Assessing Measures of Religion and Secularity with Crowdsourced Data from Amazon’s Mechanical Turk
Excerpt: Time and expense are perhaps the two biggest challenges in evaluating existing measures and devoloping new metrics. Measuring social characterists of a population such as religion typically involves expensive surveys undertaken by professional survey firms or academic centers.
Baker, Joseph O.; Hill, Jonathan P.; and Porter, Nathaniel D.. 2017. Assessing Measures of Religion and Secularity with Crowdsourced Data from Amazon’s Mechanical Turk. Faithful Measures. 1st Edition. Roger Fink and Nathaniel D. Porter, Eds. New York, NY: Wiley-Blackwell. https://www.amazon.com/Faithful-Measures-Methods-Measurement-Religion/dp/1479877107/ ISBN: 9781479877102