ERIC Number: EJ364587
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Uses of Factor Analysis in Counseling Psychology Research.
Tinsley, Howard E. A.; Tinsley, Diane J.
Journal of Counseling Psychology, v34 n4 p414-24 Oct 1987
Explains factor analysis, discussing its relation to other multivariate techniques and describing characteristics of the data to consider in determining the appropriateness of factor analysis. Reviews considerations in making decisions about communality estimates, factor extraction, the number of factors to rotate, methods of factor rotation, interpreting factor analysis results, calculating factor scores, and reporting results. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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