Accession Number : AD0731040

Title :   Comparative Cluster Analysis of Patterns of Vocational Interest.

Descriptive Note : Technical bulletin,

Corporate Author : NAVAL PERSONNEL AND TRAINING RESEARCH LAB SAN DIEGO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Wolfe,John H.

Report Date : OCT 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : Published data on the Strong Vocational Interest Blank profiles of 113 occupational groups are analyzed by three different clustering procedures: Hierarchical grouping of standard scores, Hierarchical grouping of principal axis factor scores, and NORMIX analysis assuming equal covariance matrices for each group. It is shown that the normix solution differs from the other solutions in a psychologically meaningful way. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*APTITUDE TESTS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS), CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, NAVAL PERSONNEL, PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE