Individual, Community and Social Perspectives

  • John Haworth
  • Graham Hart

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Introduction

    1. John Haworth, Graham Hart
      Pages 1-22
  3. Part 1

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 23-23
    2. Judith Sixsmith, Margaret Boneham
      Pages 75-92
    3. Carolyn Kagan, Amanda Kilroy
      Pages 93-109
    4. David Haley, Peter Senior
      Pages 110-126
  4. Part 2

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 147-147
    2. Dimitris Ballas, Danny Dorling, Mary Shaw
      Pages 163-186
    3. Stephani Hatch, Felicia A. Huppert, Rosemary Abbott, Tim Croudace, George Ploubidis, Michael Wadsworth et al.
      Pages 187-205
    4. Suzan Lewis, Christina Purcell
      Pages 225-240
    5. Ray Pahl
      Pages 256-270
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 271-276

About this book


This interdisciplinary book indicates the need to address well-being from individual, community and social perspectives in an integrated manner. The book complements the harm-based focus of much social scientific research into health. Chapters by a wide range of academics present a new dynamic view of well-being for the Twenty-First Century.


community empowerment health interdependence organization organizations politics psychology social capital Suggestion trust well-being

Editors and affiliations

  • John Haworth
    • 1
  • Graham Hart
    • 2
  1. 1.Manchester Metropolitan UniversityUK
  2. 2.University College LondonUK

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