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Is it sufficient to only have multiple observers or multiple items?

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Peter 123
24 June 2020
Is it sufficient to only have multiple observers or multiple items?

Is it sufficient to only have multiple observers or multiple items?

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hk_wong
24 June 2020

My pleasure.

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Peter 123
24 June 2020

Thanks!

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hk_wong
24 June 2020

It is not sufficient to only have multiple observers/items. We must consider the quality of measurement tools, in terms of reliability and validity.

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