Advances in Quality-of-Life Theory and Research

Advances in Quality-of-Life Theory and Research is relevant to quality-of-life researchers working in the areas of Social Medicine, Sustainable Development, Social Indicators Research and Health Psychology/Behavioral Medicine. This volume contains 14 chapters that represent a culmination of programm...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Sirgy, M. Joseph (Editor), Rahtz, Don (Editor), Samli, A. Coskun (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Dordrecht Springer Netherlands 2003, 2003
Edition:1st ed. 2003
Series:Social Indicators Research Series
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1 A Model for Food Service Delivery and Quality of Life in Long-Term Care Facilities
  • 2 Happiness of Women and Men in Later Life: Nature, Determinants, and Prospects
  • 3 Consumer Income and Beliefs Affecting Happiness
  • 4 Emotional Well-being among Older persons: A Comparative Analysis of the 70+ Population in Japan and the United States
  • 5 Quality of Life and Positive Youth Development in Grahamstown East, South Africa
  • 6 Socioeconomic Development and Quality of Life in Italy
  • 7 Poverty and Inequality of Standard of Living and Quality of Life in Great Britain
  • 8 Abuse and Neglect of Disabled and Non-disabled Children
  • 9 Climate as a Component of Objective Quality of Life in Countries of the World
  • 10 Toward the Development of a Measure of Retail Quality of Life for Color-Deficient Consumers
  • 11 Quality of Life Assessment in Child and Adolescent Health Care: The Multidimensional Students’ Life Satisfaction Scale (MSLSS)
  • 12 Predictive Validity and Sensitivity to Change in Quality of Life Assessment and Life Satisfaction
  • 13 Measuring Quality of Life of Apparel Workers in Mumbia, India
  • 14 Different Scales for Different Survey Methods: Validation in Measuring the Quality of University Life