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Inferences from sociological survey data--a unified approach [by] J.K. Lindsey.

[1st ed.].. San Francisco, Jossey-Bass, 1973.
ISBN 9780875891842, 0875891845

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Subjects Enquêtes sociales.
Social surveys.
Sociologie -- Méthodes statistiques.
Sociology -- Statistical methods.
Statistische Schlussweise.
Series Jossey-Bass/Elsevier international series.
Progress in mathematical social sciences.
Description xii, 163 pages illustrations 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 157-159).
Contents Basic concepts -- The data -- Probability distributions -- Determination of plausible values of the parameters -- Mathematical models -- Analysis within a group: probability models -- The problem of combining responses -- Metric data -- Ordinal and multidimensional data -- Relationships among responses -- Further aspects of analysis within a group -- Dependence analysis for dichotomous response variables -- Relationships among groups -- Differences among groups -- Conditional probability distributions -- Complex models with a dichotomous response variable -- Complex dependence relationships -- Regression models -- Further examples -- Departures from a model -- Polychotomous and multivariate responses -- Analysis of multiple responses -- Inferences from polychotomous responses -- Mathematical models for polychotomous responses -- Multivariate data -- Inferences for models with many parameters -- Data reduction and classification -- Comparison and grouping of individuals -- Reducing the number of variables -- Classification -- Segmentation -- Reducing the number of values of the response variable -- A specialized example: social mobility -- Analysis of social mobility -- Indices of social mobility -- Social mobility as a process -- Conclusion -- Appendix 1: Statistical inference -- Appendix 2: Numerical methods.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)802894
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WorldCat Identities Lindsey, James K.
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