Correlational findings

Study Chen et al. (2012): study TW 2007

College students, Taiwan, 200?
Survey name:
Unnamed study
N = 353
Non Response:
Questionnaire: paper
completed in class


Authors's Label
Ambivalence over Emotional Expression
Our Classification
M 4,02 Sd 1,21
Self report on 6 questions;
a Often I find that I am not able to tell others how much they really mean to me
b: Often I'd o show others how I feel, but something seems to be holding me back
c: I want to express my emotions honestly,but I am afraid that it may cause me ambarresment or hurt
d; I often cannot bring myself to expressI am really feeling
e: I is hard to find the right words to indicate to otherswhat I am really feeling
f: I would like to be more spontaneous in my emotional reactions, but just can't seem to do it
1 do not agree
7 agree

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-n-7-d r = -.13 p < .05 O-HL-c-sq-n-7-d b = -.10 ns b controled for
- age
- mgender
- gratitude