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Network Size, Social Support and Happiness in Later Life: A Comparative Study of Beijing and Hong Kong

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  • Y. Chan

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  • Y. Chan & Rance Lee, 2006. "Network Size, Social Support and Happiness in Later Life: A Comparative Study of Beijing and Hong Kong," Journal of Happiness Studies, Springer, vol. 7(1), pages 87-112, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:jhappi:v:7:y:2006:i:1:p:87-112
    DOI: 10.1007/s10902-005-1915-1
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