Factor analysis and somatotyping, are these two physique classification methods comparable?

@article{Susanne1998FactorAA,
  title={Factor analysis and somatotyping, are these two physique classification methods comparable?},
  author={Charles Susanne and Eva B Bodzs{\'a}r and Sergio D. Pulido Castro},
  journal={Annals of human biology},
  year={1998},
  volume={25 5},
  pages={405-14}
}
The aim of this study was to investigate the correspondence of physique structures estimated by the Heath-Carter anthropometric somatotyping method and a factor analysis based on the same set of 10 variables used by Heath-Carter. The investigation was carried out on a group of 200 healthy young adults of 20 years of age who were students of physical… CONTINUE READING