Community Quality-of-Life Indicators: Best Cases IV

  • M. Joseph Sirgy
  • Rhonda Phillips
  • Don R. Rahtz

Part of the Community Quality-of Life Indicators book series (CQLI, volume 2)

About this book

Introduction

This book contains "best practices" of community quality-of-life indicator systems implemented in various communities throughout the world.

The cases in this volume describe communities that have launched their own community indicators programs. Elements that are included in the descriptions are the history of the community indicators work within the target region, the planning of community indicators, the actual indicators that were selected, the data collection process, the reporting of the results, and the use of the indicators to guide community development decisions and public policy.

Keywords

Community Dvelopment Community Indicator Projects Community Indicators Community Quality-Of-Life Community Well-Being innovation sustainability sustainable development

Editors and affiliations

  • M. Joseph Sirgy
    • 1
  • Rhonda Phillips
    • 2
  • Don R. Rahtz
    • 3
  1. 1.Dept. MarketingVirginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Pamlin College of BusinessBlacksburgUSA
  2. 2.Arizona State University School of CommunityResources & DevelopmentPhoenixUSA
  3. 3.College of William & Mary Mason School of BusinessWilliamsburgUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-90-481-2242-4
  • Copyright Information Springer Netherlands 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-2242-4
  • Online ISBN 978-90-481-2243-1
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