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ERIC Number: EJ636372
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1644
A Primer on the Understanding, Use, and Calculation of Confidence Intervals That Are Based on Central and Noncentral Distributions.
Cumming, Geoff; Finch, Sue
Educational and Psychological Measurement, v61 n4 p532-74 Aug 2001
Discusses four reasons for promoting the use of confidence intervals: (1) ease of interpretation; (2) links with familiar statistical tests; (3) promotion of meta-analytic thinking; and (4) increase of information about precision. Discusses calculations of confidence intervals for a basic standardized effect size measure and discusses software for confidence intervals. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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