A Feature Model for Unfolding and Experimental Results

  • Math J. Cande
Part of the Recent Research in Psychology book series (PSYCHOLOGY)

Abstract

A feature model for unfolding and several experimental tests of this model are presented. Though an unfolding model allows more detailed predictions concerning choices as compared to models for stimulus comparison data, such as Restie’s (1961) model and Tversky’s (1972) Elimination By Aspects model, this is the only feature model for unfolding. Empirical studies in which the model is tested, uncover several properties of choices not predicted by conventional geometric models of unfolding.

Keywords

Covariance Zinnes 

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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Math J. Cande
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  1. 1.Mathematical Psychology Group, Nijmegen Institute for Cognition research and Information technology (NICI)University of NijmegenHE NijmegenThe Netherlands

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