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Rutledge (1990): study US Illinois 1981

Publication

Author(s):
Rutledge, E.M.
Title:
Black Parent-Child Relations: Some Correlates.
Source:
Journal of Comparative Family Studies, 1990, Vol. 21, 369 - 378

Investigation

Public:
Female black students, Illinois, United States of America, 1981
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Probability simple random sample
Respondents:
N = 219
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Close ended, precoded questions. In a few cases interview by telephone

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

.. General happiness.. (full text not reported)
1  unhappy
2  moderately happy
3  very happy
Classification:
O-HL-?-sq-v-3-b
Author's label:
General happiness
Page in publication:
375
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 5.9%,   2: 58.5%,   3: 31.5%   (total 95.9%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 3 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.27 6.88
SD:
0.56 1.86

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Parental relationship Current intimate relationships