Findings on happiness in Newman & Langer (1981): study US 1976

Publication
Author(s)Newman, H.M.; Langer, E.J.
TitlePost-Divorce Adaptation and the Attribution of Responsibility.
SourceSex Roles, 1981, Vol. 7, 223 - 232
DOIDOI:10.1007/BF00287537
Investigation
PublicRecently divorced women, New York City, USA, 198?
 Year of data gathering not reported
Survey nameNot available
SampleNot available
 Non probability accidental sample.
Respondents N =22
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
 Lowly structured
General remarksPilot study, see also NEWMA 1981/2
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on open question: Subjects were asked how they had felt since divorce. (Full question not reported) Scoring: The responses were evaluated for how happy the subject seemed to be. (Rating scale not reported)
ClassificationM-FH-se-oq-?-0-a
Author's labelHappiness
Finding used in
nation ranks
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