[R] factor analysis using Principal Component Method
P.Dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Tue Nov 28 19:58:41 CET 2006
Mario Alfonso Morales Rivera wrote:
> Is there any R function to perform factor analysis using Principal
> Component Method?
> why factanal() method is " always "mle" " ?
Because PCM is not "factor analysis" (the two methods fit different
models) and R didn't want to take part in the mislabeling (which I
believe comes from SPSS). You can do PCM with the prcomp() and
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