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ERIC Number: EJ818426
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008-Nov
Pages: 1
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0749-596X
What Is F2 Good for?
Forster, Kenneth I.
Journal of Memory and Language, v59 n4 p389 Nov 2008
It is commonly assumed that a significant item analysis (F2) provides an assurance that the treatment effect is generalizable to the population of items from which the items were drawn, which in turn implies that the effect is reasonably general across items. The latter implication is shown to be false, and it is argued that a new test of "generality" rather than generalizability is required. Comments from a number of prominent researchers in the field are provided on a separate website. (Contains 4 figures)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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