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Quantification of categorical, or non-numerical, data is a problem that scientists face across a wide range of disciplines. Exploring data analysis in various areas of research, such as the social sciences and biology, Multidimensional Nonlinear Descriptive Analysis presents methods for analyzing categorical data that are not necessarily sam
Motivation. Quantification with Different Perspectives.
Historical Overview. Conceptual Preliminaries. Technical Preliminaries. Contingency Tables. Multiple-Choice Data. Sorting Data. Forced Classification of Incidence Data. Paired Comparison Data. Rank Order Data. Successive Categories Data. Further Topics of Interest. Further Perspectives. Index.