Since initiating the journal Social Indicators Research in 1974, Alex C. Michalos has been a pioneer in social indicators and quality-of-life research. This collection of nineteen articles provides an overview of nearly 30 years of work, including papers drawn from diverse sources and papers never published before. The final paper, on multiple discrepancies theory (MDT), is the author's unique contribution to an empirically testable new foundation for theories of utility, satisfaction and happiness.Only three other scores found their way into the equation, SF-36 General Health ( Pratt = 6%), the life stress item (Pratt ... Sat. al 0.08 0.07 Living Partner Sat. a 0.15 0.13 Financial Security Sat. a 0.08 a Self-esteem Sat. a 0.24 0.19 Job Sat. aanbsp;...
|Title||:||Essays on the Quality of Life|
|Author||:||Alex C. Michalos|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2013-04-17|