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eudaemonic

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eudaemonic

  1. of or pertaining to a eudaemon
  2. producing happiness and well-being
    • 1993, edited by Janina Frentzel-Zagórska, From a One-Party State to Democracy: Transition in Eastern Europe, ISBN 905183523X, p. 23.
      During the 1960s and 1970s, many communist leaderships sought to legitimate their rule increasingly through the eudaemonic mode; the various economic reforms in the USSR and Eastern Europe at the time constituted the major symbol of this.