Illustrative Psychological Data and Hypotheses for Bayesian Inequality Constrained Analysis of Variance

  • Paul A. BoelenEmail author
  • Herbert Hoijtink
Part of the Statistics for Social and Behavioral Sciences book series (SSBS)


In this chapter, three datasets from existing psychological research programs will be introduced that allow for an investigation of differences between groups on a single outcome variable. The first dataset was gathered to study amnesia in people with Dissociative Identity Disorder. The second dataset was originally generated to study emotional reactivity and emotional regulation in children subjected to different kinds of social evaluation by peers. The third dataset was obtained from research on coping with loss that, among other purposes, was used to study gender differences in coping. These three datasets will be used in subsequent chapters to illustrate Bayesian inequality constrained analysis of variance.


Emotional Reactivity Depressed Mood Feedback Condition Recognition Score Complicated Grief 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Clinical and Health PsychologyUtrecht UniversityUtrechtThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department of Methodology and StatisticsUtrecht UniversityUtrechtThe Netherlands

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