14. Confirmatory Factor Analysis

  1. Alvin C. Rencher and
  2. William F. Christensen

Published Online: 1 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118391686.ch14

Methods of Multivariate Analysis, Third Edition

Methods of Multivariate Analysis, Third Edition

How to Cite

Rencher, A. C. and Christensen, W. F. (2012) Confirmatory Factor Analysis, in Methods of Multivariate Analysis, Third Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118391686.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 16 JUL 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470178966

Online ISBN: 9781118391686

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Keywords:

  • confirmatory factor analysis;
  • parameter estimation;
  • model assessment;
  • least squares estimation;
  • maximum likelihood estimation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Model Specification and Identification

  • Parameter Estimation and Model Assessment

  • Inference for Model Parameters

  • Factor Scores