Study Andrews & Withey (1976): study US 1973 /1
- 18+ aged, general public, USA, 1973/7
- N = 222
- Non Response
Using highly structured questionnaires.
- Authors's Label
- Uniqueness of life
- Our Classification
- Closed question: "Imagine that the lines below represent piles of cards. Each pile has people whose lives are pretty similar. The person in Pile A below has a life like nobody else. People in Pile G have lifes like quite a lot of other people. In which pile would you put your life?"
(Scale categories showed 1, 3, 5, 8, 12, 20 and 29 members, respectively)
Observed Relation with Happiness
at the beginning, in the middle and at the end.
O-DT asked first : r=-.00
O-DT asked second: r=-.00
O-DT asked third : r=-.10
Index of negative affects: r=-.20