Measurement Concepts

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Measurement Scales

Construct Validity

Bill Trochim at Cornell University has developed a web page on construct validity that includes definitions and various examples.

Construct Validity

Research Methods Tutorials

Graduate students in Bill Trochim's Program Evaluation and Research Design class at Cornell University prepared tutorials for students new to social research methods. Rather than link you to each of the individual tutorials, I will simply provide one link to the list of tutorials. 

Tutorials related to Chapter 5 include Reliability Learning Maze, Threats to Construct Validity and Validity Issues in Measuring Psychological Constructs: The Case of Emotional Intelligence.

Practice Quiz

Use the Google search engine to find additional information on related topics. For fun, try a search just on the word poll.