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Social indicators, 1976.

United States. Office of Federal Statistical Policy and Standards.

Social indicators, 1976.

Selected data on social conditions and trends in the United States

by United States. Office of Federal Statistical Policy and Standards.

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  • Social indicators -- United States.

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    StatementU.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Federal Statistical Policy and Standards, Bureau of the Census.
    ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of the Census., United States. Office of Management and Budget. Statistical Policy Division.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationlxxxiii, 564 p. :
    Number of Pages564
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16684487M

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Its purpose is to investigate how these perceptions are organized in the minds of different groups of American adults, to find valid and efficient ways of measuring these percep­ tions, to suggest ways these measurement methods could be implemented to yield a series of social indicators, and to provide some initial readings Brand: Springer US.

Trevor R. Parmenter, in International Review of Research in Mental Retardation, A Social Indicators. Objective measures of social indicators have been supported on the basis that they provide a scientific and systematic approach to the study of quality of life.

Such measures, Lippman () has suggested, provide a set of indicators that can be applied to community. World handbook of political and social indicators II.

Ann Arbor, Inter-University Consortium for Political Research, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Charles Lewis Taylor; Michael C Hudson.

Get this from a library. A review of work on subjective social indicators to [Mark Abrams]. Plenum Press, - Social Science - pages. 0 Reviews. Social indicators of well-being: Americans' perceptions of life quality All Book Search results » About the author () Andrews was a Research Scientist at the Institute for Social Research.

Bibliographic information. Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. The Cambridge Handbook of Sociology.

Social Indicators of Well-being: Americans’ Perceptions of Life Quality. New York, NY: Social Indicators and Quality of Life Research: Background.

Social indicators of well-being: Americans' perceptions of life quality. Frank M. Andrews, Stephen Bassett Withey. Plenum Press, - Social Science - pages.

0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in. Since its foundation inSocial Indicators Research has become the leading journal on problems related to the measurement of all aspects of the quality of life.

The journal continues to publish results of research on all aspects of the quality of life and includes studies that reflect developments in the field. SOCIAL INDICATORS AND QUALITY OF LIFE RESEARCH: BACKGROUND, ACHIEVEMENTS AND CURRENT TRENDS* Heinz-Herbert Noll At the beginning of the 21st century, social indicators and quality of life research are well established fields of social science in many countries around the Size: KB.

Dever, "Social indicators, A critique," Social Indicators Research: An International and Interdisciplinary Journal for Quality-of-Life Measurement. The United Nations Statistics Division is committed to the advancement of the global statistical system. We compile and disseminate global statistical information, develop standards and norms for statistical activities, and support countries' efforts to.

In recent years at least 29 nations have issued or have in preparation statistical compilations which in some sense are social indicators reports (U.N.

Secretariat, ). Social Indicators, (U.S. Department of Commerce, ) and its predecessor volume, Social Indicators, (U.S. Office of Management and Budget, ) are the American Cited by:   Thinkers have discussed the “good life” and the desirable society for millennia.

In the last decades, scientists offered several alternative approaches to defining and measuring quality of life: social indicators such as health and levels of crime, subjective well-being measures (assessing people's evaluative reactions to their lives and societies), and economic by:   Much of the early research on subjective social indicators took place as part of those pioneering “Quality of Life Surveys”, which were carried out in some countries during the s: Among those surveys are the “American Quality of Life Survey” (Campbell et al.

), the “Quality of Life in Britain Survey” (Hall et al. Cited by: Frank M. Andrews and Stephen B. Withey’s book Social Indicators of Well-Being: Americans’ Perceptions of Life Quality () was another major contribution. Andrews and Withey placed their research firmly in the social indicator movement.

They wrote that “social indicators of the various conditions of human beings, and of the changes that characterize their lives, offer. Statistical Indicators: For the Economic and Social Sciences - Kindle edition by Horn, Robert V.

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Social indicators of well-being: America’s perception of life quality. New York: Plenum. The BOP and recent literature on U.S.-Mexico border QoL and social indicators are described and leveraged to propose a border-rooted bi-national, multi-community, and multi-indicator social.

School enrollment, primary and secondary (gross), gender parity index (GPI) Terrestrial and marine protected areas (% of total territorial area) Total greenhouse gas emissions (kt of CO2 equivalent) Urban population.

Urban population (% of total population) Economy & Growth. Household Consumption Data and Statistics.This book is concerned with the human conflict between needs and means, between material wants and lack of resources to satisfy them.

Looking at both individuals and some segments of society, the authors measure economic well-being and define its objective and psychological bases, its dimensions, and its relationship to economic incentives. In the introduction an. Blackham, A. J. (), ‘ The concept of need in social policy ’, Social Services Quarterly, 4, – Borland, J.

(), ‘Social need – the process of definition and measurement’ in Olsen, R. (ed.) Management in the Social Services – The Team Leader's Task, Department of Social Theory and Institutions, University Cited by: