ERIC Number: EJ390222
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
A Comparison of Holistic versus Decomposed Rating of Position Analysis Questionnaire Work Dimensions.
Butler, Stephanie K.; Harvey, Robert J.
Personnel Psychology, v41 n4 p761-71 Win 1988
Examined technique for improving cost-effectiveness of Position Analysis Questionnaire (PAQ) in job analysis. Professional job analysts, industrial psychology graduate students familiar with PAQ, and PAQ-unfamiliar undergraduates made direct holistic ratings of PAQ dimensions for four familiar jobs. Comparison of holistic ratings with decomposed PAQ dimension profiles showed holistic method ineffective for reducing cost of PAQ job analyses. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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