- Turkish immigrants, Canada, 2005
- Survey name:
- Unnamed study
- N = 181
- Non Response:
- Questionnaire: web
- Authors's label
- Our Classification
- Revised Life Orientation Scale (LOT-R) Schreier et al 1994
- Selfreport on 10 questions
a. In uncertain times, I usually expect the best.
b. It's easy for me to relax.
c. If something can go wrong for me, it will. (R)
d. I'm always optimistic about my future.
e. I enjoy my friends a lot.
f. It's important for me to keep busy.
g. I hardly ever expect things to go my way. (R)
h. I don't get upset too easily.
i. I rarely count on good things happening to me. (R)
j. Overall, I expect more good things to happen to me than bad.
0 = strongly disagree
1 = disagree
2 = neutral
3 = agree
4 = strongly agree.
Observed Relation with Happiness
- years in Canada
- proactive coping