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Title Bayesian evaluation of informative hypotheses / Herbert Hoijtink, Irene Klugkist, Paul A. Boelen, editors
Published New York : Springer, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xi, 361 pages) : illustrations
Series Statistics for social and behavioral sciences
Statistics for social and behavioral sciences.
Contents A philosophical foundation of null, alternative and informative hypotheses, Jan-Willem Romeijn and Rens van de Schoot -- Famous psychological data sets and hypotheses, Paul Boelen and Herbert Hoijtink -- Sampling the posterior distributions of inequality constrained models, Irene Klugkist and Joris Mulder -- Encompassing priors, Irene Klugkist -- Intrinsic bayes factors, Jim Berger -- Bayes factors without priors, Valen Johnson -- Applications of bayes factors based on differenct prior distributions to classical psychological data sets, Paul Boelen, Floryt van Wesel and Herbert Hoijtink -- The bayes factor versus hypothesis testing using P-values, Susie Bayarri -- The bayes factor versus other model selection criteria, Ming Chen -- Inequality constrained latent class analysis, Herbert Hoijtink -- Inequality constrained multilevel analysis, Bernet Kato and Paul Boelen -- Inequality constrained analysis of contingency tables, Olav Laudy and Paul Boelen -- A philosopher of sciences view on informed hypotheses, Colin Howson -- A psychologists view on informed hypotheses, Marcel van den Hout and Marleen Rijkeboer -- A statisticians view on informed hypotheses, Jay Myung
Summary Offers the philosophical, statistical and psychological foundation for the evaluation of informed hypotheses
Analysis Bayesian statistics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Psychology -- Statistical methods
Bayesian statistical decision theory.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Research & Methodology.
Decisión bayesiana, Teoría de la
Bayesian statistical decision theory
Psychology -- Statistical methods
Entscheidung bei Unsicherheit
Methode van Bayes.
Psychology -- statistical methods.
Form Electronic book
Author Hoijtink, Herbert.
Klugkist, Irene.
Boelen, Paul A.
LC no. 2008935524
ISBN 9780387096124