ERIC Number: EJ604292
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Another Perspective on the "Proper Number of Factors" and the Appropriate Number of Steps.
Herting, Jerald R.; Costner, Herbert L.
Structural Equation Modeling, v7 n1 p92-110 2000
Examines some positions in various arguments related to the proper number of factors and proper number of steps when using structural equation models. Defines the issue in estimating structural equation models as a problem of specifying a model appropriately based on theoretical concerns and then diagnosing ills in the model as well as possible. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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