Community Quality-of-Life Indicators

Community Quality-of-Life Indicators: Best Cases VI

Editors: Sirgy, Joseph, Phillips, Rhonda, Rahtz, Don (Eds.)

  • Contains cases that reflect best practices in community indicator projects, in the context of the overall book series  
  • Contains latest findings on community Quality of Life ​
  • Edited by a team of experts in the field  
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This book is the sixth in a series covering bet practices in community quality-of-life (QOL) indicators. The cases in this volume describe communities that have launched their own community indicators programs. Elements that are included in the descriptions are the history of the community indicators work within the target region, the planning of community indicators, the actual indicators that were selected, the data collection process, the reporting of the results, and the use of the indicators to guide community development decisions and public policy.   ​

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • The Influence of Quality-of-Life Research on Quality-of-Life: CLIQ Case Studies from KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

    Attwood, Heidi Elaine

    Pages 1-18

  • Regional Indicators of Well-Being: The Case of France

    Jany-Catrice, Florence (et al.)

    Pages 19-44

  • Understanding Glasgow: Developing a New Set of Health and Wellbeing Indicators for Use Within a City

    Whyte, Bruce (et al.)

    Pages 45-76

  • The Monitoring System on Quality of Life of the City of Porto

    Santos, Luis Delfim (et al.)

    Pages 77-98

  • State Level Applications: Developing a Policy Support and Public Awareness Indicator Project

    Phillips, Rhonda (et al.)

    Pages 99-117

Buy this book

eBook $119.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-94-007-6501-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $159.00
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  • ISBN 978-94-007-6500-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $159.00
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  • ISBN 978-94-017-8470-2
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Community Quality-of-Life Indicators: Best Cases VI
Editors
  • Joseph Sirgy
  • Rhonda Phillips
  • Don Rahtz
Series Title
Community Quality-of-Life Indicators
Series Volume
4
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-007-6501-6
DOI
10.1007/978-94-007-6501-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-94-007-6500-9
Softcover ISBN
978-94-017-8470-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXX, 264
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