TITLE

Meta-Analytic Derivation

AUTHOR(S)
Snell, Joel C.; Marsh, Mitchell
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Instructional Psychology;Dec2011, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p253
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The authors have over the years tried to revise meta-analysis because it's basic premise is to add apples and oranges together and analyze. In other words, various data on the same subject are chosen using different samples, research strategies, and number properties. The findings are then homogenized and a statistical analysis is used (Snell, J. and Marsh, M. 2003)
ACCESSION #
75900602

 

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