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Psychometrika

, Volume 48, Issue 4, pp 541–552 | Cite as

Some types of clustering with relational constraints

  • Anuška Ferligoj
  • Vladimir Batagelj
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Abstract

For the clustering problem with general (not necessarily symmetric) relational constraints, different sets of feasible clusterings, also called clustering types, determined by the same relation, can be defined. In this paper some clustering types are discussed and adaptations of the hierarchical clustering method compatible with these clustering types are proposed.

Key words

graphs hierarchical clustering clustering with relational constraints 

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© The Psychometric Society 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Anuška Ferligoj
    • 1
  • Vladimir Batagelj
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Sociology, Political Sciences and JournalismUniversity Edvard KardeljLjubljanaYugoslavia

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