A Reexamination of the Structure of the Gross Cohesiveness Scale

  title={A Reexamination of the Structure of the Gross Cohesiveness Scale},
  author={Albert A. Cota and Kenneth L. Dion and Charles R. Evans},
  journal={Educational and Psychological Measurement},
  pages={499 - 506}
Psychologists have had a long-standing interest in the construct of group cohesion. Yet, how this construct should be defined and measured -remains a controversial question. A central issue in the debate concerns the dimensionality of group cohesion. Recently, some researchers have adopted unidimensional models of this construct, whereas others have used multidimensional models of the same construct. In this study, the structure of the Gross (1957) Cohesiveness Scale, which is perhaps the most… 
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