Life is pretty meaningful.

  title={Life is pretty meaningful.},
  author={Samantha J. Heintzelman and Laura A. King},
  journal={The American psychologist},
  volume={69 6},
The human experience of meaning in life is widely viewed as a cornerstone of well-being and a central human motivation. Self-reports of meaning in life relate to a host of important functional outcomes. Psychologists have portrayed meaning in life as simultaneously chronically lacking in human life as well as playing an important role in survival. Examining the growing literature on meaning in life, we address the question "How meaningful is life, in general?" We review possible answers from… Expand

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