ERIC Number: EJ520933
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Meta-analysis at 20: Retrospect and Prospect.
Kavale, Kenneth A.
Evaluation and the Health Professions, v18 n4 p349-69 Dec 1995
Explores the nature of meta-analysis by placing it in the context of research synthesis. Methods of meta-analysis are described and compared with other forms of research integration, and findings for several meta-analyses are provided to show advantages of quantitative review methods. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special issue titled "The Meta-Analytic Revolution in Health Research: Part II."