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Multi-component theories of well-being and their structure

Sarch, AF (2012) Multi-component theories of well-being and their structure Pacific Philosophical Quarterly, 93 (4). pp. 439-471.

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Abstract

The 'adjustment strategy' currently seems to be the most common approach to incorporating objective elements into one's theory of well-being. These theories face a certain problem, however, which can be avoided by a different approach - namely, that employed by 'partially objective multi-component theories.' Several such theories have recently been proposed, but the question of how to understand their mathematical structure has not been adequately addressed. I argue that the most mathematically simple of these multi-component theories fails, so I proceed to investigate more sophisticated ways to formulate such a theory. I conclude that one of these - the Discount/Inflation Theory - is particularly promising. © 2012 The Author. Pacific Philosophical Quarterly © 2012 University of Southern California and Blackwell Publishing Ltd.

Item Type: Article
Subjects : Law
Authors :
NameEmailORCID
Sarch, AFa.sarch@surrey.ac.ukUNSPECIFIED
Date : 19 October 2012
Identification Number : https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-0114.2012.01434.x
Copyright Disclaimer : Copyright 2012 Wiley Inc
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Depositing User : Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited : 16 May 2017 15:37
Last Modified : 18 May 2017 13:13
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/820923

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