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Correlational findings

Study Gordon & Hall (1974): study US 1971

Public:
Married female graduates of liberal arts college, Univ. of Connecticut, USA,1971
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 229
Non Response:
49%
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Mailed questionnaire

Correlate

Authors's label
Self-image
Our Classification
Operationalization
Factors derived from self-ratings on a semantic differential of 28 bipolar adjective 7-point scales.
a. Potency: emotional and phusical    strenght.
b. Supportiveness: nurturant, agreeable    behavior in interpersonal settings.
c. Spontaneity: willingness to take    immediate action.
d. Emotionality: level of emotion.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-g-sq-v-5-a r = +.25 p < .01 a.

O-HL-g-sq-v-5-a r = +.20 p < .01 b.

O-HL-g-sq-v-5-a r = ns c.

O-HL-g-sq-v-5-a r = +.25 p < .01 d.