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What is a Thurstone Scale?

What is a Thurstone Scale?

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What is a Thurstone Scale?

Thurstone invented three different methods for developing a unidimensional scale. The three methods differed in how the scale values for items were constructed, but in all three cases, the resulting scale was rated the same way by respondents. The rest of this example will concentrate on his Method of Equal-Appearing Intervals. Steps from SocialResearchMethods.net1) The […]

arnold on Oct 05, 2008