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Social Science—Parsing Personalities

Lecture no. 20 from the course: Meaning from Data: Statistics Made Clear

Social Science—Parsing Personalities

Taught by Professor Michael Starbird | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses

This lecture addresses two topics that come up when applying statistics to social sciences: factor analysis, which seeks to identify underlying factors that explain correlation among a larger group of measured quantities, and possible limitations of hypothesis testing.

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