Statistical Analysis of Longitudinal Categorical Data in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

An introduction With Computer Illustrations

By Alexander von Eye, Keith E. Niedermeier

© 1999 – Psychology Press

e–Inspection Copy

About the Book

A comprehensive resource for analyzing a variety of categorical data, this book emphasizes the application of many recent advances of longitudinal categorical statistical methods. Each chapter provides basic methodology, helpful applications, examples using data from all fields of the social sciences, computer tutorials, and exercises. Written for social scientists and students, no advanced mathematical training is required. Step-by-step command files are given for both the CDAS and the SPSS software programs.

Table of Contents

Contents: Preface. Describing Categorical Variables. Log-Linear Modeling. Log-Linear Models for Repeated Observations. Chi-Square Partitioning Models. Prediction Analysis. Configural Frequency Analysis of Repeated Observations.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Research & Methodology