Analyzing Wellbeing: A Framework for Development Practice


White, S. C., 2009. Analyzing Wellbeing: A Framework for Development Practice. Working Paper. Bath: University of Bath/Wellbeing in Developing Countries Research Group. (Wellbeing in Developing Countries (WeD) Working Papers; WeD Working Paper 09)

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    This paper is a peice of advoacy for the use of wellbeing analysis in social and development policy and practice, drawing on the work of the Wellbeing in Developing Countries Research Group (WeD) at the University of Bath, UK. The paper offers a simple definition of wellbing, and then explores the three basic dimensions that this comprises. It notes some potential hazards in taking wellbeing as focus, and concludes by considering what difference a focus on wellbeing could make to social and development practice.


    Item Type Reports/Papers (Working Paper)
    CreatorsWhite, S. C.
    Uncontrolled Keywordswellbeing,framework,international development
    DepartmentsFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences > Social & Policy Sciences
    Research CentresCentre for Development Studies
    ID Code13944
    Additional InformationID number: WeD Working Paper 09/44


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