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10 edition of Measurement in the social sciences found in the catalog.

Measurement in the social sciences

the link between theory and data

by Richard A. Zeller

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Methodology,
  • Social sciences -- Statistical methods

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRichard A. Zeller, Edward G. Carmines.
    ContributionsCarmines, Edward G., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsH61 .Z433
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 198 p. :
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4412170M
    ISBN 100521222435, 0521299411
    LC Control Number79015786

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