Accession Number : AD0653722
Title : CONFERENCE ON CLUSTER ANALYSIS OF MULTIVARIATE DATA, NEW ORLEANS, LA., DECEMBER 9, 10 AND LL.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : CATHOLIC UNIV OF AMERICA WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Lorr,Maurice ; Lyerly,Samuel B.
Report Date : JUN 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 323
Abstract : Contents: Some critical issues and problems in cluster analysis; Methods of cluster or typological analysis; Review of clustering methods in biological taxonomy; Mutual development of theory and method in objective analysis of personality structure; Principles of behavioral taxonomy and the mathematical basis of the taxonome computer program; Comparative cluster analysis of variables and individuals (Holzinger Abilities and the MMPI); Comparison of two techniques for finding the minimum sum-squared error partition; Rotating principal axes into approximately mutually exclusive categories; Cluster analysis and the search for structure underlying individual differences in psychological phenomena; the MAXOF clustering model; Multivariate analysis of qualitative data; Classification so as to relate to outside variables; Investigation of reliability of different profile similarity indices.
Descriptors : (*PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS, *MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS), SOCIAL SCIENCES, SOCIOMETRICS, FACTOR ANALYSIS, BIOMETRY, PERSONALITY TESTS, SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY, ITERATIONS, BEHAVIOR, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, ALGORITHMS, DIAGNOSIS(MEDICINE), CLASSIFICATION, PSYCHIATRY, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, SYMPOSIA
Subject Categories : Sociology and Law
Statistics and Probability
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE