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Understanding human well-being

Mark McGillivray

Understanding human well-being

by Mark McGillivray

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Published by United Nations University Press in Tokyo, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social indicators,
  • Well-being,
  • Quality of life,
  • Poverty,
  • Equality

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Mark McGillivray and Matthew Clarke
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN25 .U53 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 386 p. :
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24901083M
    ISBN 109280811304
    LC Control Number2006028858

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