ERIC Number: EJ571466
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Statistical Significance Reporting: Current Trends and Uses in MECD.
Vacha-Haase, Tammi; Nilsson, Johanna E.
Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development, v31 n1 p46-57 Apr 1998
Statistical significance reporting and use in educational and psychological research is reviewed. An assessment of the use of statistical significance in articles published in MECD from 1990-1996 is presented. The elements of statistical significance (including sample size, effect size, and power), interpretation of results, common erroneous beliefs, and practices are addressed. (EMK)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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