Happiness measure, code: O-Sum-g-rc-v-7-a


Clinical rating.

Ratings by four judges on the basis of notes from observations and interviews between age 12-18.

Ratings were made on the following dimensions:
A. discontented
B. unhappy
C. dissatisfied
D. complaints

Rating options:
1 not at all true
2
3
4 average
5
6
7
8 extremely true

Summation: not reported
  
Classification
Focus, O-Sum Overall: Summed overall appraisals
Time frame, g generally
Mode, rc rating by clinican
Scale type, v verbal scale Range = 7
  
Used in studies
  
ReferenceSchaefer & Bayley (1963): study US 1929 /1
TitleMaternal Behavior, Child Behavior and Their Intercorrelation.
PublicGirls, followed from age 0 to 18, Berkely, California, USA, 1929-47
Findingsdistributional: no, correlational: yes