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Studies

Marsh (1975): study GB 1971

Publication

Author(s):
Marsh, A.
Title:
The Silent Revolution: Value Priorities and the Quality of Life in Britain.
Source:
American Political Science Review, 1975, Vol. 69, 21 - 30

Investigation

Public:
16+ aged, general public, urban areas, England, 1971
Sample:
Probability area sample
Respondents:
N = 593
Non Response:
Not reported.
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

"How satisfied are you with your life-as-a-whole these days.....?"
7  completely satisfied
6
5
4
3
2
1  completely dissatisfied
Classification:
O-SL?-g-sq-l-7-a
Author's label:
Overall-Life-Satisfaction
Page in publication:
23

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Value Priorities (post)-materialism