- General public, 3 cities, Arizona, USA, 1979
- N = 537
- Non Response:
- 11 %
- Authors's label
- Positive events
- Our Classification
Life events were assessed with a 65-iteminventory developed by revising the SRRS (Holmes and Rahe 1967) and adding positive life events.
Ss were asked two questions about each event, listed on the directory
-whether the event had taken place in
their lives during the past year
-to rate, whether the event turned out positive, PE, negative,NE, had both positive and negative outcomes or had no effect on them.
Events, rated as having both positive and negative outcomes were not scored for PE an NE.