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Social Indicators Research Series

Teaching Quality of Life in Different Domains

Editors: Tonon, Graciela (Ed.)

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  • The first book addressing the importance of teaching quality of life theory and methodology in social sciences programs
  • Integrates both objective as well as subjective dimensions of quality of life research
  • Shows that teaching is driven by social and personal goals concerning a good life
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This is the first volume addressing the importance of teaching quality of life theory and methodology in different domains: social sciences, philosophy, sociology, political science, marketing, education, urbanism, statistics, economics, online learning, public health, sports, and constraint contexts in terms of their relationship with the Capability Approach. The chapters are written by important authors from Europe, North America, Asia, Latin America, Africa and Oceania, and present the syllabus and references of courses, making this volume important and necessary to university professors, students as well as teachers in general.

About the authors

Graciela Tonon is Full Professor, Researcher and Director of the Master’s Program of Social Sciences and CICS-UP at the Universidad de Palermo, Argentina. She is the Director of UNICOM, the Faculty of Social Sciences of the Universidad Nacional de Lomas de Zamora.  Graciela is Vice-president of Publications at the International Society for Quality of Life Studies and is the Series Editor of the International Handbooks of Quality of Life (Springer). She is also Secretary of the Human Development and Capability Association, and director and reviewer of research projects and doctoral theses at various universities in several countries. She has authored and edited books, book chapters, and scientific articles in Spanish and English in her areas of interest, including quality of life, research methodology, community, children, youth, human development and social work.

Table of contents (15 chapters)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook 83,29 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-21551-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 103,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-21550-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Teaching Quality of Life in Different Domains
Editors
  • Graciela Tonon
Series Title
Social Indicators Research Series
Series Volume
79
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-21551-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-21551-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-21550-7
Series ISSN
1387-6570
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 300
Number of Illustrations
26 b/w illustrations
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