Well-Being, Resilience and Quality of Life from Children's Perspectives
A Contextualized Approach
|Series title:||SpringerBriefs in Well-Being and Quality of Life Research Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $54.99|
| Book Description: |
This book explores the broad view on child well-being and the quality of life research. It starts with a discussion of the origin of the social indicator movement and a review of literature on the concepts of quality of life, (subjective) well-being and resilience. It then discusses the force of culture on child development, and shows how two prototypical environments favor either the independent or interdependent self-model. After an exploration of the shifts and changes in the...