Happiness measure, code: A-CP-mi-tsb-n-7-a


Time sampling of happy behaviors

The children were rated during the first 3 years of their lives, after 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30 and 36 months of living for 'Emotional tone: unhappy - happy' on a 7-point scale.
Scoring rated on 7-step numerical scale.

Summation:
Later the ratings of 10 - 12, 13 - 15, 18 - 24, and 27 - 36 months were combined.

Rated on 7-step numerical scale.
  
Classification
Focus, A-CP Affect: Cheerful Person
Time frame, mi last instant
Mode, tsb time sampling of happy behaviors
Scale type, n numeric scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceSchaefer & Bayley (1963): study US 1929
TitleMaternal Behavior, Child Behavior and Their Intercorrelation.
PublicChildren followed from age 0 to 18, Berkeley, California, USA, 1929-47
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes