Using Cohen’s Effect Size to Identify Distinguishing Statements in Q-Methodology

  title={Using Cohen’s Effect Size to Identify Distinguishing Statements in Q-Methodology},
  author={Noori Akhtar-Danesh},
  journal={Open Journal of Applied Sciences},
  • N. Akhtar-Danesh
  • Published 14 February 2018
  • Psychology
  • Open Journal of Applied Sciences
Q-methodology was introduced more than 80 years ago to study subjective topics such as attitudes, perceptions, preferences, and feelings and there has not been much change in its statistical components since then. In Q-methodology, subjective topics are studied using a combination of qualitative and quantitative techniques. It involves development of a sample of statements and rank-ordering these statements by study participants using a grid known as Q-sort table. After completion of Q-sort… 
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