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Exploratory Factor Analysis ; Concepts and Theory

@inproceedings{Taherdoost2014ExploratoryFA,
  title={Exploratory Factor Analysis ; Concepts and Theory},
  author={Hamed Taherdoost and S. Sahibuddin and N. Jalaliyoon},
  year={2014}
}
  • Hamed Taherdoost, S. Sahibuddin, N. Jalaliyoon
  • Published 2014
  • Psychology
  • Exploratory factor analysis is a complex and multivariate statistical technique commonly employed in information system, social science, education and psychology. This paper intends to provide a simplified collection of information for researchers and practitioners undertaking exploratory factor analysis (EFA) and to make decisions about best practice in EFA. Particularly, the objective of the paper is to provide practical and theoretical information on decision making of sample size… CONTINUE READING
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