Happiness in motion: emotions, well-being, and active school travel.

@article{Ramanathan2014HappinessIM,
  title={Happiness in motion: emotions, well-being, and active school travel.},
  author={Subha Ramanathan and Catherine O'Brien and Guy Faulkner and Michelle N. Stone},
  journal={The Journal of school health},
  year={2014},
  volume={84 8},
  pages={
          516-23
        }
}
BACKGROUND A pan-Canadian School Travel Planning intervention promoted active school travel (AST). A novel component was exploring emotion, well-being, and travel mode framed by the concept of "sustainable happiness." Relationships between travel mode and emotions, parent perceptions of their child's travel mode on well-being, and factors related to parent perceptions were examined. METHODS Questionnaires were administered to families (N = 5423) from 76 elementary schools. Explanatory… CONTINUE READING
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