Rationale documents

The Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC) rationale documents have been developed to assist data users by providing contextual information on the scales and items included in the LSAC datasets.

The Wave 1–6 integrated rationale document, presents background information on scales introduced to LSAC in waves 1–6, while the Wave 7 rationale report presents this information for scales introduced in Wave 7.

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Some of the material included or referred to in the rationale documents is subject to copyright. Copyright information will progressively be added to the rationale documents. For more information about copyright permissions, contact the LSAC team.

The Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) does not guarantee the accuracy, currency or completeness of any copyright information provided in the LSAC rationale documents or at the link noted above. AIFS accepts no legal liability in relation to any use of the material included or referred to in the rationale documents. Users should ensure that they seek and obtain the appropriate copyright permissions from the owner of any copyright in this material prior to use. AIFS is not responsible for obtaining or assisting users with obtaining, copyright permissions.

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