ERIC Number: EJ292477
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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One Iota Fills the Quota: A Paradox in Multifacet Reliability Coefficients.
Conger, Anthony J.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v43 n3 p797-802 Aut 1983
A paradoxical phenomenon of decreases in reliability as the number of elements averaged over increases is shown to be possible in multifacet reliability procedures (intraclass correlations or generalizability coefficients). Conditions governing this phenomenon are presented along with implications and cautions. (Author)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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