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Affectometer 2: A scale to measure current level of general happiness
Affectometer 2 is a 5-minute inventory of general happiness or sense of well-being based on measuring the balance of positive and negative feelings in recent experience. Since this scale is directly… Expand
The Comprehensibility of Printed Instructions and the Flowchart Alternative
- R. Kammann
- Computer Science
- 1 April 1975
A few recent studies of open-book comprehension for printed instructions lead to the rule of thumb that such instructions will be understood correctly about two-thirds of the time. Expand
The overestimation of vertical distance and slope and its role in the moon illusion
- R. Kammann
- 1 December 1967
Six experiments were conducted to test the hypothesis that overestimation of vertical distance is a pervasive phenomenon. The experiments involved judgments of: (a) vertical distance looking upward;… Expand
Two meanings of word abstractness
Word abstractness has been defined in terms of hierarchical superordination or empirical ratings based on accessibility to the senses. Since a high-level superordinate (a generic term) should not be… Expand
If you want to know how happy I am you'll have to ask me.
PROBLEMS OF HUMAN INFORMATION PROCESSING AT INTERSECTIONS
Drivers approaching intersections have only a short time interval to make multiple decisions such as their intended direction of travel, whether any other vehicle is likely to conflict with them,… Expand
Properties of an inventory to measure happiness (and psychological health).
The analysis and measurement of happiness as a sense of well-being
General happiness is philosophically construed as a sense of well-being which in turn has been defined either as a complete and lasting satisfaction with life-as-a-whole or as a preponderance of… Expand
Low accuracy in judgments of others' psychological well-being as seen from a phenomenological perspective
The generally low degree of agreement between self-ratings on personality traits and ratings by others may be interpreted from the viewpoint that self-reports reflect people's experience of… Expand