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Author Litwin, Mark S.

Title How to Measure Survey Reliability and Validity
Published Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 1995
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Description 1 online resource (99 pages)
Series The survey kit ; 7
Survey kit ; 7
Contents Overview of psychometrics -- Reliability -- Validity -- Scaling and scoring -- Creating and using a codebook -- Pilot testing -- Multicultural issues
Summary Improving the accuracy of a survey is the focus of Mark S. Litwin's book, which shows how to assess and interpret the quality of survey data by thoroughly examining the survey instrument used. He explains how to code and pilot test new and established surveys. In addition, he covers issues such as: how to measure reliability (including test-retest, alternate form, internal consistency, inter-observer and intra-observer reliability); how to measure validity (including content, criterion and construct validity); how to address cross-cultural issues in survey research; and how to scale and score
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 79-80)
Notes English
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Subject Data Collection.
Health Surveys.
Sampling Studies.
Health surveys.
Social surveys.
Betrouwbaarheid.
Geldigheid.
Survey-onderzoek.
Bewertung
Enquêtes sanitaires.
Enquêtes sociales.
Enquêtes sociologiques.
Enquêtes -- Méthodologie.
Health surveys.
Messung
Méthodes de recherche.
Questionnaires.
Rassemblement des données.
Reliabilität
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Methodology.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Research.
Sciences sociales -- Méthodologie.
Sciences sociales -- Recherche.
Social surveys.
Umfrage
Validität
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1452247730
1506319815
9781452247731
9781506319810