Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [construct-validity]

The tag has no usage guidance.

1
vote
1answer
46 views

Can the construct of “addiction” induce addiction or at least make it worse?

So, I have been wondering today. Can humanly created constructs like 'addiction' make matters worse for someone who might have not thought he was an addict before? To explain a little further, when I ...
1
vote
1answer
850 views

Operational Definition: 'Intelligence is the property measured by IQ.'

If we define intelligence as above in the title, is the following statement true? The question whether the above operational definition is too broad does not depend on whether what it actually ...