ERIC Number: EJ610713
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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An Introductory Primer on the Appropriate Use of Exploratory and Confirmatory Factor Analysis.
Kieffer, Kevin M.
Research in the Schools, v6 n2 p75-92 Fall 1999
Explains confirmatory and exploratory factor analysis using a small heuristic data set that allows readers to grasp the conceptual underpinnings of each method. Discusses analytic tradition in both forms of analysis by examining recently published examples of each. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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