New York: Oxford University Press (2017)

Anna Alexandrova
Cambridge University
Do the new sciences of well-being provide knowledge that respects the nature of well-being? This book 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.
Keywords Well-being  measurement  objectivity
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ISBN(s) 0199300518   9780199300518   0197598897
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