Methodological advances in the validation of inventory items, scales, profiles and interpretations.

  • Frank Thorne
  • Published 1978 in Journal of clinical psychology

Abstract

Factor analytic research is still in its infancy--theoretically, methodologically, and interpretively. Definitive research has not yet been done on problems of (a) item design and selection of items suitable for factor analysis; (b) identification of highly significant marker items; (c) tracings of item response distributions across scales, populations… (More)

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@article{Thorne1978MethodologicalAI, title={Methodological advances in the validation of inventory items, scales, profiles and interpretations.}, author={Frank Thorne}, journal={Journal of clinical psychology}, year={1978}, volume={34 2}, pages={283-301} }