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Published: 24 October 2013

224 Pages


ISBN: 9780199791040

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Validity and Validation

Catherine S. Taylor

Understanding Statistics

  • Combines essential concepts of validity with practical applications of those concepts.
  • Presents multiple examples to help the reader understand each concept and how it plays out in the real work of research.
  • Builds on the seminal works of Samuel Messick and Michael Kane and presents specific strategies for addressing the dimensions of validity they define.
  • Demonstrates how researchers plan for and control threats to validity.

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