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ERIC Number: EJ478971
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-9762
The Hierarchical Factor Structure of the WAIS-R for Alcoholic Adults.
Blaha, John; Mandes, Evans
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v49 n5 p740-45 Sep 1993
Obtained Wherry hierarchical factor solution on Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale-Revised subtests intercorrelations for 108 alcoholic adults. Found ability arrangement consistent with Vernon's structure-of-intellect model. Ability hierarchy consisted of strong general intelligence factor defined by all 11 subtests, which accounted for 49% of variance. Primary level of ability hierarchy consisted on spatial-perceptual-mechanical, Freedom from Distractibility, and Verbal Comprehension factors. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale