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Applied Research in Quality of Life

2016 - 2017

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International Society for Quality-of-Life Studies
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Volume 12, issue 1, 2017

Predictors of Quality of Life among Ethnically Diverse Breast Cancer Survivors pp. 1-16 Downloads
Ellen G. Levine, Grace J. Yoo and Caryn Aviv
More Education, More Purpose in Life? A Comparison of Purpose Across Adults with Different Levels of Education pp. 17-34 Downloads
Rachel Sumner
Quality of Life Predicts Survival and Hospitalisation in a Heart Failure Portuguese Population pp. 35-48 Downloads
Sónia Ramos, Joana Prata, Francisco Rocha-Gonçalves, Paulo Bettencourt and Rui Coelho
The Virtual Reality Leisure Activities Experience on Elderly People pp. 49-65 Downloads
Mei-Yuan Jeng, Fan-Yun Pai and Tsu-Ming Yeh
Altruism and Existential Well-Being pp. 67-88 Downloads
Juan Xi, Matthew Lee, William LeSuer, Peter Barr, Katherine Newton and Margaret Poloma
Well-Being in Group-Based Exercise Classes: Do Psychological Need Fulfillment and Interpersonal Supports Matter? pp. 89-102 Downloads
Diane E. Mack, Katie E. Gunnell, Philip M. Wilson and Colin Wierts
Job Satisfaction of Wage and Self-Employed Workers. Do Job Preferences Make a Difference? pp. 103-123 Downloads
Begoña Cueto and Gabriel Pruneda
Does Drinking in Moderation Lead to Higher Life Satisfaction? pp. 125-135 Downloads
Masanori Kuroki
Leisure Activities and Life Satisfaction: an Analysis with German Panel Data pp. 137-151 Downloads
Claudia Schmiedeberg and Jette Schröder
Do Good Job Conditions Matter for Wages and Productivity? Theory and Evidence from Latin America pp. 153-172 Downloads
Juan Chaparro and Eduardo Lora
Telehealth and Sustainable Improvements to Quality of Life pp. 173-184 Downloads
Fuhmei Wang and Jung- Der Wang
Gender Differences in the Relationship Between Domain-Specific and General Life Satisfaction: A Study in Iran and Serbia pp. 185-204 Downloads
Veljko Jovanović, Mohsen Joshanloo, Dragan Đunda and Ali Bakhshi
Towards a Benefits Theory of Leisure Well-Being pp. 205-228 Downloads
M. Joseph Sirgy, Muzaffer Uysal and Stefan Kruger
Review of the Book Cultures of Wellbeing - Methods, Place, Policy by Sarah C. White (Ed.) with Chloe Blackmore, Palgrave Macmillan, 2016, New York, ISBN 978–1–137-53,644-0 pp. 229-230 Downloads
Walter N. Toscano
Aurelio Peccei: Industrialist, Humanist and Quality of Life Scholar (1908–1984) pp. 231-232 Downloads
Richard J. Estes
Donella H. “Dana” Meadows: a Designer of Systems for Advancing Quality of Life (1941–2001) pp. 233-235 Downloads
Richard J. Estes

