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What is a Likert Scale?

A Likert* scale is a multiple-indicator or multiple-item measure of a set of attitudes relating to a particular area. The goal of a Likert scale is to measure intensity of feelings about the area in question. A Likert scale about … Continue reading

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Laboratory Experiments: Definition, Explanation, Advantages and Disadvantages

This post focuses on strengths and limitations of laboratory experiment, applied to the psychology and sociology… Laboratory experiments take place in controlled environments and are the main method used in the natural sciences such as Physics, Chemistry and Biology. There … Continue reading

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