Multidimensional Scaling, Issue 11

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SAGE, 1978 - Mathematics - 93 pages
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Outlines a set of techniques that enable a researcher to discuss the "hidden structure" of large data bases. These techniques use proximities, measures which indicate how similar or different objects are, to find a configuration of points which reflects the structure in the data.

 

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Contents

Editors Introduction
5
Interpretation of the Configuration
30
Dimensionality
48
ThreeWay Multidimensional Scaling
60
Preparing the Input for Multidimensional Scaling
73
Notes
82
Other Uses for Lines and the Horseshoe Phenomenon
88
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multidimensional scaling
minimum spanning trees
clustering
statistical linguistics
Past President of the Psychometric Society
Past President of the Classification Society of North America
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Fellow of AAAS

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