Residents Life Satisfaction in the Perspective of Social Empowerment

Thursday, July 17, 2014: 8:30 AM
Room: Harbor Lounge A
Oral Presentation
Yelin YAO , School of Sociology and Political Science, Shanghai University, Shanghai, China
Social quality is composed by socio-economic security, social cohesion, social inclusion and empowerment/autonomy.In various degrees, these four components affect life satisfaction of residents in China.This article carries out an investigation of the data obtained from six cities in China, it analyzes the degree of empowerment and the impact on life satisfaction.Largely, social anomie reduces people's life satisfaction.