ERIC Number: EJ602641
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
The Problem of Units and the Circumstance for POMP.
Cohen, Patricia; Cohen, Jacob; Aiken, Leona S.; West, Stephen G.
Multivariate Behavioral Research, v34 n3 p315-46 1999
Reviews alternative methods of scoring a scale, evaluating the methods found in two journal volumes against seven articulated criteria, representing the information conveyed by each in an example. Converting scores to the percent of maximum possible score (POMP) is shown to provide useful additional information in many cases. (SLD)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Research supported by Grants R01-36971, R01-54161, and P50-MH39246 from the National Institutes of Mental Health.