ERIC Number: EJ233291
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Jun
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A Simple Technique for Improving the Quality of Parameter Estimates in Learning Hierarchy Validation Studies.
Barton, Alan R.
Psychometrika, v45 n2 p269-71 Jun 1980
Learning hierarchy research has been characterized by the use of ad hoc statistical procedures to determine the validity of postulated hierarchical connections. Various data sets are analyzed using a restricted maximum likelihood estimation procedure; results are compared with those obtained using the method suggested by Dayton and Macready. (Author/JKS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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