ERIC Number: EJ364585
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Use of Discriminant Analysis in Counseling Psychology Research.
Betz, Nancy E.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v34 n4 p393-403 Oct 1987
Describes the method of discriminant analysis, including the concept of discriminant function, discriminant score, group centroid, and discriminant weights and loadings. Discusses methods for testing the statistical significance of a function, methods of using the function in classification, and the concept of rotating functions. Illustrates the use of discriminant analysis in two-group and multigroup cases. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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