ERIC Number: EJ577373
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Problems in Logic and Interpretation with Quantitative Syntheses of Single-Case Research: Mathur and Colleagues (1998) as a Case in Point.
Strain, Phillip S.; Kohler, Frank W.; Gresham, Frank
Behavioral Disorders, v24 n1 p74-85 Nov 1998
Discusses logic and interpretation problems inherent in doing quantitative syntheses of single-case research. Addresses the meta-analytic method of using percentage of nonoverlapping data, highlighting special concerns related to withdrawal designs, sensitivity to variability in behavior, social significance of behavior change, and variables that influence in intervention effectiveness. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Issue: Emerging Trends and Issues in Research for the Education and Treatment of Children with Behavioral Disorders.