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Handbook of research methods and applications in happiness and quality of life / edited by Luigino Bruni, Pier Luigi Porta.

Publication:
Cheltenham : Edward elgar, 2016.
Cheltenham, UK Edward Elgar Publishing, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 540 pages ; 25 cm.
Series:
Handbooks of research methods and applications.
Handbooks of research methods and applications
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Subjects:
Quality of life.
Happiness.
Well-being.
Contents:
Machine generated contents note: 1.Happiness and quality of life reconciled / Pier Luigi Porta
2.Happiness and social institutions / Amartya Sen
pt. I QUALITY OF LIFE
3.New frontiers: societal measures of subjective well-being for input to policy / Louis Tay
4.Linking happiness to health: comparisons between hedonic and eudaimonic well-being / Jennifer Morozink Boylan
5.Subjective indicators of well-being: conceptual background and applications in social sciences / Antonella Delle Fave
6.Quality of life and smart cities / Elena Granata
7.Quality of life and inequality / Peter Krause
8.The history of the idea of quality of life / Borja Lopez Noval
9.Genetic and environmental contributions to life satisfaction / Luca Crivelli
10.Indicators of happiness vs. quality of happiness: methodology and theory / Filomena Maggino
11.Leading a life of quality: conceptualizing quality of life / Mariano Rojas
Note continued: 12.Globalization and quality of life / Chad Miller
13.Quality of life studies and positive psychology / Luis M. Neto
pt. II HAPPINESS
14.Quality of life and happiness: concepts and measures / Ruut Veenhoven
15.Economics, well-being and happiness: history and protagonists / Luigino Bruni
16.Culture and fine arts: open-ended choices and the formation of interest / Marina Bianchi
17.Happiness and health / Mario Lucchini
18.Happiness, subjective and objective indicators / Giampaolo Nuvolati
19.Women and happiness / Sabrina Vieira Lima
20.Relational goods and happiness data / Alessandra Pelloni
21.Happiness and new media / Luca Stanca
22.Happiness, relational goods and hedonic methodology / Luca Stanca
23.The idea of happiness in Italy / Pier Luigi Porta.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Howard R. Jachman Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Bruni, Luigino, 1966- editor.
Porta, Pier Luigi, editor.
Howard R. Jachman Memorial Fund.
ISBN:
9781783471164
1783471166
OCLC:
950884171
Publisher Number:
99971628901