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1) Observation
2) Measurement instruments

Compare and contrast Observation and Measurement instruments research variables using multicultural and traditional research methodology. To address the fundamental problems encountered by researchers during the implementation of these variables cross-culturally. two references please

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Research Methodology guide
1) Observation
Observation method is used for making naturalistic observation or observations based on and through experimental situations' set up.
Both in behavioral and in clinical research, observational method is considered effective as it controls for subjectivity and inaccuracy in gathering data. All research study phase information or data, gathered for the experimental study write up, gets based on actual observations made, so that an accurate report of that can be made, what has been observed.

2) Measurement instruments

In the field of behavioral and psychological sciences, measurement instruments are any or all tools, such as surveys, questionnaires, assessment and diagnostic batteries or self report questionnaires and surveys, which may help get accurate responses from participants or clients in order to obtain meaningful results and base effective treatment or policy oriented plans to eradicate or minimize as well as possibly prevent issues
Multicultural research methodology may involve use of measurement ...

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Types of direct research instruments are described. Compare and contrast Observation and Measurement instruments research variables using multicultural and traditional research methodology.

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