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Correlational findings

Study Wilson (1965): study US 1960

Public:
College students, undergraduates, Hawaii, USA, 196?
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 101
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Questionnaire completed in class

Correlate

Authors's label
Perceived liberalityof sexual attitudes of others
Our Classification
  • SEX-LIFE Attitudes to one's sex-life Problems with sex
Operationalization
a. Peers:
    6-item questionnaire of various
    sexual behaviors varying in
    intimacy, scored for those behaviors
    which one's peer group would not
    seriously disapprove of on a first
    date, after several dates, with a
    steady and with a fiancé(e).
 
 b. Parents:
    6-item questionnaire (see above),
    scored for sexual behaviors which
    one's parents would not seriously
    disapprove of.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks M-TH-g-sq-v-11-a r = -.10 a. M-TH-g-sq-v-11-a r = +.02        
                 
                
           
               
                       
                       
                      
                    
 
M-TH-g-sq-v-11-a r = -.04 b.