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Measuring Well-Being Proceedings from a Symposium on Social Indicators Final Report by Canadian Council on Social Development.

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Published by Canadian Council on Social .
Written in English


  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science

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Number of Pages13
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Open LibraryOL8200828M
ISBN 100888104537
ISBN 109780888104533

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