print

Correlational findings

Study Armsden & Greenberg (1987): study US 1986

Public:
Undergraduate students, USA, 1982
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 86
Non Response:
?
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's label
Life change
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on 47 item list of events scored for:
a) whether it occured in the past year, and if so,
b) type of impact(positive or negative) and
c) degree of impact (some,moderate or great). The scores used here are impact ratings for positively and negatively
rated events separately.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SL?-?-sq-v-5-b r = +38 Perceived impact of positively rated events
O-SL?-?-sq-v-5-b r = -33 Perceived impact of negatively rated events