Book 1978

The Scientific Use of Factor Analysis in Behavioral and Life Sciences

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ISBN: 978-1-4684-2264-1 (Print) 978-1-4684-2262-7 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxii

  2. Part I

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-14

      The Position of Factor Analysis in Psychological Research

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      Chapter

      Pages 15-39

      Extracting Factors: The Algebraic Picture

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      Chapter

      Pages 40-51

      Rotating Factors: The Geometric Picture

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      Chapter

      Pages 52-71

      Fixing the Number of Factors: The Scientific Model

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      Chapter

      Pages 72-91

      Fixing the Number of Factors: The Most Practicable Psychometric Procedures

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      Chapter

      Pages 92-117

      The Theory of Unique Rotational Resolution by Confactor, Procrustes, and Simple Structure Principles

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      Pages 118-154

      The Techniques of Simple Structure Rotation

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      Chapter

      Pages 155-191

      More Refined Issues in Rotation and the Use of Oblique Factors

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      Chapter

      Pages 192-228

      Higher-Order Factors: Models and Formulas

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      Chapter

      Pages 229-270

      The Identification and Interpretation of Factors

  3. Part II

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 271-271

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      Chapter

      Pages 273-320

      Factor Measures: Their Construction, Scoring, Psychometric Validity, and Consistency

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      Chapter

      Pages 321-376

      Broader Experimental Designs and Uses: The Data Box and the New Techniques

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      Chapter

      Pages 377-440

      Varieties of Factor Models in Relation to Scientific Models

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      Pages 441-492

      Distribution, Scaling, and Significance Problems

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      Chapter

      Pages 493-537

      Conducting a Factor Analytic Research: Strategy and Tactics

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 539-618