ERIC Number: EJ675715
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
The Effect of Scale Tailoring for Cross-Cultural Application on Scale Reliability and Construct Validity.
Arce-Ferrer, Alvaro J.; Ketterer, John J.
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v63 n3 p484-501 Jun 2002
Findings for high school students in Mexico (n=3,153 and n=400) administered a career decision making self-efficacy scale show that tailoring the scale with the best etic and emic items neither improved recovery of the factor-structure nor reduced the effects of the extreme-response style variable. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Mexico