Typologies and Taxonomies
An Introduction to Classification Techniques
- Kenneth D. Bailey - UCLA, USA
Quantitative/Statistical Research (General)
Kenneth D Bailey addresses these questions and shows how classification methods can be used to improve research. Beginning with an exploration of the advantages and disadvantages of classification procedures, the book covers topics such as: clustering procedures including agglomerative and divisive methods; the relationship among various classification techniques; how clustering methods compare with related statistical techniques; classification resources; and software packages for use in clustering techniques.