can be approached from two different angles. The factor reflection is either a change of the signs of a specific set of factor loadings from positive (+) to negative (-) or, as previously mentioned, the other direction.

FACTOR REFLECTION: "When we change the numerical sign (be it positive or even negative) of a set of factor loadings, we're undertaking a factor reflection."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FACTOR REFLECTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/factor-reflection/ (accessed April 19, 2021).