Making sense of factor analysis : the use of factor analysis for instrument development in health care research / Marjorie A. Pett, Nancy R. Lackey, John J. Sullivan.

Author
Pett, Marjorie A. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Pub., c2003.
Description
xvi, 348 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-325) and index.
Contents
An overview of factor analysis -- Designing and testing the instrument -- Assessing the characteristics of matrices -- Extracting the initial factors -- Rotating the factors -- Evaluating and refining the factors -- Interpreting factors and generating factor scores -- Reporting and replicating the results.
ISBN
  • 076191949X (cloth)
  • 0761919503 (pbk.)
LCCN
2002156318
OCLC
51297266
RCP
N - S