- Elderly, Sassenheim, the Netherlands, 1992
- N = 119
- Non Response:
Interview and additional questionnaires
- Authors's label
- Our Classification
- Selfreport on five items.
Typical question: "I have little control over the things that happen to me."
Five-item version of Mastery scale Pearlin and Schooler.Scale translated by Ormel, Kempen, Steverink et al.
Observed Relation with Happiness
negative affect = -.14 (ns)
- sense of coherence
- social inadequacy