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Correlational findings

Study Ryff (1989): study US 1984

Public:
Adults, USA, 198?
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 321
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's label
Self-acceptance
Our Classification
Operationalization
Self report on 16 positive and 16 negative statements. Each rated on a 6-point scale ranging from strongly agree to disagree.
-High scorers possess a positive attitude toward self; acknowledge and accept multiple aspects of self including good and bad qualities; feel positive about past life
Low scorers feel dissatisfied with self; are disappointed with what has occurred in past life; are troubled about certain personal qualities; wish to be different than what he or she is

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.55 p < .001