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This quantity addresses new strategies in caliber of existence and future health from the views of the person, society and group. It aggregates the views, study questions, equipment and effects that examine how caliber of lifestyles is encouraged in our sleek society. Chapters during this quantity current theoretical and useful examples on diverse points of caliber of lifestyles and neighborhood health and wellbeing representing American, ecu, local American and African views. This quantity is of curiosity to students in sociology, psychology, economic system, philosophy, well-being study in addition to practitioners around the social sciences. 

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