RENSIS LIKERT DISSERTATION
Mountain Plains Adult Education Association. During his tenure, Likert devoted particular attention to research on organizations. Influenced by his father, who worked as an engineer with the Union Pacific Railroad, Likert studied civil engineering at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor for three years. Don’t have an account? Ann Arbor, Michigan , US. Since the inception of this psychometric scale, there have been several versions based on the number of points in the scale.
Would you also like to submit a review for this item? Influenced by his father, who worked as an engineer with the Union Pacific Railroad, Likert studied civil engineering at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor for three years. Write a review Rate this item: Cheyenne, WyomingUS. While this technique was used well in many domains, Lioert saw the need for more opportunity to ask people about their attitudes towards various issues.
There is, however, an exception to the rule of agreement-disagreement in the Likert Scale. Here are some examples: In the third column of responses, the researcher finds that there is no consistency and there is no polarization. Likert went on to work for the U. Likert continued to recruit other social psychologists into his growing government survey department.
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A technique for the measurement of attitudes
The following are books that Rensis Likert authored, or contributed to: Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway. After graduation, he studied at the Union Theological Seminary for one year. Rensiw Policy Terms and Conditions. Your rating has been recorded.
Likert’s Management Systems are management styles developed by Rensis Likert in the s. You may send this item to up to five recipients. The Likert Scale is a popular format of questionnaire that is used in educational research, especially in the field of special education.
Inhe developed the first national geographic sampling frame. Its Management and Value Below is an example of an acceptable Likert item: And in the fourth column of responses, there is polarization, but there is also no consistency of responses.
A technique for the measurement of attitudes (Book, ) 
You already recently rated this item. It was invented by Rensis Likert, an educator and psychologist, who advocated an employee-centered organization. Below are the two Likert scales, the four-point and the five-point.