Accession Number:

AD0691441

Title:

ORTHOGONAL FACTOR ANALYSIS OF 49 OPINION ITEMS IN THE MULTI-NATIONAL STUDENT SURVEY,

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Corporate Author:

WESTERN BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES INST LA JOLLA CALIF

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Report Date:

1969-07-15

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Responses to 49 Likert scale questions asked of 2,447 students from 10 nations 2 African, 2 American, 3 Asian, and 3 European were factor-analyzed using the Jacobi method for extracting eigenvalues and eigenvectors. The analysis resulted in three major orthogonal factors Conservatism, Non-conformityindependence, and Leadership. All factors include items referring to interpersonal, social, and international levels. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE