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

Title 
Comparing fit of nonsubsuming probability models

Issue Date
1985

Type
Article

Abstract
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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other: doi:10.1177/014662168500900301

Suggested Citation
Alvord, Gregory; Macready, George B.. (1985). Comparing fit of nonsubsuming probability models. Retrieved from the University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy, http://purl.umn.edu/107572.


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