By Terry E. Duncan,Susan C. Duncan,Lisa A. Strycker
This booklet offers a complete creation to latent variable development curve modeling (LGM) for studying repeated measures. It offers the statistical foundation for LGM and its numerous methodological extensions, together with a couple of useful examples of its use. it really is designed to exploit the reader’s familiarity with research of variance and structural equation modeling (SEM) in introducing LGM ideas. pattern facts, syntax, enter and output, are supplied for EQS, Amos, LISREL, and Mplus at the book’s CD. during the booklet, the authors current various LGM suggestions which are valuable for lots of various learn designs, and diverse figures supply worthwhile diagrams of the examples.
Updated all through, the second one version good points 3 new chapters—growth modeling with ordered specific variables, development mix modeling, and pooled interrupted time sequence LGM ways. Following a brand new association, the booklet now covers the improvement of the LGM, by way of chapters on multiple-group concerns (analyzing development in a number of populations, speeded up designs, and multi-level longitudinal approaches), after which certain subject matters reminiscent of lacking information versions, LGM strength and Monte Carlo estimation, and latent development interplay versions. The version necessities formerly integrated within the appendices are actually to be had at the CD so the reader can extra simply adapt the types to their very own research.
This functional consultant is perfect for a variety of social and behavioral researchers drawn to the dimension of swap over the years, together with social, developmental, organizational, academic, buyer, character and scientific psychologists, sociologists, and quantitative methodologists, in addition to for a textual content on latent variable progress curve modeling or as a complement for a direction on multivariate records. A prerequisite of graduate point statistics is recommended.
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An Introduction to Latent Variable Growth Curve Modeling: Concepts, Issues, and Application, Second Edition (Quantitative Methodology Series) by Terry E. Duncan,Susan C. Duncan,Lisa A. Strycker