ERIC Number: EJ264073
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-May
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Nonmetric Data-Reduction Techniques in Rehabilitation Research.
Berven, Norman L.; Scofield, Michael E.
Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, v25 n5 p297-311 May 1982
Describes multidimensional scaling and cluster analysis and the type of problems they can help solve. Cites major literature sources concerning their use. Reviews applications of these methods in rehabilitation research. Discusses possible advantages of nonmetric data-reduction techniques over metric approaches, such as factor analysis. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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