Likert continued to recruit other social psychologists into his growing government survey department. The Science Press, Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Academic theses Additional Physical Format: He would end up co-authoring a book titled Public Opinion and the Individual with his mentor at Columbia, Gardner Murphy. During his tenure, Rensis Likert devoted particular attention to research on organizations.
He did research on major corporations around the world, and his studies have accurately predicted the subsequent performance of the corporations. Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. Archives of psychology , no. A in sociology in University of Michigan Columbia University.
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Finding libraries that hold this item Some features of WorldCat will not be available. It was invented by Rensis Likert, an educator and psychologist, who advocated an employee-centered organization. Upon retirement he founded Rensis Likert Associates to consult for numerous corporations.
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He was survived by his wife, Jane Llkert 3 June — 19 November During his tenure, Likert devoted particular attention to research on organizations. Please enter the message. In the second column of responses, the researcher also finds a consistency of responses but there is complete polarization. He devised the scale in as a part of his Ph.
He did research on major corporations around the world, and his studies have accurately predicted the disseftation performance of the corporations.
Likert decided to switch from studying civil engineering to economics and sociology at the University of Michigan, because of an influential professor named Robert Angell. Since the inception of this psychometric likrrt, there have been several versions based on the number of points in the scale.
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