ERIC Number: EJ356579
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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Buyers Beware: The Deceptively High Cost of LISREL.
Haertel, Edward H.; Thoresen, Carl E.
Counseling Psychologist, v15 n2 p317-19 Apr 1987
Comments on Kerwin et al.'s article on Covariance Structure analysis (LISREL). Concerns include assumptions about requirements for causal inferences, psychometric properties of measurement scales, validity of the indicators of each latent variable, completeness of the structural model, linearity of the latent variables, and the joint distribution of latent and observable variables in the population sampled. (ABB)
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