Findings on happiness in Critelli (1977): study US 1975

Publication
Author(s)Critelli, J.W.
TitleRomantic Attraction and Happiness.
SourcePsychological Reports, 1977, Vol. 41, 721 - 722
Investigation
PublicDating couples, midwest university, USA, 1975
Survey nameNot available
SampleNot available
 Non-probability purposive sample of paid volunteers
Respondents N =61
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Lead item not reported 1 unhappy 2 not very happy 3 fairly happy 4 happy 5 very happy
ClassificationO-H?-c-sq-v-5-a
Author's labelPresent happiness
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean4.308.30
Standard deviation


Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Dating loveL19ab02Love-feelings
General loveL19ab02Love-feelings
Previous happinessH04aa01bIn specific periods in the past