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Parallels Between Objective Indicators and Subjective Perceptions of Quality of Life: A Study of Metropolitan and County Areas in Taiwan

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  • Pei-shan Liao

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Social Indicators Research.

    Volume (Year): 91 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 1 (March)
    Pages: 99-114

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:91:y:2009:i:1:p:99-114

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    Keywords: Quality of life; Objective indicators; Subjective indicators;

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    1. Po-Keung Ip, 2013. "Misrepresenting Chinese Folk Happiness: A Critique of a Study," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 110(2), pages 695-702, January.
    2. Po Ip, 2011. "Concepts of Chinese folk happiness," Social Indicators Research, Springer, vol. 104(3), pages 459-474, December.

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