ERIC Number: EJ292908
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Social Comparison Theory and the Evaluation of Peer Evaluations: A Review and Some Applied Implications.
Mumford, Michael D.
Personnel Psychology, v36 n4 p867-81 Win 1983
Reviewed characteristics of peer evaluations and notes their striking industrial validity. A review of the conditions under which peer evaluations yield strong validity coefficients as well as certain factor analytic and experimental studies indicated that social comparison theory might be useful for elucidating the nature of peer evaluation process. (JAC)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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