Psychology of Well-Being is devoted to understanding the biopsychosocial and behavioural factors leading to enhanced well-being, optimal emotional processing and the prevention of psychological dysfunction.
All articles are peer-reviewed and fully open access. You can download and save these articles to your computer, iPad or mobile device:
Applied Research in Quality of Life (ARQOL) presents conceptual, methodological and empirical papers dealing with quality-of-life studies in the applied areas of the natural and social sciences. It aims to publish papers that have direct implications for, or impact on practical applications of research on the quality of life. The articles are crafted from interdisciplinary, inter-professional and international perspectives. ARQOL guides decision making in a variety of professions, industries, nonprofit, and government sectors, including healthcare, travel and tourism, marketing, corporate management, community planning, social work, public administration, and human resource management. It helps decision makers apply performance measures and outcome assessment techniques based on such concepts as well-being, human satisfaction, human development, happiness, wellness and quality-of-life.
Impact Factor: 0.744
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HKUL users can continue to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b4146854
Founded in 1974, Social Indicators Research has become a leading journal for the publication of research results dealing with measurement of the quality of life. These studies – empirical, philosophical and methodological – encompass the whole spectrum of society, including the individual, public and private organizations, and municipal, country, regional, national and international systems. Topics covered include health, population, shelter, transportation, the natural environment, social customs and morality, mental health, law enforcement, politics, education, religion, the media and the arts, science and technology, economics, poverty, and welfare.
Impact Factor: 1.000
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The following new books and journals are published by Springer.
1. Book Highlights in Sociology
The following e-books are currently accessible via HKU campus network. If you are trying to access them from home, please connect your home PC to HKU campus network via HKUVPN.
2. Theoretical Principles of Sociology
3. Free access to Race and Social Problems
This journal will offer FREE ONLINE ACCESS to all FULL TEXT articles during 2009 and 2010. HKUL users are also able to access the journal via http://library.hku.hk/record=b4288839
4. Journal Highlights
Special Issue: On Advice For A Happy Life (Open access)
Special Issue: Muslims and Media: Perceptions, Participation, and Change