ERIC Number: EJ511065
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Specifying Inclusion Criteria for a Meta-Analysis: Lessons and Illustrations from a Quantitative Synthesis of Crime Reduction Experiments.
Petrosino, Anthony J.
Evaluation Review, v19 n3 p274-93 Jun 1995
Problems and illustrations are presented from a meta-analysis of crime reduction programs. Eight criteria are specified for including studies in a meta-analysis, and some problematic studies are discussed using the criteria. Rules for handling problem studies in order to retain consistency throughout the analysis are discussed. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A