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Comparing fit of nonsubsuming probability models
Alvord, Gregory; Macready, George B. (1985)

Comparing fit of nonsubsuming probability models

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A "mixture" probability model that incorporates two component models defined by nonsubsuming sets of parameters is introduced, and a strategy for using this model in the selection of a preferred component model is developed. Example applications of the suggested strategy are considered for the special case in which the Rasch item response model and a Latent State Mastery model are the component models compared. Simulated data sets generated under each of these models were used to provide example applications of the proposed model selection strategy.

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Alvord, Gregory; Macready, George B.. (1985). Comparing fit of nonsubsuming probability models. Retrieved from the University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy,

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