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Studies

Alston & Knapp (1974): study US 1972

Publication

Author(s):
Alston, J.P.; Knapp, M.J.
Title:
Intergenerational Mobility Among Black Americans: Background Factors and Attitudinal Consequences.
Source:
Journal of Black Studies, 1974,Vol. 4, 285 - 302

Investigation

Public:
adults, general population, USA, 1972
Survey name:
Nat Opinion Research
Sample:
Probability sample (unspecified)
Respondents:
N = 2000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are .....?
3   very happy
2   pretty happy
1   not too happy
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-a
Author's label:
Happiness
Page in publication:
296

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Intergenerational mobility Inter-generational mobility