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Studies

Crnic et al. (1983): study US 1981

Publication

Author(s):
Crnic, K.A.; Basham, R.B.; Greenberg, M.T.; Ragozin, A.S.; Robinson, N.M.
Title:
Effects of Stress and Social Support on Mothers and Premature and Fullterm Infants.
Source:
Child Development, 1983, Vol. 54, 209 - 217

Investigation

Public:
16-42 aged mothers with newborns, Seattle, USA, 197?
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Non-probability purposive-quota sample
Respondents:
N = 105
Non Response:
30%
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
structured 1,5 hour home interview when infant was home from hospital 1 month

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

"........satisfaction with life........"
(Full question not reported)

1  very dissatisfied
2  a little dissatisfied
3  neither dissatisfied nor satisfied
4  well satisfied
5  completely satisfied
Classification:
O-SL?-?-sq-v-5-b
Author's label:
General Life Satisfaction of Mother
Page in publication:
210, 211

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Social support Amount of current support received
Sources of current support
Stress Burden of current life-events