Advances in Configural Frequency Analysis: Methodology in by Alexander von Eye

By Alexander von Eye

utilizing real-world facts examples, this authoritative booklet indicates tips to use the most recent configural frequency research (CFA) suggestions to investigate specific information. many of the recommendations are provided right here for the 1st time. not like tools that concentrate on relationships between variables, equivalent to log-linear modeling, CFA permits researchers to guage variations and alter on the point of person cells in a desk. Illustrated are how one can establish and try out for telephone configurations which are both in keeping with or opposite to hypothesized styles (the forms and antitypes of CFA); keep an eye on for capability covariates that will impact saw effects; enhance leading edge prediction types; tackle questions of moderation and mediation; and study in depth longitudinal info. The ebook additionally describes unfastened software program purposes for executing CFA.

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