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How to assess quality of life. Theoretical and methodological research aspects in cross-border regions

References Andráško, I., 2005: Dve dimenzie kvality života v kontexte percepcií obyvateľov miest a vidieckych obcí (Two dimensions of life quality as perceived by rural and urban populations - in Slovak). In: Vaishar, A. and Ira, V. editors, Geografická organizace Česka a Slovenska v současném období, Brno (Ústav geoniky AV ČR), pp. 6-13. Andráško, I., 2006a: Percepcia kvality života v mestských štvrtiach Bratislavy (The perception of the quality of life in Bratislava city Wards - in Slovak). In: Geografická revue, Vol. 2, No 2

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Paths and Technologies in the Life Project of People with Disabilities: International Perspectives and Educational Potential

References Adams L. et al. (2006), “Individual Planning: An Exploration of the Link Between Quality of Plan and Quality of Life”, British Journal of Learning Disabilities, 34, pp. 68-76. Andrich, R., Gower, V. e Converti R.M. (2007), The DAT Service, an integrated approach to improve independence at home. In Eizmendi, G., Azkoita, J.M, Craddock G. (eds): Challenges for Assistive Technology, Amsterdam: Ios Press, 579-583. Andrich, R e Pilati, G. (2008), Le tecnologie assistive nel progetto di autonomia della persona con disabilità: suggerimenti

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A multidimensional analysis of spatial order in public spaces: a case study of the town Morąg, Poland

interactions between the users of space and to fulfil the needs of the local community ( Pluta, 2014 ; Lorens, 2010 ; Public Space Records, 2009 ). High-quality public spaces improve the quality of life: they promote a sense of local identity and increase the attractiveness of a given locale; they improve living standards, quality of environment, physical and mental health and human relations; they promote integration of the local community, popularisation of culture (in particular regional culture), socialisation of children, children’s intellectual and sensory

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The determinants of travel mode choice: the case of Łódź, Poland

taken from the study Quality of life of the citizens of Łódź and its spatial diversification ( Rokicka, 2013 ). In this study, a representative sample of 1,000 citizens of Łódź was surveyed in June 2012 with a broad questionnaire composed of about 120 questions. The topics of the survey were diverse and covered issues related to lifestyle, habits, economic and health status, security, social relations and transport. The questions of specific interest to this study were those related to frequency of usage of different travel modes during the last 12 months. The

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Bojkovice: Transformation of a peripheral micro-region at the Czech-Slovak border

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Love and Sexuality in Later Life: What Your Grandparents are not Telling You

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“I am not Alone”: Intergenerational Solidarity in Three:Generation Households from the Perspective of the Older Generation

their relatives. Journal of Aging Studies , 5 (1), 77–97. Braun, V., Clarke, V. (2006). Using thematic analysis in psychology. Qualitative Research in Psychology , 3 (2), 77–101. Crimmins, E. M., Ingegneri, D. G. (1990). Interactions between older parents and their children: Past trends, present determinants, future implications. Research on Aging , 12 (1), 3–35. Daatland, S. O., Herlofson, K. (2001). Ageing, intergenerational relations, care systems and quality of life – an introduction to the OASIS project . Norwegian Social Research

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The Kiwifruit Industry and Kiwifruit Production in Western Húnán

REFERENCES AQSIQ Administration for Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine. “Extract from Guide to Doing Business in China: Entry-Exit Inspection a Quarantine System” 2006, via TDC Trade, http://www.tdctrade.com/chinaguide/3-1.htm , accessed November 2007 Bái, Pǔxiāng 白普湘, and Hǎizhāng Léi 海章雷. “Cóng Xīangxĭ míhóutáo chănyèhuà kāifā kàn lŏngtŏu qĭyè de zuòyònglì” 从湘西猕猴桃产业化开发看龙头企业的作用力 [Perspective on a leading enterprise’s actions in the development of the kiwifruit industry and production in Xiǎngxī]. Journal of Hunan Agricultural University

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Self-Employment Among North Korean Migrants

, Depression, and Quality of Life on in North Korean Refugees Living in South Korea.” Journal of Health Education Research and Development, 3 (142), doi: 10.4172/2380-5439.1000142. Park, Chan-ung. 2009. The Korean Model of Social Enterprises: A Comparison with European Experiences. Seoul: Yonsei University, Department of Sociology. Porter, Matthew and Nick Haslam. 2005. “Predisplacement and Postdisplacement Factors Associated with Mental Health of Refugees and Internally Displaced Persons: A Meta-analysis [Review].” Journal of the American

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Creative Clusters in Visegrad Countries: Factors Conditioning Cluster Establishment and Development

.businessweek.com/articles/2013-11-27/how-poland-became-europes-most-dynamic-economy#p1, DoA: 28 May 2015. Florida, R., 2002: The Rise of the Creative Class: And How It’s Transforming Work, Leisure, Community and Everyday Life, New York: Basic Books. Foord, J., 2008: Strategies for Creative Industries: an International Review. In: Creative Industries Journal, Volume 1, Issue 2, Taylor & Francis Ltd, pp. 91-113. DOI: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1386/cij.1.2.91_1 Glaser, B. and Strauss, A., 1967: The Discovery of Grounded Theory

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