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Studies

Banziger & Roush (1983): study US 1978

Publication

Author(s):
Banziger, G.; Roush, S.
Title:
Nursing Homes for the Birds: A Control- Relevant Intervention with Bird Feeders.
Source:
The Gerontologist, 1983, Vol. 29, 527 - 531

Investigation

Public:
Nursing home residents, Ohio, 198?
Sample:
Non-probability chunk sample
Respondents:
N = 40
Non Response:
not rep
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

"....... how happy you feel ....."
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Scale labels not reported
Classification:
M-FH-?-sq-?-7-a
Author's label:
happiness: selfrating
Page in publication:
529
Full text:
Rating by two nurses on different shifts, who had frequent contact with the subject

"........ how happy ......"
(full question not reported)
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Scale labels not reported
Classification:
A-CP-?-rdn-n-10-a
Author's label:
happiness: nurses ratings
Page in publication:
529

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding invoking responsibility Restrictiveness of setting