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validity

noun authenticity, authority, correctness, force, forcefulness, genuineness, gravitas, lawfulness, legal force, legality, legitimacy, legitimateness, meritoriousness, pondus, potency, power, puissance, reality, realness, soundness, strength, trueness, truth, veracity, verity
Associated concepts: validity of a statute
Foreign phrases: Quod in minori valet valebit in majori; et quod in majori non valet nec valebit in minori.That which is valid in the greater shall be valid in the less; and that which is not valid in the greater shall neither be valid in the less. Nul charter, nul vente, ne nul done vault perpetuallent, si le donor n’est seise al temps de contracts de deux droits, sc. del droit de possession et del droit de propertie. No grant, no sale, no gift, is valid forever, unless the donor, at the time of the contract, has two rights, namely, the right of possession, and the right of property. Quae ab initio non valent, ex post facto convalescere non possunt. Things invalid from the beginning cannot be made valid by a subsequent act. Semper praesumitur pro matrimonio. The presumption is always in favor of the vaaidity of a marriage. Quod initio vitiosum est non potest tractu temporis convalescere. That which is void from the beginning cannot become valid by lapse of time. Pacta conventa quae neque contra leges neque dolo malo inita sunt omni modo observanda sunt. Agreements which are not contrary to the laws nor entered into with a fraudulent design must be observed in all respects. Quod initio non valet, tractu temporis non valet. That which is void at the beginning does not become valid by lapse of time.
See also: credibility, honesty, legality, legitimacy, quality, strength, weight

validity

see HARTIAN JURISPRUDENCE, KELSINIAN JURISPRUDENCE.
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For external validity to hold, the researcher(s) must have a large, random, representative sample or very specific data for the question at hand, and those results should be easily replicated.
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This may have external validity for Distraction, but creates an immediate problem for Acceptance, because this type of exposure might facilitate defusion, hence conflating the effects of defusion and acceptance.
First, while the cases exemplify the book's argument that foreign fighters are motivated by borderless threats, they do less to advance the argument's external validity.
External validity connotes to the extent to which research findings arrived at in a specific setting and environment and among a specific people can be generalized "to other communities, groups or institutions" (Maxwell, 2002: 53).
So after external validity consider by advertisement elite, formal validity were considered.
Two papers focus on the first option, tackling two major challenges to experimental approaches: Fernando Martel Garcia and Leonard Wantchekon address the important issue of external validity, using the structural causal language of directed acyclic graphs (DAGs) to argue that external validity should be not so much a matter of whether an experiment has been replicated in multiple contexts, but rather whether it addresses generalizable theories.
In the interpretivist tradition, Seale notes that it is possible to apply the notions of internal and external validity as well as reliability to qualitative research, though some modifications are required.
This is done to increase the external validity of the test results since reduced external validity is one of the problems of the environmental chamber studies.
After the scenarios were drafted, five undergraduate students evaluated them for external validity.
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