Measurement Validity for Each Scale of Global Competence for Individual

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This chapter concentrates on analyzing measurement validity for each scale of competence at an individual level. Measurement validity refers to the “best available approximation to the truth or falsity of a given inference, proposition or conclusion”. The idea of validity focuses on an informed judgment of how strongly theory and evidence support the interpretations and decisions based on the measure.


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  1. 1.Faculty of EducationBeijing Normal UniversityBeijingChina

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