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ERIC Number: EJ382869
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Disturbed by Meta-Analysis?
Wachter, Kenneth W.
Science, v241 n4872 p1407-08 Sep 16 1988
Defines meta-analysis as statistical procedures for combining results from previous separate studies. Discusses four charges promoted by some skeptics as it relates to this statistical procedure. States that many of the trends making a place for meta-analysis are disturbing. (RT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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