ERIC Number: EJ1159524
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Abstractor: As Provided
Evaluating Evidence for Conceptually Related Constructs Using Bivariate Correlations
Swank, Jacqueline M.; Mullen, Patrick R.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v50 n4 p270-274 2017
The article serves as a guide for researchers in developing evidence of validity using bivariate correlations, specifically construct validity. The authors outline the steps for calculating and interpreting bivariate correlations. Additionally, they provide an illustrative example and discuss the implications.
Descriptors: Correlation, Construct Validity, Guidelines, Data Interpretation, Computation, Evaluation Methods, Evaluation Problems, Counseling Services, Statistical Analysis
Routledge. Available from: Taylor & Francis, Ltd. 530 Walnut Street Suite 850, Philadelphia, PA 19106. Tel: 800-354-1420; Tel: 215-625-8900; Fax: 215-207-0050; Web site: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A