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Title:Visualizing exploratory factor analysis models PDF Logo
Authors:Klinke, Sigbert
Wagner, Cornelia
Issue Date:2008
Series/Report no.:SFB 649 discussion paper 2008,012
Abstract:Exploratory factor analysis (EFA) is an important tool in data analyses, particularly in social science. Usually four steps are carried out which contain an large number of options. One important option is the number of factors and the association of variables with a factor. Our tools aim to visualize various models with different numbers in parallel of factors and to analyze which consequences a specific option has. We apply our method to dats collected at the School of Business and Economics for evaluation of lectures by students. These data were analyzed by Zhou (2004) and Reichelt (2007).
Subjects:Factor analysis
evaluation of teaching
Document Type:Working Paper
Appears in Collections:SFB 649 Discussion Papers, HU Berlin

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