Temperament and Happiness in Children

  title={Temperament and Happiness in Children},
  author={Mark D. Holder and Andrea Klassen},
  journal={Journal of Happiness Studies},
The relation between temperament and happiness was assessed in 311 children aged 9–12. Parents rated their children’s temperament using the Emotionality, Activity, and Sociability Temperament Survey (EAS) and rated their children’s happiness. Children rated their own temperament using the EAS and the Piers–Harris Self Concept Scale for Children Second Edition, and they rated their own happiness using a single-item measure, the Oxford Happiness Questionnaire Short Form, and the Subjective… 
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