Scale quality: alpha is an inadequate estimate and factor-analytic evidence is needed first of all

Rik Crutzen*, Gjalt-Jorn Ygram Peters

*Corresponding author for this work

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)242-247
Number of pages6
JournalHealth Psychology Review
Volume11
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Keywords

  • Scale quality
  • alpha
  • internal consistency
  • validity
  • reliability
  • COEFFICIENT ALPHA
  • RELIABILITY
  • VALIDATION
  • NUMBER
  • ADOLESCENTS
  • CONSTRUCTS
  • VALIDITY
  • ERROR

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Scale quality : alpha is an inadequate estimate and factor-analytic evidence is needed first of all. / Crutzen, Rik; Peters, Gjalt-Jorn Ygram.

In: Health Psychology Review, Vol. 11, No. 3, 2017, p. 242-247.

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