Explore BrainMass
Share

Explore BrainMass

    Evaluation of Reliability and Validity

    This content was COPIED from BrainMass.com - View the original, and get the already-completed solution here!

    Evaluate both the reliability and validity of each of the following sources:

    - Wikipedia
    - American Psychological Association Web Site

    © BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 10, 2019, 5:37 am ad1c9bdddf
    https://brainmass.com/psychology/abnormal-psychology/evaluation-reliability-validity-511885

    Solution Preview

    When dealing with reliability of information one is speaking of how consistent the information may be. Validity is relating to how true that information is.

    Wikipedia

    With Wikipedia people are allowed to alter the information at any time, and these alterations are not checked. Wikipedia is neither reliable nor valid because of this. The ...

    Solution Summary

    The response addresses validity and reliability when dealing with two sources.

    $2.19