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Quantitative methods for the analysis of observer agreement toward a unifying model by John Uebersax

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Published by Rand in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English


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StatementJohn Uebersax.
ContributionsRand Corporation.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 32 p. :
Number of Pages32
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Open LibraryOL17625300M

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