Social Indicators Research

, Volume 141, Issue 2, pp 919–929 | Cite as

Letter to the editor: Are indicators telling us the real story about progress?

Closing the Gap Between the Science and Politics of Progress: Science’s Greatest Challenge
  • Richard EckersleyEmail author


Global politics is based on an outmoded and increasingly destructive model of human progress and development. Can science change a dire situation?


Development Modernisation Politics Progress Quality of life Sustainability 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.BundanoonAustralia

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