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The Resource Well-being for public policy, Ed Diener ... [and others]

Well-being for public policy, Ed Diener ... [and others]

Label
Well-being for public policy
Title
Well-being for public policy
Statement of responsibility
Ed Diener ... [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
320.6072/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN25
LC item number
.W448 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Diener, Ed
Series statement
Series in positive psychology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quality of life
  • Well-being
  • Economic indicators
  • Social indicators
  • Political planning
Label
Well-being for public policy, Ed Diener ... [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Section I: Measuring well-being for public policy -- Using well-being to inform public policy -- Defining well-being -- Section II: How well-being adds information -- Limitations of economic and social indicators -- Contributions of well-being measures -- The well-being measures are valid -- Issues regarding the use of well-being measures for policy -- The desirability of well-being as a guide for policy -- Section III: Examples of policy uses of well-being measures -- Health and well-being: policy examples -- The environment and well-being : policy examples -- Work, the economy, and well-being : policy examples -- The social context of well-being : policy examples -- Section IV: Implementing the measures -- Existing surveys -- Conclusions
Control code
244566759
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780195334074
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008035596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)244566759
Label
Well-being for public policy, Ed Diener ... [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-235) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Section I: Measuring well-being for public policy -- Using well-being to inform public policy -- Defining well-being -- Section II: How well-being adds information -- Limitations of economic and social indicators -- Contributions of well-being measures -- The well-being measures are valid -- Issues regarding the use of well-being measures for policy -- The desirability of well-being as a guide for policy -- Section III: Examples of policy uses of well-being measures -- Health and well-being: policy examples -- The environment and well-being : policy examples -- Work, the economy, and well-being : policy examples -- The social context of well-being : policy examples -- Section IV: Implementing the measures -- Existing surveys -- Conclusions
Control code
244566759
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780195334074
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008035596
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)244566759

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