Findings on happiness in Lehr & Dreher (1969): study XZ Germany West 1965

Publication
Author(s)Lehr, U.M.; Dreher, G.
TitleDeterminants of Attitudes towards Retirement.
SourceHavighurst, R.J.;et al;Eds.: "Adjustment to Retirement: A Cross National Study", VanGorcum, 1969, Assen, Netherlands, 116 - 137
Investigation
Public60-75 aged middle class employees or former employees, Germany, 1965
Survey nameNot available
 Psychological Institute of the University of Bonn
SampleNon-probability purposive sample
 Equal number of men and women in both categories (60-65 aged and 70-75 aged)
Respondents N =200
Non Responsenot reported
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksLongitudinal study aimed at revealing mainly aspects of occupational life and changes within it
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textRating by several clinicians on the basis of interviews and tests during 5 days Balance of mood in everydat life 1 unpleasant 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 pleasant
ClassificationA-CP-g-rc-n-9-b
Author's labelBalance of Mood in Everyday Life
Page in publication128
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Full textRating by several clinicians on the basis of interviews and tests during 5 days General satisfaction with present life situation 1 dissatisfied 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 satisfied
ClassificationO-SLS-g-rc-n-9-a
Author's labelGeneral Satisfaction with Present Life S
Page in publication128
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Adjustment to retirementR12ag02Satisfaction with retirement