|5e||Domain area of the |
most important "Self".
|(The variables in red with an "X" are from Round 1)|
(The variables in green without an "X"
(except as part of the variable name)
are from Round 2)
XSCHOOL = School name. Round 1.
SCHOOL = School name. Round 2.
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Round 1 and Round 2 data.
Comment: This variable recorded numerical data derived from text entries made by students. The students were writing about their most important or dominant feared Future Self. The survey questions brought the students to a considered choice at this point and most responded with clearly defined statements that fitted several categories. The numerical scores were derived from the following scale:
0 = No response.
1 = General unhappiness, loneliness, lack of friends.
2 = Personal development goals - failure to perform, religious beliefs.
3 = Health-related goals - fear of death, injury, declining health.
4 = Social and family goals - instability of relationships, homelessness.
5 = Vocational or career goals - unemployment, being poor.
6 ... was reserved for students who wrote flippant, inappropriate and sometimes funny comments.