Accession Number:

AD0712465

Title:

A NEW METHOD OF MULTIDIMENSIONAL SCALING.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

The paper is based on a particular multidimensional scaling technique. The first part describes the objectives and introduces goodness of fit measure, called stress the second part discusses some problems associated with technique, focusing on the concept of stress in the third part, an alternative goodness of fit measure, is proposed, together with a different procedure for doing multidimensional scaling. Part three also includes a discussion of superiorities of goodness of fit measures. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE