Well-being and Quality of Life. Methodological Challenges for Cross-National Surveys

Wednesday, July 16, 2014: 3:30 PM-5:20 PM
Room: 416
RC33 Logic and Methodology in Sociology (host committee)

Language: English

Session Organizers:
Wolfgang ASCHAUER, University of Salzburg, Austria and Martin WEICHBOLD, University of Salzburg, Austria
Measuring Wellbeing Across Countries Can It be Done? (Oral Presentation)
Jeroen BOELHOUWER, Netherlands Inst Social Research, Netherlands

Successful Aging: Cross-National Analysis of Subjective Well-Being in the Late Life Period (Oral Presentation)
Julia ZELIKOVA, Higher School of Economics, Russia

Effects of Interview Mode on Self-Reported Well-Being (Oral Presentation)
Martin GUZI, Masaryk University, Czech Republic; Pablo DE PEDRAZA, University of Salamanca, Spain

Conceptual Foundations for Assessing the Meaning of Wellbeing (Oral Presentation)
Joanne ABBEY, Australian Catholic University, Australia; Pat BAZELEY, University of New South Wales, Australia