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The Quality of life : comparative studies / editor's Alexander Szalai and Frank M. Andrews.

; Andrews, Frank M ; International Sociological Association ; World Congress of Sociology (9th : 1978 : Uppsala, Sweden)
London ; Beverly Hills, Calif. : Sage Publications, [1980] .
ISBN 0803998244, 0803998252, 9780803998254, 9780803998247

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Other Authors Andrews, Frank M.
Szalai, Sándor, 1912-1983.
International Sociological Association.
World Congress of Sociology (9th : 1978 : Uppsala, Sweden)
Subjects Kwaliteit van het bestaan.
Qualité de la vie -- Congrès.
Qualité de la vie.
Quality of life -- Congresses.
Quality of life.
Sociale indicatoren.
Series Sage studies in international sociology ; 20.
Description 289 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes Based on a symposium held as part of the Ninth World Congress of Sociology, under the auspices of the International Sociological Association, in Uppsala, Aug. 1978.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Prologue: The meaning of comparative research on the quality of life / Alexander Szalai -- I. Empirical and methodological results -- Anglophone and Francophone differences in perception of the quality of life in Canada / Bernard Blishen and Tom Atkinson -- Structural variables in cross-cultural research on the quality of life / Elemér Hankiss -- The quality of working life, gender, and occupational status : a cross-national comparison / R. Alan Hedley, Robert Dubin, Thomas C. Taveggia -- Personal development and national development : a cross-national perspective / Alex Inkeles and Larry Diamond -- Structural constancies in surveys of perceived well-being / Aubrey McKennell, Tom Atkinson, Frank M. Andrews -- The structure of life satisfaction : a comparative analysis across social groups / Michael J. Minor, Norman M. Bradburn, Nora C. Schaeffer -- Experience with quality of life comparisons / Lore Scheer -- II. Conceptual and methodological proposals -- Way of life and related concepts as parts of a system of social indicators / Igor V. Bestuzhev-Lada -- An integral indicator of the quality of work and quality of life / Chavdar Kiuranov -- On the appraisal of quality of life / Ramkrishna Mukherjee -- Ways of life and social change : methodology of a recurrent investigation / Rudolf Rezsohazy -- Organic solidarity and life quality indicators / Philip J. Stone -- III. Development of large integrated systems for life quality assessment -- UNESCO's policy-relevant quality of life research program / Erwin S. Solomon [and others] -- The specification and measurement of the quality of life in OECD countries / Henri Verwayen -- The SPES social indicators system in comparative perspective / Wolfgang Zapf -- Epilogue : Comparative studies of life quality : comments on the current state of the art and some issues for future research / Frank M. Andrews.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6813600
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