print

Correlational findings

Study Jacob & Brinkerhoff (1999): study US 1998

Public:
'Back to the landers', USA 1998
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 565
Non Response:
41,8
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's label
Mindfulness
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on questions about experiencing feelings of
- wonder
- union with nature
- peace of mind
- wholeness
- joy
- living in the present moment
- being accepted within the universe

Rated: 1 (never) to 5 (often)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-H?-c-sq-v-5-b r = +.37 p < .005 O-H?-c-sq-v-5-b Beta = +.37 p < .005 Beta controlled for:
- time for self
- relationships
O-H?-c-sq-v-5-b Beta = +.33 p < .05 Beta additionally controlled for:
- relationships
- discrepancy between selfrated importance of ecological sensitivity and the actual use of technology
- discrepancy between the selfrated importance of homestead food production and actual percentage of homestead food production
- time for self
- age
- homestead food production