Bartholomew, David J.
Overview
Works:  70 works in 440 publications in 6 languages and 9,191 library holdings 

Genres:  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles:  Author, Editor 
Classifications:  H61, 300.724 
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Most widely held works by
David J Bartholomew
Stochastic models for social processes by
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67 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Models for social and occupational mobility; Markov models for educational and manpower systems; Control theory for Markov models; Continuous time models for stratified social systems; Models for duration; Renewal theory models for recruitment and wastage; Renewal theory models for graded social systems; The simple epidemic model for the diffusion of news and rumours; The general epidemic model for the diffusion of news and rumours
67 editions published between 1967 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 1,464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Models for social and occupational mobility; Markov models for educational and manpower systems; Control theory for Markov models; Continuous time models for stratified social systems; Models for duration; Renewal theory models for recruitment and wastage; Renewal theory models for graded social systems; The simple epidemic model for the diffusion of news and rumours; The general epidemic model for the diffusion of news and rumours
Latent variable models and factor analysis by
David J Bartholomew(
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42 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Latent Variable Models and Factor Analysis provides a comprehensive and unified approach to factor analysis and latent variable modeling from a statistical perspective. This book presents a general framework to enable the derivation of the commonly used models, along with updated numerical examples. Nature and interpretation of a latent variable is also introduced along with related techniques for investigating dependency. This book:Provides a unified approach showing how such apparently diverse methods as Latent Class Analysis and Factor Analysis are actually members of the same family. Presen
42 editions published between 1987 and 2013 in English and held by 757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Latent Variable Models and Factor Analysis provides a comprehensive and unified approach to factor analysis and latent variable modeling from a statistical perspective. This book presents a general framework to enable the derivation of the commonly used models, along with updated numerical examples. Nature and interpretation of a latent variable is also introduced along with related techniques for investigating dependency. This book:Provides a unified approach showing how such apparently diverse methods as Latent Class Analysis and Factor Analysis are actually members of the same family. Presen
Statistical techniques for manpower planning by
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34 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
34 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uncertain belief : is it rational to be a Christian? by
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19 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The certainties which underpinned Christian belief have crumbled in a world where science sets the standard of what is true. A rational case for belief must therefore be constructed out of uncertainties. Probability theory provides the tools for measuring and combining uncertainties and is thus the key to progress. This book examines four much debated topics where the logic of uncertain reference can be brought to bear. These are: miracles, the paranormal, God's existence, and the Bible. Given the great diversity of evidence, it is not surprising that opposite conclusions have been drawn by supposedly rational people. An assessment of the state of the argument from a probabilistic perspective is overdue. In this book Professor Bartholomew examines and refutes some of the more extravagant claims, evaluates the weight of some of the quantitative evidence, and provides an answer to the fundamental question: can a rational person be a Christian?
19 editions published between 1996 and 2000 in English and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The certainties which underpinned Christian belief have crumbled in a world where science sets the standard of what is true. A rational case for belief must therefore be constructed out of uncertainties. Probability theory provides the tools for measuring and combining uncertainties and is thus the key to progress. This book examines four much debated topics where the logic of uncertain reference can be brought to bear. These are: miracles, the paranormal, God's existence, and the Bible. Given the great diversity of evidence, it is not surprising that opposite conclusions have been drawn by supposedly rational people. An assessment of the state of the argument from a probabilistic perspective is overdue. In this book Professor Bartholomew examines and refutes some of the more extravagant claims, evaluates the weight of some of the quantitative evidence, and provides an answer to the fundamental question: can a rational person be a Christian?
