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ERIC Number: EJ675919
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1045-3830
Conceptualizing Exposure to Community Violence: An Application of Confirmatory Factor Analysis.
Landis, Ronald S.; Dempsey, Margaret T.; Overstreet, Stacy
School Psychology Quarterly, n3 p303-24 Fall 2003
Study demonstrates how Confirmatory Factor Analysis (CFA) could be applied to common measurement issues within school psychology literature. CFA used to test several alternative factor structures thought to underlie a commonly used measure of exposure to community violence. Data were collected from 242 elementary and middle school, inner city, African American students. Results illustrate potential benefits and limitations of CFA. (Contains 26 references, 4 tables, 3 figures, and 1 appendix.) (ADT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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