Volume 11, issue 4, 2016

Precariousness and Quality of Life—a Qualitative Perspective on Quality of Life of Households in Precarious Prosperity in Switzerland and Spain pp. 1035-1058 Downloads
Monica Budowski, Sebastian Schief and Rebekka Sieber
Work-Life Balance: A Quality-of-Life Model pp. 1059-1082 Downloads
M. Joseph Sirgy and Dong-Jin Lee
An Oil Boom’s Effect on Quality of Life (QoL): Lessons from Western North Dakota pp. 1083-1115 Downloads
Felix N. Fernando and Dennis R. Cooley
Are Relational Goods Important for People with Disabilities? pp. 1117-1135 Downloads
Ricardo Pagan
Quality of Life and Recycling Behaviour in High-Rise Buildings: A Case in Hong Kong pp. 1137-1154 Downloads
Kin Wai Michael Siu and Jia Xin Xiao
Work–Family Enrichment Among Ghanaian Employees: the Mediating Role Between Social Support and Subjective Well-Being pp. 1155-1171 Downloads
Francis Annor
Types of Social Connectedness and Loneliness: the Joint Moderating Effects of Age and Gender pp. 1173-1187 Downloads
Chin-Siang Ang
Relationships Among Social Policy Factors, National Competitiveness, and Happiness pp. 1189-1205 Downloads
Young-Chool Choi and Ji-Hyun Jang
Lack of Detachment and Impaired Sleep Connect Perceived Unfairness with Health Complaints: a Population-Based Mediation Test pp. 1207-1225 Downloads
Achim Elfering, D. Pereira, S. Grebner and U Müller
Validation of the Personal Wellbeing Index for People with End Stage Kidney Disease pp. 1227-1240 Downloads
Melissa K. Weinberg, Paul N. Bennett and Robert A. Cummins
Emotional Intelligence, Life Satisfaction, and Psychological Well-Being in Graduates: the Mediating Effect of Perceived Stress pp. 1241-1252 Downloads
Itziar Urquijo, Natalio Extremera and Aurelio Villa
Protestant Spirituality and Well-Being of People in Hong Kong: The Mediating Role of Sense of Community pp. 1253-1267 Downloads
Eddie Chi Wai Ng and Adrian T. Fisher
The Longitudinal Relationship Between School Belonging and Subjective Well-Being in School Among Elementary School Students pp. 1269-1285 Downloads
Lili Tian, Li Zhang, E. Scott Huebner, Xiaoting Zheng and Wang Liu
Intergenerational Transmission of Wealth and Life Satisfaction pp. 1287-1308 Downloads
Kang-Rae Ma
Three Subtypes of Internalizing and Externalizing Behaviors in Chinese Adolescents: Results of a Latent Class Analysis pp. 1309-1320 Downloads
Yu Ling, E. Scott Huebner, Yu-shu He and Ming-tian Zhong
Patterns of Walking Among Employed, Urban Canadians: Variations by Commuting Mode, Time of Day, and Days of the Week pp. 1321-1340 Downloads
William Michelson and Ugo Lachapelle
Christmas and Subjective Well-Being: a Research Note pp. 1341-1356 Downloads
Michael Mutz
From Spontaneous to Planned Urban Development and Quality of Life: the Case of Ho Chi Minh City pp. 1357-1377 Downloads
Du The Huynh and Richard B. Peiser
Speech and Language Difficulties Along with Other Child and Family Factors Associated with Health Related Quality of Life of Australian Children pp. 1379-1397 Downloads
Rachel Feeney, Laura Desha, Asaduzzaman Khan, Jenny Ziviani and Jan M. Nicholson
Parents, Siblings, or Friends? Exploring Life Satisfaction among Early Adolescents pp. 1399-1423 Downloads
Deniz Yucel and Anastasia S. Vogt Yuan
Who are your Neighbors? Neighbor Relationships and Subjective Well-Being in Japan pp. 1425-1443 Downloads
Hiromi Taniguchi and Deborah A. Potter
Health-Related Quality of Life of Young Chinese Civil Servants Working in Local Government: Comparison of SF-12 and EQ5D pp. 1445-1464 Downloads
Peiyi Lu and Ying Liang
Review of the Book Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in Retrospect. Africa´s Development Beyond 2015 pp. 1465-1467 Downloads
Alejandro Migueltorena
Shlomit Levy: a Pioneer in the Structural Theory of Well-Being pp. 1469-1471 Downloads
Shlomit Levy

