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The Perceived Role of ICTs in Quality of Life in Three Chinese Cities


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  • Paul Lee


  • Louis Leung
  • Venhwei Lo
  • Chengyu Xiong
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Indicators Research.

    Volume (Year): 88 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 3 (September)
    Pages: 457-476

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:88:y:2008:i:3:p:457-476

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    Keywords: QoL in Chinese societies; ICTs role in QoL; Quality of life; ICT-QoL needs; Internet and QoL;


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    1. Louis Leung, 2010. "Effects of Internet Connectedness and Information Literacy on Quality of Life," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 98(2), pages 273-290, September.


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