Human well-being : concept and measurement / edited by Mark McGillivray

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Subjects: Social indicators
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan ; [Helsinki, Finland] : In association with the United Nations University-World Institute for Development Economics Research, 2007
Series: Studies in development economics and policy
LC Classification: H, HN
Physical Description: xiv, 308 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: McGillivray, Mark
World Institute for Development Economics Research
Notes: LCCN: 2006047642
ISBN: 0230004989 (cloth)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Human well-being : issues, concepts and measures / Mark McGillivray -- Human well-being : concepts and conceptualizations / Des Gasper -- Income-based measures of average well-being / Steve Dowrick -- Social and political indicators of human will-being / Susan Harkness -- Composite indexes of human well-being : past, present and future / Mark McGillivray and Farhad Noorbakhsh -- Indicators of inequality and poverty / S. Subramanian -- Gender-related indicators of well-being / Stephan Klasen -- Sustainability and well-being indicators / Eric Neumayer -- Subjective measures of well-being / Ruut Veenhoven -- Participatory approaches and the measurement of human well-being / Sarah White and Jethro Pettit
OCLC Number: 70176945
ISBN/ISSN: 0230004989