ERIC Number: EJ312350
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Sample Size Determination: A Comparison of Attribute, Continuous Variable, and Cell Size Methods.
Clark, Philip M.
Library and Information Science Research, An International Journal, v6 n4 p407-23 Oct-Dec 1984
Describes three methods of sample size determination, each having its use in investigation of social science problems: Attribute method; Continuous Variable method; Galtung's Cell Size method. Statistical generalization, benefits of cell size method (ease of use, trivariate analysis and trichotyomized variables), and choice of method are discussed. Six sources are given. (EJS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - General; Reports - Evaluative
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