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ERIC Number: EJ1055027
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015-Apr
Pages: 16
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 49
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0748-1756
A Confirmatory Factor Analysis of the Academic Motivation Scale with Black College Students
Cokley, Kevin
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v48 n2 p124-139 Apr 2015
The factor structure of the Academic Motivation Scale (AMS) was examined with a sample of 578 Black college students. A confirmatory factor analysis of the AMS was conducted. Results indicated that the hypothesized seven-factor model did not fit the data. Implications for future research with the AMS are discussed.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Academic Motivation Scale