ERIC Number: EJ369694
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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As Others See Us: A Case Study in Path Analysis.
Freedman, D. A.
Journal of Educational Statistics, v12 n2 p101-128 Sum 1987
Presents a review of path analysis techniques using Hope's (1984) comparative study of schooling and social mobility in Scotland and the United States as a case study. Path analysis has been used in the social sciences to untangle complex cause and effect relationships. The limits of path analysis as a way to analyze complex social phenomena are discussed. (RB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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