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作者 Alexandrova, Anna, 1977- author
書名 A philosophy for the science of well-being / Anna Alexandrova
出版項 New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2017]
國際標準書號 9780199300518 (hardback)
0199300518 (hardback)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  158 AL279 2017    在架上  -  30500101553322
說明 xlv, 196 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-190) and index
Do the new sciences of well-being provide knowledge that respects the nature of well-being? This text written from the perspective of philosophy of science articulates how this field can speak to well-being proper and can do so in a way that respects the demands of objectivity and measurement
pt. I Tools for philosophy -- 1. Is There a single concept of well-being? -- 2. Is there a single theory of well-being? -- 3. How to build a theory: the case of child well-being -- pt. II Tools for science -- 4. Can the science of well-being be objective? -- 5. Is well-being measurable? -- 6. Psychometrics as theory avoidance
主題 Well-being
Happiness
Quality of life
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