A Life Devoted to Quality of Life

Festschrift in Honor of Alex C. Michalos

  • Filomena Maggino

Part of the Social Indicators Research Series book series (SINS, volume 60)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Quality of Life in Different Segments of Population

  3. Theoretical Issues

  4. Monitoring Through Indicators

  5. Territories and Quality of Life

  6. Training Quality of Life

About this book


This Festschrift is published in honor of Alex C. Michalos, a great scholar and inspiration to many upcoming and famous academics and practitioners. The Festschrift celebrates his lifelong, outstanding scientific and cultural contribution to Quality of Life Research. It contains contributions written by the most prestigious and renowned scholars in the field of social indicators research and quality of life studies. Taken together, the contributions from scholars around the world reflect Michalos’ stance that even though there may be differences in individual scientific positions, the language in the field of quality of life has no limits and boundaries.


A Life for quality of life Alex C. Michalos Festschrift in honor of Alex Michalos Quality of life research Social Indicators Research

Editors and affiliations

  • Filomena Maggino
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Statistica, Informatica, Applicazioni "G. Parenti" (DiSIA)Università degli Studi di FirenzeFirenzeItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences Social Sciences (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-20567-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-20568-7
  • Series Print ISSN 1387-6570
  • Series Online ISSN 2215-0099
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