Cover: Basic Principles for Construction and Application of Discriminators

Basic Principles for Construction and Application of Discriminators

Published in: Journal of Clinical Psychology, v. 6, no. 1, Jan. 1950, p. 58-61

Posted on rand.org 1950

by George W. Brown

This paper deals with the classification of an individual into one of two or more categories, on the basis of observations made on the individual together with a knowledge of the statistical distributions of the observed quantities for individuals within each of the possible categories.

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