Happiness measure, code: A-CP-g-rdp-v-2-a


Peer-rating on single question: Each S was judged by 3 acquaintances.

"Do you think that S tends in general to be...?"
2 optimistic and cheerful
1 pessimistic and uncheerfull
  
Classification
Focus, A-CP Affect: Cheerful Person
Time frame, g generally
Mode, rdp rating by peers
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 2
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceBaxter et al. (1917): study US 1915
TitleDirected Recall of Pleasant and Unpleasant Experiences.
PublicFemale college students, USA, 191?
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes