Chapter 17. Latent Growth Curve Analysis Using Structural Equation Modeling Techniques

  1. Douglas M. Teti
  1. John J. McArdle

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756676.ch17

Handbook of Research Methods in Developmental Science

Handbook of Research Methods in Developmental Science

How to Cite

McArdle, J. J. (2005) Latent Growth Curve Analysis Using Structural Equation Modeling Techniques, in Handbook of Research Methods in Developmental Science (ed D. M. Teti), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756676.ch17

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631222613

Online ISBN: 9780470756676

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Keywords:

  • latent growth curve analysis;
  • structural equation modeling (SEM);
  • analysis of variance;
  • data collection;
  • nonlinear models

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Describing the Observed and Unobserved Longitudinal Data

  • Characterizing Developmental Shapes for Both Groups and Individuals

  • Studying Predictors of Individual Differences in Developmental Scores

  • Final Comments

  • Acknowledgments

  • References