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A Latent Class Multidimensional Scaling Model for Two-Way One-Mode Continuous Rating Dissimilarity Data


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  • J. Vera


  • Rodrigo Macías


  • Willem Heiser


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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Psychometrika.

    Volume (Year): 74 (2009)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 297-315

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    Handle: RePEc:spr:psycho:v:74:y:2009:i:2:p:297-315

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    Keywords: multidimensional scaling; clustering; latent class analysis; finite mixture model; maximum likelihood; simulated annealing; iterative majorization; Monte Carlo simulation;


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    1. J. Vera & Rodrigo Macías & Willem Heiser, 2013. "Cluster Differences Unfolding for Two-Way Two-Mode Preference Rating Data," Journal of Classification, Springer, vol. 30(3), pages 370-396, October.


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