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Latent Class Analysis

Latent Class Analysis

First Edition

96 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Latent class analysis is a powerful tool for analysing the structure of relationships among categorically scored variables. It enables researchers to explore the suitability of combining two or more categorical variables into typologies or scales. It also provides a method for testing hypotheses regarding the latent structure among categorical variables.
The Logic of Latent Variables

Latent Class Analysis
Estimating Latent Categorical Variables
Analyzing Scale Response Patterns
Comparing Latent Structures Among Groups

Allan L. McCutcheon

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