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Assessing the Use of the Family Affluence Scale as Socioeconomic Indicators for Researching Health Inequalities in Taiwan Adolescents

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  • Yu-Chen Lin, 2011. "Assessing the Use of the Family Affluence Scale as Socioeconomic Indicators for Researching Health Inequalities in Taiwan Adolescents," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement, Springer, vol. 102(3), pages 463-475, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:soinre:v:102:y:2011:i:3:p:463-475
    DOI: 10.1007/s11205-010-9683-7
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