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On Cluster Methods for Qualitative Data II

  • G. Herden
Part of the Studies in Classification, Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization book series (STUDIES CLASS)

Abstract

The aim of this note is twofold. At first we present a uniquely determined best goodness criterion G for qualitative data. Then we propose an algorithm in order to obtain finally some appropriate classification with respect to G. This algorithm applies in particular to the case when a user is interested in classifications which satisfy some overlapping criterion.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin · Heidelberg 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Herden
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  1. 1.Fachbereich MathematikUniversität/GH EssenEssen 1Germany

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