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The interpretation of Bradford’s law in terms of geometric progression

  • V. A. Yatsko
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Abstract

This paper suggests interpreting Bradford’s law in terms of a geometric progression; it introduces a constant, which allows simplifying the application of the law, and outlines the methodology for using the law to analyze the data related to various subject areas.

Keywords

Bradford’s law geometric progression statistical text analysis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Katanov State University of KhakasiaAbakanRussia

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