2012

Handbook of Social Indicators and Quality of Life Research

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ISBN: 978-94-007-2420-4 (Print) 978-94-007-2421-1 (Online)

Table of contents (26 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-22

    Prologue: The Development and Evolution of Research on Social Indicators and Quality of Life (QOL)

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    Pages 23-61

    The Good Life: Eighth Century to Third Century BCE

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    Pages 63-77

    Happiness: Also Known as “Life Satisfaction” and “Subjective Well-Being”

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    Pages 79-98

    Subjective Wellbeing Homeostasis

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    Pages 99-112

    Positive Psychology and the Quality of Life

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    Pages 113-136

    Modern Economic Growth and Quality of Life: Cross-Sectional and Time Series Evidence

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    Pages 137-157

    National Accounts of Well-Being

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    Pages 159-179

    Time Use as a Social Indicator

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    Pages 181-200

    Issues in Composite Index Construction: The Measurement of Overall Quality of Life

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    Pages 201-238

    Measuring the Quality of Life and the Construction of Social Indicators

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    Pages 239-263

    Quality of Life Well-Being in General Medicine, Mental Health and Coaching

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    Pages 265-296

    Education and Quality of Life

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    Pages 297-311

    Review of Research Related to Quality of Work Life (QWL) Programs

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    Pages 313-329

    Spirituality, Religiosity, and Subjective Quality of Life

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    Pages 331-354

    Consumer Well-Being (CWB): Various Conceptualizations and Measures

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    Pages 355-372

    Perceived Quality of Life of Children and Youth

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    Pages 373-380

    The Quality of Life of Adults

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    Pages 381-398

    Cross-National Comparisons of Quality of Life in Developed Nations, Including the Impact of Globalization

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    Pages 399-432

    Quality of Life in Developing Countries

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    Pages 433-457

    Economies in Transition: Revisiting Challenges to Quality of Life

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