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Unformatted text preview: The compiled responses can be used to test hypotheses, perform statistical operations to infer temporal order or suggest associations between variables Sureys are most often considered correlational studies. Constructing a good questionnaire Principles of ood questions writing Avoid Jargon/slang/abbreviations Ambiguity/confusion/vagueness Emotional language Avoid prestige bias double-barreled questions Do not confuse belief and reality Constructing a Good Questionnaire Principles of good question writing Avoid Leading Questions Beyond respondents’ knowledge False premises Distant future intentions Double negatives Overlapping/unbalanced response categories...
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- Fall '13
- Logic, good questionnaire, research instrument, widely used research, infer temporal order