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Happiness Measures

Characteristics

Code:
A-CP-m-rc-v-5-a
Focus:
Affect: Cheerful Person (A-CP)
Time frame:
momentary (now) (m)
Mode:
rating by clinican (rc)
Scale Type:
verbal scale (v)
Scale Range:
5

Description

Rating of cheerful behavior on playground by two female observers.

Cheerful versus Glum
5  very marked, cheerful
4  marked
3  average
2  marked
1  very marked, glum
0  Behaves inconsistent: no score



Part of rating for 'emotional tension': other items: relaxed, carefree, laughing and smiling. ( Newman 1946: 82)