A Quarterly Review of Social Reports and Research on Social Indicators, Social Trends, and the Quality-of-Life.
News included of Working Group 6 on Social Indicators and Social Reporting of the International Sociological Association.
This issue begins with the second of our continuing series of reviews of Web-Based social reports – a review of the United Nations Development Programme’s Human Development Index (HDI). The second item in this issue is an announcement of the change in the date and location of the 2012 Conference of the International Society for Quality of Life Studies from ISQOLS President Heinz-Herbert Noll. Other announcements include Wolfgang Glatzer’s Global Handbook of Well-Being project and a tribute to the 75th birthday of Wolfgang Zapf, one of the pioneers of the social indicators movement and a developer of the System of Social Indicators for Germany
Reviews of Web-Based Social Reports, Review 2: The United Nations Development Programme’s Human Development Index (HDI) ~ Kenneth C. Land
A review of the United Nations Development Programme’s Human Development Index (HDI).
CONFERENCES IN 2012
The 11th ISQOLS Conference "Discovering New Frontiers in Quality of Life Research" Venice, Italy, November 1 to 4, 2012 ~ Heinz-Herbert Noll
Message from ISQOLS President Heinz-Herbert Noll
New Doctoral Course and Research in Quality of Life in Argentina ~ Graciella Tonon
Measuring the World’s Well-Being—A Global Handbook of Well-being and Quality of Life
In Recognition of Wolfgang Zapf’s 75th Birthday
Call For Papers Applied Research in Quality of Life, The Official Journal of the International Society for Quality-of-Life Studies
THE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY FOR QUALITY-OF-LIFE STUDIES: Headquarters and WWW Homepage
SINET World Wide Web Homepage
List of Links related to this issue.