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ERIC Number: EJ525478
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-189X
AERA Editorial Policies Regarding Statistical Significance Testing: Three Suggested Reforms.
Thompson, Bruce
Educational Researcher, v25 n2 p26-30 Mar 1996
Reviews practices regarding tests of statistical significance and policies of the American Educational Research Association (AERA). Decades of misuse of statistical significance testing are described, and revised editorial policies to improve practice are highlighted. Correct interpretation of statistical tests, interpretation of effect sizes, and exploration of research replicability are essential. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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