Sharon Griffin's research while affiliated with University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and other places

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This article reports the development and validation of a scale to measure global life satisfaction, the Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS). Among the various components of subjective well-being, the SWLS is narrowly focused to assess global life satisfaction and does not tap related constructs such as positive affect or loneliness. The SWLS is sho...

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... Satisfaction with life was assessed with the Satisfaction with Life Scale (SWLS). The SWLS [39,40] is widely used and economic 5-item measure of life satisfaction, rated on a 7-point Likert scale (1 = strongly disagree to 7 = strongly agree). Internal consistency (α = 0.89-0.92) ...
... The questionnaire design is important through validity and reliability testing (Taherdoost, 2018) A closed-end questionnaire research approach was used in this study. A seven-point Likert scale is suitable for a standard psychometric scale to evaluate responses, as it also provides a more accurate assessment of a participant's authentic judgment (Diener et al., 1985;Finstad, 2010;Q. Li, 2013). ...