The Paradigm of Quality of Life
Paradigma calităţii vieţii
This volume is dedicated to the paradigm of quality of life and represents an effort of integrating the available information about the quality of life, which is fastly evolving in theoretical, methodological and empirical terms. This approach aims to detail the fundamental coordinates of the paradigm: stage of development, components and methods of measurement, and also Romanian contributions to the establishment of this area of research. The volume is based on the wide national and international experience of the research authors. This paper answers the question "How is the scientific study of quality of life accomplished?"