Perspectives on Community Well-Being

  • Youngwha Kee
  • Seung Jong Lee
  • Rhonda Phillips

Part of the Community Quality-of-Life and Well-Being book series (CQLWB)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Kai Ludwigs, Lena Henning, Lidia R. Arends
    Pages 1-34
  3. E. Ümran Topcu, Sebnem Cana Kacar
    Pages 47-61
  4. YeonKyeong Lee, Seung Jong Lee
    Pages 63-81
  5. HeeKyung Sung
    Pages 185-202
  6. Erica Berejnoi, Rohana Ulluwishewa, Scott Cloutier, Leah Gibbons, Susana Puga, Anura Uthumange
    Pages 203-224

About this book


This volume brings together multiple diverse perspectives from around the globe on quality of life and community well-being from a place-based perspective. It provides both conceptual and applied explorations across disciplines, ideas and perspectives to foster more interest and research in community well-being. Topics include surveying at the community level, child friendly communities, collective impact, grieving, and happiness. Those working in the areas of public policy, community development, community and social psychology, as well as planning and development will find this volume particularly useful for the array of perspectives, research, and analytical approaches presented. 


Measuring Happiness Community Well-Being Perpectives on Quality of Life Creating Child Friendly Environments Community Well-Being Using System Dynamics Social Support Systems for Bereaved Students Indicators of Community and Subjective Wellbeing Well-Being of Residents in Xiamen Measurement of Community Wellbeing in a Muslim Community Community Wellbeing Data Collection Methodology Hangzhou Citizens’ Subjective Wellbeing

Editors and affiliations

  • Youngwha Kee
    • 1
  • Seung Jong Lee
    • 2
  • Rhonda Phillips
    • 3
  1. 1.Soongsil UniversitySeoulKorea (Republic of)
  2. 2.Seoul National UniversitySeoulKorea (Republic of)
  3. 3.Honors CollegePurdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-15114-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-15115-7
  • Series Print ISSN 2520-1093
  • Series Online ISSN 2520-1107
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