ERIC Number: EJ484719
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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How Do They (Participants) Understand Our (Researchers) Intentions? A Qualitative Test of the Curvilinear Assumptions of the Adaptability Items of the FACES III.
Ben-David, Amith; Sprenkle, Douglas H.
American Journal of Family Therapy, v21 n1 p17-26 Spr 1993
Eight individuals from larger study of lay persons who interpreted Family Adaptability and Cohesion Evaluation Scales (FACES-III) adaptability items were interviewed in-depth concerning their understanding of adaptability items of regular FACES III and two alternate versions. Qualitative results suggest that participants may not be understanding items as intended by researchers. Alternate version enhanced curvilinear properties of adaptability dimension. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Israel
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Family Adaptability Cohesion Evaluation Scales