ERIC Number: EJ438211
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Some Issues of Conducting Secondary Analyses.
McCall, Robert B.; Appelbaum, Mark I.
Developmental Psychology, v27 n6 p911-17 Nov 1991
Discusses procedures and considerations involved with secondary analyses of longitudinal databases. Procedures involve (1) formulating questions; (2) creating a feasibility matrix; (3) reformulating questions; (4) creating derived variables; (5) performing data reduction; (6) analyzing data; and (7) interpreting results. Problems associated with secondary analyses are discussed. (BC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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