This book provides a brief, easy-to-read guide to implementing hierarchical linear modeling using three leading software platforms, followed by a set of original how-to applications articles following a standardard instructional format. The qguideq portion consists of five chapters by the editor, providing an overview of HLM, discussion of methodological assumptions, and parallel worked model examples in SPSS, SAS, and HLM software. The qapplicationsq portion consists of ten contributions in which authors provide step by step presentations of how HLM is implemented and reported for introductory to intermediate applications.Children in each classroom in each group were tested on mathematics ability in third, fourth, and fifth grade. ... Tests of Basic Skills [ITBS] Mathematics Concepts and Estimation) and an Open-Response Assessment based on released itemsanbsp;...

Title | : | Hierarchical Linear Modeling |

Author | : | G. David Garson |

Publisher | : | SAGE Publications - 2012-04-10 |

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