Book 1976

Social Indicators of Well-Being

Americans’ Perceptions of Life Quality

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ISBN: 978-1-4684-2255-9 (Print) 978-1-4684-2253-5 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Introduction

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      Chapter

      Pages 1-24

      Introduction

  3. Developing Indicators of Perceived Well-Being

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 25-25

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      Chapter

      Pages 27-61

      Identifying and Mapping Concerns

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      Chapter

      Pages 63-106

      Measuring Global Well-Being

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      Chapter

      Pages 107-149

      Predicting Global Well-Being: I

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      Chapter

      Pages 151-173

      Predicting Global Well-Being: II

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      Chapter

      Pages 175-217

      Evaluating the Measures of Well-Being

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      Chapter

      Pages 219-245

      Exploring the Dynamics of Evaluation

  4. Well-Being in the United States: Americans’ Perceptions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 247-247

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      Chapter

      Pages 249-281

      Americans’ Well-Being: Specific Life Concerns

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      Chapter

      Pages 283-307

      Americans’ Well-Being: Differences Among Population Groups

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      Chapter

      Pages 309-335

      Americans’ Well-Being: Life-as-a-Whole

  5. Future Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 337-337

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      Chapter

      Pages 339-357

      Applications

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 359-455