ERIC Number: EJ642282
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Reducing Overclaiming in Needs Assessment Studies: An Experimental Comparison.
Calsyn, Robert J.; Kelemen, William L.; Jones, E. Terrence; Winter, Joel P.
Evaluation Review, v25 n6 p583-604 Dec 2001
Studied the effect of various instructional sets on reducing the claiming of knowledge of fictitious agencies in a survey of awareness of public agencies completed by 1,068 registered voters. Warning respondents that the list contained fake agencies reduced overclaiming but providing a memory retrieval strategy had no effect on overclaiming. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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