Measuring intelligence : facts and fallacies by
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15 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book aims to penetrate the mists of controversy, ideology and prejudice by providing a clear nonmathematical framework for the definition and measurement of intelligence derived from modern factor analysis. Building on this framework and drawing on everyday ideas, the author addresses key controversies in a clear and accessible style and explores some of the claims made by wellknown writers in the field such as Stephen Jay Gould and Michael Howe."Jacket
15 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book aims to penetrate the mists of controversy, ideology and prejudice by providing a clear nonmathematical framework for the definition and measurement of intelligence derived from modern factor analysis. Building on this framework and drawing on everyday ideas, the author addresses key controversies in a clear and accessible style and explores some of the claims made by wellknown writers in the field such as Stephen Jay Gould and Michael Howe."Jacket
Mathematical methods in social science by
David J Bartholomew(
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12 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overzicht van de wiskundige en statistische methoden die sociologen gebruiken voor het analyseren van problemen
12 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overzicht van de wiskundige en statistische methoden die sociologen gebruiken voor het analyseren van problemen
God, chance, and purpose : can God have it both ways? by
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15 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Scientific accounts of existence give chance a central role. At the smallest level, quantum theory involves uncertainty and evolution is driven by chance and necessity. These ideas do not fit easily with theology in which chance has been seen as the enemy of purpose. One option is to argue, as proponents of Intelligent Design do, that chance is not real and can be replaced by the work of a Designer. Others adhere to a deterministic theology in which God is in total control. Neither of these views, it is argued, does justice to the complexity of nature or the greatness of God. The thesis of this book is that chance is neither unreal nor nonexistent but an integral part of God's creation. This view is expounded, illustrated and defended by drawing on the resources of probability theory and numerous examples from the natural and social worlds."Jacket
15 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Scientific accounts of existence give chance a central role. At the smallest level, quantum theory involves uncertainty and evolution is driven by chance and necessity. These ideas do not fit easily with theology in which chance has been seen as the enemy of purpose. One option is to argue, as proponents of Intelligent Design do, that chance is not real and can be replaced by the work of a Designer. Others adhere to a deterministic theology in which God is in total control. Neither of these views, it is argued, does justice to the complexity of nature or the greatness of God. The thesis of this book is that chance is neither unreal nor nonexistent but an integral part of God's creation. This view is expounded, illustrated and defended by drawing on the resources of probability theory and numerous examples from the natural and social worlds."Jacket
Manpower and management science by
Institute of Management Sciences(
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19 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
19 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The analysis and interpretation of multivariate data for social scientists by
David J Bartholomew(
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13 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Setting the Scene  Cluster Analysis  Multidimensional Scaling  Correspondence Analysis  Principal Components Analysis Factor Analysis  Factor Analysis for Binary Data  Factor Analysis for Ordered Categorical Variables  Latent Class Analysis for Binary Data
13 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and Greek, Modern and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Setting the Scene  Cluster Analysis  Multidimensional Scaling  Correspondence Analysis  Principal Components Analysis Factor Analysis  Factor Analysis for Binary Data  Factor Analysis for Ordered Categorical Variables  Latent Class Analysis for Binary Data
The statistical approach to social measurement by
David J Bartholomew(
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10 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
10 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aspects of manpower planning: a volume of papers published for the Manpower Society by
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14 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Let's look at the figures: the quantitative approach to human affairs by
David J Bartholomew(
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14 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and Dutch and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published between 1971 and 1974 in English and Dutch and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analysis of multivariate social science data by
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19 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Drawing on the authors' varied experiences working and teaching in the field, Analysis of Multivariate Social Science Data, Second Edition enables a basic understanding of how to use key multivariate methods in the social sciences. With minimal mathematical and statistical knowledge required, this updated edition expands its topics to include regression analysis, confirmatory factor analysis, structural equation models, and multilevel models."Jacket
19 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Drawing on the authors' varied experiences working and teaching in the field, Analysis of Multivariate Social Science Data, Second Edition enables a basic understanding of how to use key multivariate methods in the social sciences. With minimal mathematical and statistical knowledge required, this updated edition expands its topics to include regression analysis, confirmatory factor analysis, structural equation models, and multilevel models."Jacket
