- Infants, portrait of which rated by parents and non-parents, Kingston, Canada, 1997
- Survey name
- Unnamed study
- N = 20
- Non Response
Rater (parents and non-parents) were shown slideshows of pictures of 20 infant faces and asked to rate the infants concerning desire to adopt it, resemblance, happiness, health and cuteness
- Authors's Label
- Adoption Preferences
- Our Classification
- The 20 infants had later been rated for cuteness, health, resemblance and happiness (independent variable in this analysis).
- Raters were asked to rate their desire to fictionally adopt each of 20 infants on the basis of pictures of faces presented in a slide show
Rated on a 1-10 scale
Ratings made by parents (not the parents of the portraits infants) and non-parents. Parents were selected from community, mean age 43, Non-parent first year undergraduate student, mean age 20 years.
Observed Relation with Happiness
Females r = +.21 (01)