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ERIC Number: EJ662102
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0193-841X
Indiscriminate Data Aggregations in Meta-Analysis: A Cause for Concern among Policy Makers and Social Scientists.
Lopez-Lee, David
Evaluation Review, v26 n5 p520-44 Oct 2002
Findings of a review of 64 meta-analytic articles show that experimental data and quasi-experimental or nonexperimental data are sometimes combined incorrectly. Discusses how guidance from proponents of meta-analysis fails to make clear the importance of not synthesizing different kinds of data. (SLD)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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