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A Primer in Longitudinal Data Analysis
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A Primer in Longitudinal Data Analysis

First Edition


May 2000 | 176 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
`The author has done a remarkable job of writing a very accessible introduction to a broad literature. As such, he should be congratulated on achieving his objective to provide the "ideal primer for this growing area of social research"' - Kwantitatieve Methoden

This accessible introduction to the theory and practice of longitudinal research takes the reader through the strengths and weaknesses of this kind of research, making clear: how to design a longitudinal study; how to collect data most effectively; how to make the best use of statistical techniques; and how to interpret results.

Although the book provides a broad overview of the field, the focus is always on the practical issues arising out of longitudinal research. This book supplies the student with all that they need to get started and acts as a manual for dealing with opportunities and pitfalls. It is the ideal primer for this growing area of social research.

 
Longitudinal Data and Longitudinal Designs
 
Nonresponse in Longitudinal Research
 
Measuring Concepts across Time
Issues of Stability and Meaning

 
 
Issues in Discrete-Time Panel Analysis
 
Analysis of Repeated Measures
 
Analyzing Durations
 
Analyzing Sequences

Perfect supplement for the students to use to understand longitudinal data analysis

Professor Mary Siegrist
School Of Health Sciences, Ohio University
February 21, 2015

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