Dimensionality of Nations Project
Quarterly technical rept. no. 2, 1 Jun-31 Aug 1968
HAWAII UNIV HONOLULU DEPT OF POLITICAL SCIENCE
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An analysis of U.N. voting for 1963 delimited four major issue dimensions sanctions against racial discrimination, U.N. procedures, Union of South Africa, and cold war. Since 1955 there has been a considerable shift of nonaligned nations, such as Egypt, India, and Indonesia, away from the Soviet position. Revisions of a mathematical model of foreign conflict behavior were tested on a global sample of dyads and for subsamples involving the same actor. Testing of a missing data estimation program was finished, programming of a canonical analysis program was begun, and the projects major factor analysis program was revised to increase its speed.
- Government and Political Science