Obtaining Partitions of a Set of Hard or Fuzzy Partitions

  • Allan D. Gordon
  • Maurizio Vichi
Part of the Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization book series (STUDIES CLASS)


The paper presents methodology for obtaining a (secondary) partition of a set of (hard or fuzzy) primary partitions, specifying a consensus fuzzy partition for each of the classes in the secondary partition.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Allan D. Gordon
    • 1
  • Maurizio Vichi
    • 2
  1. 1.University of St AndrewsSt AndrewsScotland
  2. 2.‘La Sapienza’ University of RomeItaly

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