Findings on happiness in Gonzalez (1967): study US 1967

Author(s)Gonzalez, J.R.
TitleStudy of Student Teachers' Life Adjustment.
SourceUnpublished Doctoral Dissertation, University of North Carolina, 1967, Chapel Hill, USA
PublicStudents teachers,University of California, USA, 1967
Collect periodspring
Survey nameNot available
SampleNon-probability chunk sample
 Probability sample of student teachers enrolled in the student teaching program in the School of Education at the University of California, proportionally stratified by teaching level.
Respondents N =75
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
 Interview and highly structured questionnaire.
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Would you say you are:......? 1 unhappy? 2 reasonably happy? 3 happy ?
Author's labelHappiness.
Finding used in
nation ranks
Scores in123

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
Expected future happinessH04aa05bIn the long run
Extent of worriesW07ab01Amount of worrying
Male sexG01aaSex (male vs female)
Mental healthH13ab02bScores on symptom inventories
Readiness for self- referralH13ae01Readiness to seek professional care
Subject-matter (in the program offered by school of educ.)S01abCurriculum currently followed
Teaching levelS01abCurriculum currently followed