FACTOID # 14: North Carolina has a larger Native American population than North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana combined.
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
People who viewed "Operationalization" also viewed:


FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:



(* = Graphable)



Encyclopedia > Operationalization

Operationalization is the process of converting concepts into specific observable behaviors that a researcher can measure. For example, when a researcher wants to measure the anger of a certain person then s/he can could operationalize the concept of anger by measuring whether the person speaks louder than normal.

  Results from FactBites:
Percy Williams Bridgman Summary (2596 words)
Operationalism required scientists to define things with respect to how their physical qualities are measured.
Operationalism did nothing to resolve this dilemma, but as it turned out, the discussions of quantum mechanics were indebted to operationalism for their vocabulary.
Bridgman is known also for his studies of electrical conduction in metals and properties of crystals and for his writings on the philosophy of modern science where he advanced the idea of operationalism.
  More results at FactBites »



Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m