ERIC Number: EJ290803
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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The Inconsistencies at the Foundation of Construct Validation Theory.
Norris, Stephen P.
New Directions for Program Evaluation, n19 p53-74 Sep 1983
Construct validation theory is founded upon conflicting metaphysical principles, methodological approaches, and standards of adequacy. This paper explores these unrecognized conflicts and indicates some consequences that these conflicts have for construct validation theory. (Author/PN)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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