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September 23, 2014

Social Indicators Research, Vol. 119, Issue 1

Social Indicators Research. Volume 119 , Issue 1 is now available on SpringerLink.

In this issue:
Protesting for Improved Public Service Delivery in South Africa’s Sedibeng District
Oludele Akinloye Akinboade , Mandisa Putuma Mokwena & Emilie Chanceline Kinfack
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Feeling Close to Fellow Citizens in Hong Kong, Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand
Chau-kiu Cheung , Raymond Kwok-hong Chan & Wing-chung Ho
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The Spatial Context of Social Integration
Elif Kısar Koramaz
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Measuring Advances in Equality of Opportunity: The Changing Gender Gap in Educational Attainment in Canada in the Last Half Century
Gordon Anderson , Teng Wah Leo & Robert Muelhaupt
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Nowcasting Indicators of Poverty Risk in the European Union: A Microsimulation Approach
Jekaterina Navicke , Olga Rastrigina & Holly Sutherland
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A Concept Mapping Study on Social Inclusion in Hong Kong
Kara Chan , Sherrill Evans , Yu-Leung Ng , Marcus Yu-Lung Chiu & Peter J. Huxley
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Day-of-the-Week Effects in Subjective Well-Being: Does Selectivity Matter?
Semih Tumen & Tugba Zeydanli
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Family Functioning and Life Satisfaction and Happiness in South African Households
Ferdi Botha & Frikkie Booysen
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A Comparison of the Well-Being of Agricultural and Non Agricultural Households Using a Multicriterial Approach
Fabio Boncinelli & Leonardo Casini
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The Relationship Between Serious Leisure Characteristics and Subjective Well-Being of Older Adult Volunteers: The Moderating Effect of Spousal Support
Kuan-Yu Chen
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An Examination of Factors Affecting Economic Status and Finances Satisfaction of Families: A Comparison of Metropolitan and Rural Areas
Gülay Günay , Ayfer Aydıner Boylu & Özgün Bener
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The Subjective Well-Being of Immigrants: Pre- and Post-migration
Karin Amit & Ilan Riss
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Influence of Posttraumatic Growth on Mental Health and Well-being Across Respondents Severely Affected by War in Post-conflict Sri Lanka
Dinuk Jayasuriya
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The Association Between the Fear of Crime, and Mental and Physical Wellbeing in New Zealand
Amber L. Pearson & Gregory D. Breetzke
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Patterns of Residential Adjustment for Older Person: Who will Recover and How Do They Recover? A Study in Different Residential Environments in Hong Kong
Kevin H. C. Cheng , David R. Phillips , Oi-Ling Siu & Anthony G. O. Yeh
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Lay Conceptions of Well-Being Among Undergraduate Students from the United States and South Korea: Culture-Level Differences and Correlates
Ethan A. McMahan , Seungah Ryu & Incheol Choi
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Self-efficacy Mediates the Association Between Shyness and Subjective Well-Being: The Case of Chinese College Students
Junni Wang , Jingjing Zhao & Yonghui Wang
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The Longitudinal Relationships Between Basic Psychological Needs Satisfaction at School and School-Related Subjective Well-Being in Adolescents
Lili Tian , Huan Chen & E. Scott Huebner
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Work-to-Family Enrichment and Employees’ Well-Being: High Performance Work System and Job Characteristics
Vânia Sofia Carvalho & Maria José Chambel
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The (Non-) Effect of Unemployment Benefits: Variations in the Effect of Unemployment on Life-Satisfaction Between EU Countries
Jan Eichhorn
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Quality of Work Life and Turnover Intention: A Partial Least Square (PLS) Approach
Lilis Surienty , T. Ramayah , May-Chiun Lo & Azlin Natasha Tarmizi
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Measuring Precarious Employment: A Proposal for Two Indicators of Precarious Employment Based on Set-Theory and Tested with Dutch Labor Market-Data
Martin Olsthoorn
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Validation of the Satisfaction with Life Scale to Brazilians: Evidences of Measurement Noninvariance Across Brazil and US
Cristian Zanon , Marucia P. Bardagi , Kristin Layous & Claudio S. Hutz
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Assessing Adjustment to Aging: A Validation Study for the Adjustment to Aging Scale (AtAS)
Sofia von Humboldt , Isabel Leal , Filipa Pimenta & João Maroco
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The Subjective Happiness Scale: Translation and Preliminary Psychometric Evaluation of a Spanish Version
Natalio Extremera & Pablo Fernández-Berrocal
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Throwing the Baby Out with the Bathwater: Evaluation of Domain Importance Weighting in Quality of Life Measurements
Chang-ming Hsieh
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