By Leo A. Goodman

In 1954, ahead of the period of modem excessive velocity desktops, Leo A. Goodman and William H. Kruskal released the fmt of a sequence of 4 landmark papers on measures of organization for go classifications. by way of describing every one of a number of move classifications utilizing a number of interpretable measures, they aimed to lead different investigators within the use of good facts summaries. as a result of their readability of exposition, and their considerate statistical method of any such complicated challenge, the information during this paper is as worthy and significant at the present time because it was once on its e-book 25 years in the past. in a cross-classification through a unmarried quantity inevita­ Summarizing organization bly loses info. simply by way of the considerate selection of a degree of organization can one desire to lose in basic terms the fewer very important details and hence arrive at a passable facts precis. The sequence of 4 papers reprinted the following function a good consultant to the alternative of such measures and their use.

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