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Individual- and Neighbourhood-Level Indicators of Subjective Well-Being in a Small and Poor Eastern Cape Township: The Effect of Health, Social Capital, Marital Status, and Income

  • J. Cramm

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  • V. Møller

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  • A. Nieboer

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    Volume (Year): 105 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 3 (February)
    Pages: 581-593

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