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Measurement as structural theory

  • Louis Guttman


Public Policy Statistical Theory Structural Theory 
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References for publications of Louis Guttman

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Louis Guttman
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  1. 1.Hebrew University and Israel Institute of Applied Social ResearchUSA

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