ERIC Number: EJ362979
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
The Foundations of Construct Validity: Towards an Update.
Orton, Robert E.
Journal of Research and Development in Education, v21 n1 p23-35 Fall 1987
Though construct validity is widely employed in educational research, it is a difficult and confusing topic in methodology, and it is not clear whether all researchers share the same understanding. This essay describes origins of construct validity and suggests a plan for updating its foundations. (MT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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