ERIC Number: EJ266798
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Jul
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Validation of a Systems-Actuarial Computer Process for Multidimensional Classification of Child Psychopathology.
McDermott, Paul A.; Hale, Robert L.
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v38 n3 p477-86 Jul 1982
Tested diagnostic classifications of child psychopathology produced by a computerized technique known as multidimensional actuarial classification (MAC), against the criterion of expert psychological opinion. Experts' agreement with MAC was significant for all classification areas, as was MAC's agreement with the experts held as a conjoint reference standard. Discusses implications. (Author/JAC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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