Volume 11, issue 3, 2016

Health Care Expenditure and Economic Growth in SAARC Countries (1995–2012): A Panel Causality Analysis pp. 639-661 Downloads
Habib Nawaz Khan, Muhammad Khan, Radzuan B. Razli, Afz’a Binti Sahfie, Gulap Shehzada, Katrina Lane Krebs and Nasrin Sarvghad
An Islamic Perspective on Coping with Life Stressors pp. 663-685 Downloads
Meguellati Achour, Benaouda Bensaid and Mohd Roslan Bin Mohd Nor
Self-Reported Health Status of Older Adults in Malaysia and Singapore: Evidence from the 2007 Global Ageing Survey pp. 687-705 Downloads
Hafiz T. A. Khan and Matt Flynn
Event and Quality of Life: A Case Study of Liverpool as the 2008 European Capital of Culture pp. 707-721 Downloads
Yi- De Liu
Predictors of Health-Related Quality of Life in Iranian Women of Reproductive Age pp. 723-737 Downloads
Mojgan Mirghafourvand, Sakineh Mohammad-Alizadeh Charandabi, Mohammad Asghari Jafarabadi, Nikta Tavananezhad and Mahsa Karkhane
Are Collective Efficacy, Disorder and Social Support Associated with One’s Quality of Life? Evidence from the Multilevel SWING Study in Belgium pp. 739-756 Downloads
Wim Hardyns, Veerle Vyncke, Arne Boeck, Lieven Pauwels and Sara Willems
Academic Characteristics of Early Adolescents with Higher Levels of Life Satisfaction pp. 757-771 Downloads
Michael D. Lyons and E. Scott Huebner
Student Misbehavior in Hong Kong: The Predictive Role of Positive Youth Development and School Satisfaction pp. 773-789 Downloads
Rachel C. F. Sun
A Study of Health Perception, Disability Acceptance, and Life Satisfaction Based on Types of Leisure Activity Among Koreans with a Physical Disability pp. 791-804 Downloads
Junhyoung Kim, May Kim, Eileen MaloneBeach and Areum Han
Examination of Life Satisfaction, Child Maltreatment Potential and Substance Use in Mothers Referred for Treatment by Child Protective Services for Child Neglect and Substance Abuse: Implications for Intervention Planning pp. 805-816 Downloads
Christopher P. Plant, Brad Donohue and Jason M. Holland
The Impact of Ethnicity, Language, and Anxiety on Quality of Life in Children with Cancer pp. 817-836 Downloads
Aditi Wahi, Michael Phelan, Sandra Sherman-Bien, Leonard S. Sender and Michelle A. Fortier
A Cross-Cultural Evaluation of the Personal Wellbeing Index – School Children in Samples of Australian and Portuguese Adolescents pp. 837-851 Downloads
Adrian J. Tomyn, Elli Tamir, Mark A. Stokes and Paulo C. Dias
Estimating the Mental Health Effects of Social Isolation pp. 853-869 Downloads
Nicholas Rohde, Conchita D’Ambrosio, Kam Ki Tang and D.S. Prasada Rao
Parent–Child Discrepant Effects on Positive Youth Outcomes at the Aggregate Family Functioning Context in Hong Kong pp. 871-890 Downloads
Jerf W. K. Yeung
Agreement of Children and Parents Scores on Chinese Version of Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory Version 4.0: Further Psychometric Development pp. 891-906 Downloads
Chung-Ping Cheng, Wei-Ming Luh, Ai-Lun Yang, Chia-Ting Su and Chung-Ying Lin
Effects of Family Context on Adolescents’ Psychological Problems: Moderated by Pubertal Timing, and Mediated by Self-Esteem and Interpersonal Relationships pp. 907-923 Downloads
Chung-Ying Lin and Meng-Che Tsai
Disability and Life Satisfaction in Italy pp. 925-954 Downloads
Tindara Addabbo, Elena Sarti and Dario Sciulli
A Comparison of Quality of Life Measures in Husbands of Women with Breast Cancer pp. 955-969 Downloads
Christina D. Wagner and Silvia M. Bigatti
Development of a Health Related Quality of Life Measure for Adolescents and Young Adults Following Invasive Meningococcal Disease pp. 971-982 Downloads
Mark Shevlin, Pietro G. Coen, Jennie Borg, Robert Booy, Russell M. Viner and Deborah Christie
The Impact of Family-Friendly Practices on Work–Family Balance in Spain pp. 983-1007 Downloads
Salomé Goñi-Legaz and Andrea Ollo-López
Mentoring and Peer-led Interventions to Improve Quality of Life Outcomes among Adolescents with Chronic Illnesses pp. 1009-1023 Downloads
Ashley L. Merianos, Keith A. King, Rebecca A. Vidourek and Laura A. Nabors
Ursula Holtgrewe, Vassil Kirov, Monique Ramioul (eds): Hard work in new Jobs: the quality of work and life in European growth sectors pp. 1025-1027 Downloads
Damian R. Molgaray
Review of the Book Child Street Life. An Inside View of Hazards and Expectations of Street Children in Peru (SpringerBriefs in Well-Being and Quality of Life Research) pp. 1029-1030 Downloads
María Juliana Laurito
Michael B. Frisch: A Career in Positive Psychology and Well-Being Assessment and Intervention pp. 1031-1033 Downloads
Michael B. Frisch

