ERIC Number: EJ488822
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Narratives of Construct Validation.
Engel, John D.
Evaluation and the Health Professions, v17 n2 p222-35 Jun 1994
Presents a critique of the social and political contexts in which the idea of construct validation developed. It outlines rhetorical, empirical, and philosophical dimensions of the concept and offers an alternative viewpoint for the conceptualization of construct validation. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue titled "Defining an Agenda for Validation Research for Professional Licensure and Certification Examinations." Based on a paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Assn. (Atlanta, GA, April 16-20, 1993).