|Dimension of our research question||The definition we attached to this dimension of our research question||The boundary for data extraction to inform understanding of the research question dimension|
|Conceptualisation||Assigning meaning to something||Definition of trust|
Selecting observable phenomena to represent abstract concepts|
How will we go about empirically testing the concept?
Dimensions and indicators of trust|
What are the operationalisation issues with the concept?
• Based on our indicators, what questions were asked to represent trust, what observations were made, what specific attributes will exist for the measure used?
|Measurement||Process of observing and recording the observations, or assigning numbers to a phenomenon||Level of measurement such as nominal, ordinal, interval or ratio and type of measures such as survey, scaling, qualitative, unobtrusive used for trust|