Proceedings of the 6th Australian Conference on Quality of Life

Published by Deakin University
ISBN 1 74156 038 1

Held on the 25th November 2004 at the Toorak Campus of Deakin University

Proceedings Editors
Carrie Hayward
Elizabeth Findlay

These Conference Proceedings contain refereed research papers. Each full written version of a paper presented at the conference is a separate publication that has received two independent peer reviews. The ACQOL Conference Committee intends that the proceedings are published in such a way that they will be recognised as a DEST publication (DEST points: E1 full written-refereed proceedings.

The conference participants represented three countries (Australia, Hong Kong and Belgium) and three States Victoria, Queensland and New South Wales).

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Presenter Conference Paper
Jan Bernheim Bridging cultural relativity in QOL assessment by anamnestic comparative self assessment (ACSA) (ppt 871 KB)
Rachel Carling-Burzacott Disability as a Liberation Struggle and a New Rights Movement in Australia (doc 138 KB)
Sue Chambers Measures of Wellbeing and Control (ppt 38 KB)
Paul Cheung Quantifying quality: lessons from the stakeholders of Audiology (pdf 231 KB)
Antonio Chuh QOL in Children with JPD in Primary Care Settings (ppt 945 KB)
Robert Cummins The Australian Unity Wellbeing Index: 2004 Update (ppt 8.2 MB)
Melanie Davern Affect In a Model of Subjective Wellbeing (ppt 143 KB)
Graeme Hawthorn Measuring Social Isolation in the Australian Older Population? (pdf 186 KB)
Daisung Jang Subjective wellbeing across cultures: why do differences exist? (ppt 173 KB)
Do-Yeong Kim The Implicit Life Satisfaction measure and its cross-cultural applications (pdf 44 KB)
Pieter Kriel Quality of Work Life and Evolutionary Psychology: A unifying approach for the integration of personal and business ethics (pdf 83 KB)
Rod McCrea Can social capital buffer against feelings of marginalisation and its impact on subjective wellbeing? (ppt 518 KB)
Christine Mak Quality of Life: Its Role in Cost Benefit Analysis of Health Programs (pdf 354 KB)
Richard Ronay Gender Differences in Risk-Taking: A Socially Facilitated Phenomenon (pdf 317 KB)
Andrew Seaton On Creating a Kind of Person: New Paradigms, New Pedagogies… New People? (doc 86 KB)
Annette Svanberg-Miller Gender Differences in Subjective Wellbeing: A cross-cultural perspective (doc 180 KB)
Dianne Vella-Brodrick Examining quality of life among rural, remote and urban residents of Victoria (doc 173 KB)