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On some aspects of number behavior in psychological scaling.

Sven Forsling

On some aspects of number behavior in psychological scaling.

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Published by Kliniskt psykologiska laboratoriet in Umeå .
Written in English

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    SeriesPsykologiska undersökningar, nr. 7
    LC ClassificationsBF21 .A1P77 nr. 7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(1), 18, (4) l.
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4058314M
    LC Control Number79496051

    Scaling value. Scaling methods include two very similar methods: the method of estimating a quantity with a given module and the method of estimating a quantity without a given module. A productive variety of these methods is the method of setting a given value. The simplicity of scale scaling methods contributed to their wide dissemination.

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