Quality-of-Life Research in Chinese, Western and Global Contexts

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-3601-9 (Print) 978-1-4020-3602-6 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

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    Pages 1-10

    Quality of Life in the Global Context: A Chinese Response

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    Pages 11-59

    Arts and the Quality of Life: An Exploratory Study

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    Pages 61-86

    Apparent Quality-of-Life in Nations: How Long and Happy People Live

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    Pages 87-122

    Global Quality of Life (QOL), Health and Ability Are Primarily Determined by Our Consciousness. Research Findings from Denmark 1991–2004

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    Pages 123-144

    Participatory Partnerships: Engaging and Empowering to Enhance Environmental Management and Quality of Life?

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    Pages 145-181

    Marketing and Quality of Life: A Model for Improving Perinatal Health Status

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    Pages 183-229

    Quality of Life in Hong Kong: Past Accomplishments and Future Prospects

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    Pages 231-258

    The Pre- and Post-1997 Well-Being of Hong Kong Residents

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    Pages 259-289

    Quality of Life in Hong Kong: The CUHK Hong Kong Quality of Life Index

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    Pages 291-334

    Quality of Life in Older Adults: Benefits from Caring Services in Hong Kong

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    Pages 335-361

    An Exploratory Study on the Quality of Life of Older Chinese People Living Alone in Hong Kong

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    Pages 363-383

    Economic Stress, Emotional Quality of Life, and Problem Behavior in Chinese Adolescents with and without Economic Disadvantage

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    Pages 385-409

    A Longitudinal Study of Chinese Cultural Beliefs about Adversity, Psychological Well-Being, Delinquency and Substance Abuse in Chinese Adolescents with Economic Disadvantage

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    Pages 411-440

    The Quality of Life of Hong Kong's Poor Households in the 1990s: Levels of Expenditure, Income Security and Poverty

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    Pages 441-465

    Quality of Life Perceptions and Directions for Urban Regeneration in Hong Kong

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    Pages 467-489

    Subjective Residential Environment and Its Implications for Quality of Life Among University Students in Hong Kong

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    Pages 491-516

    Do Demographic Characteristics Make a Difference to Burnout Among Hong Kong Secondary School Teachers?

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    Pages 517-539

    Relations between Social Problem Solving and Indicators of Interpersonal and Family Well-Being Among Chinese Adolescents in Hong Kong