Toward an integrated science of wellbeing / edited by Elizabeth Rieger, Robert Costanza, Ida Kubiszewski, and Paul Dugdale.

"There has always been interest in understanding what constitutes the good life. Starting with early philosophical writings, sustainable wellbeing at multiple scales - from physical and psychological health, through to the societal and environmental - has been a fundamental goal. Much has been...

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Other Authors: Rieger, Elizabeth (Editor), Costanza, Robert (Editor), Kubiszewski, Ida (Editor), Dugdale, Paul (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2023]
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Summary:"There has always been interest in understanding what constitutes the good life. Starting with early philosophical writings, sustainable wellbeing at multiple scales - from physical and psychological health, through to the societal and environmental - has been a fundamental goal. Much has been written at each of these scales, from the perspectives of psychology, medicine, economics, social science, ecology, and political science. However, their interconnections have received far less attention, even though the identification of these interdependencies is critical to the comprehensive understanding and advancement of wellbeing"--
Physical Description:1 online resource (xxvi, 319 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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