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Correlational findings

Study Alspach (1982): study US 1972

Public
English speaking, 18+ aged women non-institutionalized, USA, 1972-78
Sample
Respondents
N =
Non Response
_
Assessment
Interview: face-to-face
at home

Correlate

Authors's Label
Traditional role at-titude
Our Classification
Related specification variables
Operationalization
Three item index of direct questions about 1) whether women should leave running up the country to men, 2) Whether one would vote for a qualified woman as president, and 3) whether men are better suited emotionally for politics. Each question scored on 4-step-scale.










Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa G = +.08 ns O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa r = +.05 p < .05 Associations based on % very happy.        Stronger among married women (G=+15) than among unmarried (G=-07 to -11)                 Stronger among working (G=+12) than not-working (G=+04)                                Unaffected by education.