Week 6.1 - Indexes, Scales & Typologies

Religious fundamentalism might be associated with

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Unformatted text preview: hould speak to this idea Political party affiliation Approval / disapproval of specific views (as held by well known conservatives or liberals for example) Selecting Possible Items Unidimensionality: a composite measure should represent only one dimension of a concept. Religious fundamentalism might be associated with political conservatism but should not be included in a measure of it. General or Specific: the nature of the items you will include will determine how generally (or specifically) the variable is measu...
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2014 for the course SOC 293 taught by Professor N/a during the Spring '10 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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