Regression Analysis for Categorical Moderators

Herman Aguinis

December 23, 2003
ISBN 9781572309692
Price: $55.00
202 Pages
Size: 6" x 9"

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Does the stability of personality vary by gender or ethnicity? Does a particular therapy work better to treat clients with one type of personality disorder than those with another? Providing a solution to thorny problems such as these, Aguinis shows readers how to better assess whether the relationship between two variables is moderated by group membership through the use of a statistical technique, moderated multiple regression (MMR). Clearly written, the book requires only basic knowledge of inferential statistics. It helps students, researchers, and practitioners determine whether a particular intervention is likely to yield dissimilar outcomes for members of various groups. Associated computer programs and data sets are available at the companion website (

This title is part of the Methodology in the Social Sciences Series, edited by Todd D. Little, PhD.