God of chance by
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8 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and Italian and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8 editions published between 1984 and 1987 in English and Italian and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Statistics without mathematics by
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12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An ideal primer for students who need an introduction to the concepts of statistics without the added confusion of technical jargon and mathematical language. It introduces the intuitive thinking behind standard procedures, explores the process of informal reasoning, and uses conceptual frameworks to provide a foundation for students new to statistics. It showcases the expertise we have all developed from living in a data saturated society, increases statistical literacy and offers the tools needed to approach statistical mathematics with confidence"Back cover
12 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An ideal primer for students who need an introduction to the concepts of statistics without the added confusion of technical jargon and mathematical language. It introduces the intuitive thinking behind standard procedures, explores the process of informal reasoning, and uses conceptual frameworks to provide a foundation for students new to statistics. It showcases the expertise we have all developed from living in a data saturated society, increases statistical literacy and offers the tools needed to approach statistical mathematics with confidence"Back cover
Manpower planning : selected readings(
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11 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Measurement by
David J Bartholomew(
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7 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides the defining literature on measurement, a cornerstone of social science, to those wishing to acquire and develop their knowledge. Main areas covered include the principles and properties of measurement, the classical, 'landmark' developments, individuallevel measurement and populationlevel measurement
7 editions published in 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides the defining literature on measurement, a cornerstone of social science, to those wishing to acquire and develop their knowledge. Main areas covered include the principles and properties of measurement, the classical, 'landmark' developments, individuallevel measurement and populationlevel measurement
Statistical modelling and latent variables by
Klaus Haagen(
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7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Backbench opinion in the House of Commons, 195559 by
S. E Finer(
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14 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
14 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unobserved variables : models and misunderstandings by
David J Bartholomew(
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10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classical statistical problem typically involves a probability distribution which depends on a number of unknown parameters. The form of the distribution may be known, partially or completely, and inferences have to be made on the basis of a sample of observations drawn from the distribution; often, but not necessarily, a random sample. This brief deals with problems where some of the sample members are either unobserved or hypothetical, the latter category being introduced as a means of better explaining the data. Sometimes we are interested in these kinds of variable themselves and sometimes in the parameters of the distribution. Many problems that can be cast into this form are treated. These include: missing data, mixtures, latent variables, time series and social measurement problems. Although all can be accommodated within a Bayesian framework, most are best treated from first principles
10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The classical statistical problem typically involves a probability distribution which depends on a number of unknown parameters. The form of the distribution may be known, partially or completely, and inferences have to be made on the basis of a sample of observations drawn from the distribution; often, but not necessarily, a random sample. This brief deals with problems where some of the sample members are either unobserved or hypothetical, the latter category being introduced as a means of better explaining the data. Sometimes we are interested in these kinds of variable themselves and sometimes in the parameters of the distribution. Many problems that can be cast into this form are treated. These include: missing data, mixtures, latent variables, time series and social measurement problems. Although all can be accommodated within a Bayesian framework, most are best treated from first principles
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Apologetics Chance Conservative Party (Great Britain) Factor analysis Faith and reasonChristianity GodProof Great Britain Great Britain.Parliament.House of Commons Intelligence tests Intelligent design (Teleology) Labor supply Labour Party (Great Britain) Latent structure analysis Latent variables Linear models (Statistics) Manpower planning Manpower planningMathematical models Manpower planningStatistical methods Manpower policy Mathematical statistics Mathematics Multivariate analysis Personnel management Personnel managementMathematical models Probabilities Providence and government of God Psychological tests Social sciences Social sciencesMathematical models Social sciencesMathematics Social sciencesMethodology Social sciencesStatistical methods Statistical communication theory Statistics StatisticsMethodology Stochastic analysis Stochastic models Stochastic processes Uncertainty Variables (Mathematics)
Alternative Names
Bartholomew, D. J.
Bartholomew, D. J. 1931
Bartholomew, D. J. (David J.)
Bartholomew, D. J. (David John), 1931
Bartholomew, David 1931
Bartholomew, David J. 1931
Bartholomew, David John 1931
Bartolom'ju, D. 1931
David J. Bartholomew
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