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By Melania Calestani

This volume is a distinct contribution to the exploration of a brand new viewpoint within the research of health and wellbeing, which attempts to beat the quantification bias by way of growing an account of ‘the reliable existence’ in a selected position. instead of numbers, this examine specializes in neighborhood narratives, emphasising the pressing have to comprise a much wider variety of methodological methods whilst attractive with healthiness.  

The volume demonstrates throughout the Bolivian case examine the worth of qualitative learn for healthiness stories. It indicates the aptitude to combine major quantitative information with qualitative results, equivalent to these rising via ethnography. it truly is aimed toward lecturers, researchers and scholars in well-being/quality of lifestyles stories, in addition to audiences within the non-profit, governmental and coverage within the non-profit, governmental and coverage sectors. The ebook presents new views achieve larger symptoms of wellbeing and fitness and quality-of-life.                                       

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