Volume 11, issue 2, 2016

Quality of Life from an Evolutionary Perspective pp. 331-342 Downloads
David Sloan Wilson
Family Policy Indicators and Well-Being in Europe from an Evolutionary Perspective pp. 343-367 Downloads
Almudena Moreno-Mínguez, Luis-Carlos Martínez-Fernández and Ángel Carrasco-Campos
Evolutionary Theory and Neighborhood Quality: A Multilevel Selection-inspired Approach to Studying Urban Property Conditions pp. 369-386 Downloads
Russell Weaver
Transformational Growth and Poverty: An Evolutionary Approach for Inter-Country and Inter-Temporal Comparisons of Poverty Incidence pp. 387-411 Downloads
Enrique Delamonica
Does Life Satisfaction Determine Subjective Health? pp. 413-428 Downloads
Nazim Habibov and Elvin Afandi
Do Pro-environmental Behaviors and Awareness Contribute to Improve Subjective Well-being? pp. 429-444 Downloads
Marta Suárez-Varela, Jorge Guardiola and Francisco González-Gómez
Associations of Quality of Life, Physical Activity and Mood States in Women with Breast Cancer Treated with Curative Intent pp. 445-459 Downloads
Alexandre Lopes Evangelista, Erika Maria Monteiro Santos, Maria do Socorro Maciel, Danilo Sales Bocalini, Roberta Luksevicius Rica, Evelyn Fabiana Costa and Aylton Figueira Junior
Contribution of Leisure-Time Physical Activity on Psychological Benefits Among Elderly Immigrants pp. 461-470 Downloads
Junhyoung Kim, Sanghee Chun, Jinmoo Heo, Sunwoo Lee and Areum Han
The Impact of the Diffusion of Information and Communication Technology on Health: A Cross-Country Study pp. 471-491 Downloads
Ming-Hsuan Lee, Ping-Yu Liu and Mon-Chi Lio
A New State-Level Index of Child Well-Being for Young Children in the U.S pp. 493-507 Downloads
William P. O’Hare
Coping, Social Interest, and Psychological Birth Order as Predictors of Resilience in Turkey pp. 509-524 Downloads
Bengü Ergüner-Tekinalp and Şerife Terzi
Extent of Child Social Exclusion in Pakhtun Culture: A Multidimensional Approach pp. 525-538 Downloads
Asad Ullah and Mussawar Shah
Income Expectations and Happiness: Evidence from British Panel Data pp. 539-552 Downloads
Tufan Ekici and Selda Koydemir
Municipalities and Regions as Good Places to Live: Index of Quality of Life in the Czech Republic pp. 553-570 Downloads
František Murgaš and Michal Klobučník
Quality of Life and Self-Determination: Youth with Chronic Health Conditions Make the Connection pp. 571-599 Downloads
Janette McDougall, Patricia Baldwin, Jan Evans, Megan Nichols, Nicole Etherington and Virginia Wright
Religiosity Reduces the Negative Influence of Injustice on Subjective Well-being: A Study in 121 Nations pp. 601-612 Downloads
Mohsen Joshanloo and Dan Weijers
The Perception of Persons with Anorexia Nervosa on Quality of Life: an Initial Investigation pp. 613-630 Downloads
Clara Ruysscher, Patty Annicq, Stijn Vandevelde and Claudia Claes
Review of the Book “A New Research Agenda for Improvements in Quality of Life”, edited by Filomena Maggino, Social Indicators Research Series N° 57, Springer. ISBN 978-3-319-15904-1 pp. 631-633 Downloads
Laura Zulaica
Mahar Mangahas: Pioneer in ‘Social Weather Reporting’ pp. 635-637 Downloads
Mahar Mangahas

