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    An assessment of the quality of life of the Thai elderly : a study of the uses of multi-dimensional indexes 

    Chanin Chareonkul; Anek Hirunraks, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 1993)

    The proportion and numbers of the population aged 60 years and above in the overall population structure of Thailand are increasing in the midst of rapid socio-economic and cultural changes. These changes inevitably affect the well-being of the Thai elderly. This study aimed to indentify significant domains of quality of life and the constituent factors that are appropriate for the elderly people in the Thai context. It was expected that this study would contribute to an increased awareness of the existing and potential needs of this segment of ...
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    Psychological characteristics and situational factors as correlate of preparation for quality aging in undergraduate students 

    Nonthacha Chaitawittanun; Duangduen Bhanthumnavin (National Institute of Development Administration, 2020)

    This research was a correlational-comparative study. Its objectives were 1) to predict the undergraduate students’ behavior in preparing for quality aging from psychological characteristics and situational factors. 2) to study the direct and indirect influences of psychological characteristics and situational factors on undergraduate students’ behavior in preparing for quality aging.  Based on Interactionism model, this research employed a multi-stage sampling method. The samples were 489 undergraduate students in junior level, consisted of ...