Findings on happiness in Lambert et al. (2009): study US Florida 2007

Publication
Author(s)Lambert, N.M.; Fincham, F.D.; Stillman, T.F.
TitleMore Gratitude, Less Materialism: The Mediating Role of Life Satisfaction.
SourceThe Journal of Positive Psychology, 2009, Vol. 4, 32 - 42
URLhttp://fincham.info/papers/2009jpp.pdf
Investigation
PublicUndegraduate students, USA, 2007
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleNon-probability chunk sample
Respondents N =171
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on 20 questions: Lead item not reported. A nervous B distressed C afraid D jittery E irritable F upset G scared H exited I ashamed J guilty K hostile L active M determined N inspired O enthusiastic P alert Q attentive R proud S strong T interested Rated: 1: slightly/not at all . . 5 extremely Negative affect score (NAS): A to K Positive affect score (PAS): L to T Affect Balance Score (ABS): PAS - NAS Name: Watson's PANAS version not reported
ClassificationA-BW-?-mq-v-5-a
Page in publication36
RemarksAffect Balance computed by WDH team subtracting average negative effect from average positive effect
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
induced gratitudeM14ab01Mood during the interview