Sociological Perspectives on the Quality of Life Correlated with the State of Health

Authors

  • Carmen Gemene Faculty of Law and Administrative Sciences, Stefan cel Mare University from Suceava, Romania
  • Elena Unguru PhD candidate, University of Oradea (ROMANIA); LUMEN Research Center in social & Humanistic Sciences, Iasi (ROMANIA).
  • Antonio Sandu Doctoral School of Sociology, University of Oradea, Romania, LUMEN Research Center in Social and Humanistic Sciences, Romania & Stefan cel Mare University from Suceava, Romania

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18662/po/37

Keywords:

Quality of life, well-being, determinants of health, indicators.

Abstract

The structural transformation of the society is based on changing the quality of life of the population. Scientific and technological development has led to the emergence of a number of elements of post-industrial civilization. The term quality of life refers to the subjective perception of living conditions, being an integration of the perception of the facilities that social progress brings to individuals within society. The article aims to make a synthesis of specialized sociological literature - mainly Romanian - referring to the quality of life correlated with the health status of the population.

Author Biographies

Carmen Gemene, Faculty of Law and Administrative Sciences, Stefan cel Mare University from Suceava, Romania

Faculty of Law and Administrative Sciences, Stefan cel Mare University from Suceava, Romania

Antonio Sandu, Doctoral School of Sociology, University of Oradea, Romania, LUMEN Research Center in Social and Humanistic Sciences, Romania & Stefan cel Mare University from Suceava, Romania

Doctoral School of Sociology, University of Oradea, Romania, LUMEN Research Center in Social and Humanistic Sciences, Romania & Stefan cel Mare University from Suceava, Romania

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2018-10-02

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Gemene, C., Unguru, E., & Sandu, A. (2018). Sociological Perspectives on the Quality of Life Correlated with the State of Health. Postmodern Openings, 9(3), 76-98. https://doi.org/10.18662/po/37

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