Ranking and Prioritization for Multi-indicator Systems

Introduction to Partial Order Applications

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-8476-0 (Print) 978-1-4419-8477-7 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxv

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    Pages 1-11

    Why Prioritization, Why Ranking

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    Pages 13-23

    Partial Order and Hasse Diagrams

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    Pages 25-42

    Simple Combinatorial Structures

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    Pages 43-55

    Sensitivity and Ambiguity

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    Pages 57-74

    Structures of Partial Orders

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    Pages 75-96

    Hasse Diagrams Based on Transformed Data Matrices

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    Pages 97-115

    Reducing the Number of Incomparabilities

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    Pages 117-133

    Formal Concept Analysis

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    Pages 135-153

    Methods to Obtain Linear or Weak Order by Means of Partial Order

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    Pages 155-167

    Comparison of Partial, Linear, and Weak Orders

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    Pages 169-199

    Illustrative Case Studies

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    Pages 201-219

    Case Study: Child Development (Sociology)

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    Pages 221-239

    Case Study: Stream Channel Stability Infrastructure at Bridge Crossings (Engineering Sciences)

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    Pages 241-255

    Case Study: Watershed Analysis (Hydrology)

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    Pages 257-270

    Case Study: Environmental Performance Index (EPI) (Human and Environmental Health)

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    Pages 271-278

    Partial Order and Related Disciplines

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    Pages 279-289

    Partial Order and Software

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    Pages 291-303

    Ranking and Prioritization with Partial Order for Multi-indicator Systems – An Integrative View with a Look Forward

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 305-337