Accession Number : AD0653722
Title : CONFERENCE ON CLUSTER ANALYSIS OF MULTIVARIATE DATA, NEW ORLEANS, LA., DECEMBER 9, 10 AND 11
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : CATHOLIC UNIV OF AMERICA WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Lorr, Maurice ; Lyerly, Samuel B
PDF Url : AD0653722
Report Date : Jun 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 324
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 : *MULTIVARIATE ANALYSIS, *PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTS, ALGORITHMS, BEHAVIOR, BIOMETRY, CLASSIFICATION, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DIAGNOSIS(MEDICINE), FACTOR ANALYSIS, ITERATIONS, PERSONALITY TESTS, PSYCHIATRY, SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY, SOCIAL SCIENCES, SOCIOMETRICS, STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, SYMPOSIA
Subject Categories : Sociology and Law
Statistics and Probability
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE