Statistical analysis in psychology and education

by George Andrew Ferguson

Publisher: McGraw-Hill in New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Statistics,
  • Psychometrics,
  • Educational statistics

Edition Notes

StatementGeorge A. Ferguson.
SeriesMcGraw-Hill series in psychology
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQA276.12 .F45 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 549 p. :
Number of Pages549
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4104937M
ISBN 100070204829
LC Control Number80019584

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