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- Measurement Scales in Social Science Research--Explanation of nominal and ordinal scales as well as measurement issues in general. From the Department of Psychology, Douglas College, British Columbia, Canada.
- Using Arrow Diagrams to Understand Claims--M. J. Peterson, University of Massachusetts, provides a comprehensive overview of arrow diagrams and how they are used.
- Variable Types--An overview of the different types of variables from the State University of New York.