique used a semi-structured interview technique. While the data analysis technique uses three stages: data reduction, data presentation, and conclusion. Findings from the study can be seen from tin themes related to happiness, individuals feel more present for their families and themselves, appreciate every effort that comes from themselves, have peace of mind, be honest heart their emotions, enjoy simple things, and feel love for God increases. The factors that affect the informants’ happiness include internal factors, namely satisfaction with the past, optimism, and happiness in the present, while external factors include finance, social life, positive emotions, age, and spirituality. The impact of happiness includes living life more consciously, focusing more on the desired life goals, appreciating the simple things in life, increasing emotional control, building a healthier family environment, contributing to environmental sustainability, managing finances better, and feeling more connected to God.
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TY - CONF AU - Mohammad Yusron Abadi AU - Lisnawati PY - 2022 DA - 2022/12/26 TI - Happiness in the Perpetrators of a Minimalist Lifestyle BT - Proceedings of the Annual International Conference on Social Science and Humanities (AICOSH 2022) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 249 EP - 254 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/978-2-494069-87-9_30 DO - 10.2991/978-2-494069-87-9_30 ID - Abadi2022 ER -