Volume 11, issue 1, 2016

Quality of Jobs for Female Workers: A Comparative Study of South Korea and Australia pp. 1-22 Downloads
Hanna Jung and Joonmo Cho
Social Quality and Happiness—An Analysis of the Survey Data from Three Chinese Cities pp. 23-40 Downloads
Ka Lin
Impact of Education and Poverty on Terrorism in Turkey: An Empirical Investigation pp. 41-48 Downloads
Mete Feridun
Chinese Tourist Vacation Satisfaction and Subjective Well-being pp. 49-64 Downloads
Yi Chen, Xiaoxiao Fu and Xinran Y. Lehto
A Measure of Quality of Life in Elderly Tourists pp. 65-82 Downloads
Eunju Woo, Hyelin Kim and Muzaffer Uysal
Ethical Holiday Behavior, Wellbeing and Orientations to Happiness pp. 83-103 Downloads
Alexandra Ganglmair-Wooliscroft and Ben Wooliscroft
Residents’ Perceived Quality Of Life in a Cultural-Heritage Tourism Destination pp. 105-123 Downloads
Myunghee Mindy Jeon, Myunghwa (Michelle) Kang and Edward Desmarais
A Human Well-Being Perspective to the Measurement of Quality of Life: Findings From the City of Delhi pp. 125-145 Downloads
Preeti Kapuria
Assessing Community Quality of Life in the Context of Tourism Development pp. 147-162 Downloads
Chia-Pin Yu, Shu Tian Cole and Charles Chancellor
It’s up to you: The Influence of Sports Participation, Academic Performances and Demo-Behavioral Characteristics on University students’ Life Satisfaction pp. 163-179 Downloads
Dragan Lj. Bjelica and Uroš D. Jovanović
A Measure to Target Antipoverty Policies in the European Union Regions pp. 181-207 Downloads
Paola Annoni and Dorota Weziak-Bialowolska
Collective and Individual Self-Esteem Mediate the Effect of Self-Construals on Subjective Well-Being of Undergraduate Students in China pp. 209-219 Downloads
Xiaobo Yu, Ziheng Zhou, Guanhua Fan, Yangyang Yu and Jiaxi Peng
Impacts of Flooding on the Quality of Life in Rural Regions of Southern Slovakia pp. 221-237 Downloads
Andrea Jakubcová, Henrich Grežo, Anna Hrešková and František Petrovič
Views on Quality of Life Differ Between Alcohol Related Brain Damaged Individuals and Their Healthcare Professionals pp. 239-251 Downloads
Jean-Paul Steinmetz, Christiane Theisen-Flies and Carine Federspiel
Students’ Responses to Improve Environmental Sustainability Through Recycling: Quantitatively Improving Qualitative Model pp. 253-270 Downloads
Muhammad Shakil Ahmad, Aqeel Ahmed Bazmi, Abdul Waheed Bhutto, Kanwal Shahzadi and Nadia Bukhari
Strong Attachment to Heroes: How Does It Occur and Affect People’s Self-Efficacy and Ultimately Quality of Life? pp. 271-291 Downloads
Mina Jun, Chung K. Kim, Jeongsoo Han, Miyea Kim and Joshua Y. Kim
Does the Quality of Academic Life Matter for Students’ Performance, Loyalty and University Recommendation? pp. 293-316 Downloads
Eugénia Pedro, João Leitão and Helena Alves
Silvia Exenberger, Barbara Juen: A Review of Well-Being, Resilience and Quality of Life from Children’s Perspectives. A Contextualized Approach pp. 317-319 Downloads
Mònica González-Carrasco
A Review of “Positive Psychology in Latin America”: from Emblematic Paradoxes to Knowledge Enrichment pp. 321-324 Downloads
Helena Águeda Marujo and Luis Miguel Neto
Norman M. Bradburn: A Pioneer in Social Indicators and Quality of Life Research pp. 325-327 Downloads
Norman M. Bradburn
Erratum to: Reducing the Floor Effect in the SF-6D: A Feasibility Study pp. 329-329 Downloads
Lara N. Ferreira, Pedro Ferreira, Luis N. Pereira and Donna Rowen
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