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ERIC Number: ED201489
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Apr
Pages: 10
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Designing a Likert-Type Scale to Assess Attitude Toward Energy Conservation.
Koballa, Thomas, Jr.
Presented are results of a study attempting to design a reliable and valid instrument measuring the attitudes of teachers toward energy conservation. A 22-item scale is presented as a result of several administrations to preservice elementary teachers. Items were submitted to Likert Item Analysis and further validated by principle components factor analysis as a means of categorizing items into subscales that could be used to identify specific characteristics of respondents' attitudes toward energy conservation. Tables present sample statements and summary statistical information. (CS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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