Study Ryff & Keyes (1995): study US 1990
- 25+ aged, USA, 199?
- N = 1108
- Non Response
- Interview: Computer Assisted Telephone Interview (CATI)
- Authors's Label
- Self Acceptance
- Our Classification
- Self report on 3 items rated on a 6-point scale ranging from completely disagree to completely agree.
-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