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Correlational findings

Study Prins (2008): study NL 2007

Public:
12-18 aged, The Netherlands, 2007
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 15116
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: web

Correlate

Authors's label
Style of upbringing
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on 4 questions:
a:authoritative ('If my parents forbid me something, they explain why')
b: permissive (' My parents give me much love, and let me free in my doings')
c: authoritarian ('My parents forbid and punish me often and fast')
d: indifferent ('I often have the impression that my parents leave me to my fate')

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-m-sq-n-10-a DM =                     Mean    SD
a:authoritative:    7,77    1,45
b:permissive:       7,71    1,43
c:authoritarian:    6,91    1,75
d:indifferent:      6,96    1,88
O-HL-m-sq-n-10-a BMCT = a>c
a>d
b>c
b>d