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Correlational findings

Study Porter (1967): study US 1965

Public:
Female students college seniors, followed two months, Rochester, USA, 1965-66
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 162
Non Response:
8%; unaffected by place of residence
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Questionnaire completed in class

Correlate

Authors's label
Personal goals in senior years
Our Classification
Operationalization
Closed question on subjective relevance of each of the goals mentioned, rated on 7-points scales ranging from "not at all important" to "extremely important goal". Perceived instrumentality of College Test: see Constantinople 1965, 1970).
Assessed at T2

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-cq-sq-v-10-a r = ns Finding a spouse A-AOL-cq-sq-v-10-a r = ns Achieving academic distinction A-AOL-cq-sq-v-10-a r = ns Preparing for a career which begins right after graduation A-AOL-cq-sq-v-10-a r = ns Preparing for a career which requires further study beyond the B.A. or B.S.