1 - 6 of 6 articles
Asymptotic distribution functions of extremes were applied to sequences of various events; duration of marriages before divorce, length of courtship periods before engagement, loss of information from memory, and retrieval of words belonging to a specified category, etc. There are a large number...
The Cold War has two kinds of effect in the modern world system. The first one is the excess defense spending of each individual country, specially that of both US and USSR, which probably weakened both big economies. The second one is to bring about serious regional conflicts in the world. This...
In the present paper, it is proved that the latent Markov chain (LMC) model and the latent mixed Markov chain (LMMC) model are equivalent, and it is shown that LMC model can be applied to various dynamic latent structure models based on the Markov chain model. A numerical example is also...
The authors developed a new latent trait model for polytomous data. A unique feature of this model is that it explains the psychological process through which a subject reaches correct or wrong responses. This model is an integration of two parts. One part discriminates states of knowledge,...
This paper presents a mathematical analysis of magical numbers on human memory span. This analysis shows that, if memory is hierarchically organized, (1) the optimal chunk size of human short-term memory (STM) may be 7.34… ± 1.74 … for an exhaustive search strategy and 3.59 … ± 0.49 … for a...
The secularization thesis contends that religious affiliation and religious commitment (religious faith) decline as a nation undegoes industrialization, being supplanted, at least in part, by the growing impact of science and technology. But the secularization thesis is by no means universally...
Read and print from thousands of top scholarly journals.
Continue with Facebook
Log in with Microsoft
Already have an account? Log in
Bookmark this article. You can see your Bookmarks on your DeepDyve Library.
To save an article, log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
Sign Up Log In
To subscribe to email alerts, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.
To get new article updates from a journal on your personalized homepage, please log in first, or sign up for a DeepDyve account if you don’t already have one.