Rex B Kline, PhD
PhD (Wayne State University)
My background is in measurement, psychological assessment, and child clinical psychology. Current areas of research include:
- Structural equation modeling
- Reform and modernization of inference and analysis methods in the behavioral sciences
- Usability of computer tools for professionals
Appelbaum, M., Cooper, H., Kline, R. B., Mayo-Wilson, E., Nezu, A. M., & Rao, S. M., (2018). Journal article reporting standards for quantitative research in psychology:The APA Publications and Communications Board Task Force report. American Psychologist, 73, 3–25.
Structural equation modeling
Kline, R. B. (2017). Mediation analysis in leadership studies: New developments and perspectives. In B. Schyns, R. J. Hall, & P. Neves (Eds.), Handbook of methods in leadership research (pp. 173–194). Northhampton, MA: Elgar.
Kline, R. B. (2016). Principles and practice of structural equation modeling (4th ed.). New York: Guilford Press. Introduction
Kline, R. B. (2015). Path models. In D. S. Dunn (Ed.), Oxford bibliographies in psychology. New York: Oxford University Press.
Kline, R. B. (2015). The mediation myth. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 37, 201-213.
Kline, R. B. (2013). Assessing statistical aspects of test fairness in structural equation modeling. Educational Research and Evaluation, 19, 204-222
Kline, R. B. (2013). Exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis. In Y. Petscher & C. Schatschneider (Eds.), Applied quantitative analysis in the social sciences (pp. 171-207). New York: Routledge.
Kline, R. B. (2013). Reverse arrow dynamics: Feedback loops and formative measurement. In G. R. Hancock and R. O. Mueller, (Eds.), Structural equation modeling: A second course (2nd ed.) (pp. 39-76). Greenwich, CT: Information Age Publishing.
Kline, R, B. (2012). Assumptions of structural equation modeling. In R. Hoyle (Ed.), Handbook of structural equation modeling (pp. 111-125). New York: Guilford Press.
Reform and modernization of inference and analysis methods in the social sciences
Kline, R. B. (2013). Beyond significance testing: Statistics reform in the behavioral sciences (2nd ed.). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. Chapter 1
Kline, R. B. (2009). Becoming a behavioral science researcher: A guide to producing research that matters. New York: Guilford Press. Chapter 7