ERIC Number: EJ615839
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Reliability Methods: A Note on the Frequency of Use of Various Types.
Hogan, Thomas P.; Benjamin, Amy; Brezinski, Kristen L.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v60 n4 p523-31 Aug 2000
Examined the frequency of use of various types of reliability coefficients for a sample of 696 tests in a directory published by the American Psychological Association. Coefficient alpha was the overwhelming favorite, and several measures treated almost universally in textbooks were rarely or never used. Identifies problems encountered in the reliability coefficients used. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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