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A primer on validity and design terminology in comparative designs

White, Paul; Redford, Paul; Macdonald, James

Authors

Paul White Paul.White@uwe.ac.uk
Associate Professor in Applied Statistics

Paul Redford Paul2.Redford@uwe.ac.uk
Associate Professor in Learning and Teaching

James Macdonald James.Macdonald@uwe.ac.uk
Senior Lecturer in Psychology (Cognitive and Neuropsychology)



Abstract

An overview of terminology (independent and dependent designs, dependent and independent variables) and validity (internal, external, and measurement) is given using six different scenarios. For simplicity of exposition, all examples have factors at two levels.

Other Type Teaching Resource
Publication Date Sep 17, 2019
Pages 1-4
APA6 Citation White, P., Redford, P., & Macdonald, J. (2019). A primer on validity and design terminology in comparative designs
Keywords design terminology, validity
Additional Information The citation would be

White P, Redford PC, and Macdonald J (2019) A primer on validity and design terminology in comparative designs, Qualitative and Quantitative Research Methods Project, University of the West of England, 1 –4

White, Redford and Macdonald are all UWE staff and this is part of a set of articles from a funded teaching project