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Book Information:

Authors: Yvonne M. M. Bishop, Stephen E. Fienberg and Paul W. Holland

Title: Discrete multivariate analysis: Theory and practice

Additional book information: with the collaboration of Richard J. Light and Frederick Mosteller, MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1975. Second printing with corrections, 1976, x + 557 pp., $30.00.

*Contingency table interactions*, J. Roy. Statist. Soc., Suppl. 2, 248-252.

*Maximum likelihood in three-way contingency tables*, J. Roy. Statist. Soc. Ser. B

**25**(1963), 220–233. MR

**168065**

*Full contingency tables, logits, and split contingency tables*, Biometrics 25, 383-400.

*Multivariate statistical methods in behavioral research*, McGraw-Hill, New York.

*The analysis of binary data*, Methuen & Co., Ltd., London, 1970. MR

**0282453**

*Elements of continuous multivariate analysis*, Addison-Wesley, Reading, Mass.

*Statistical methods for research workers*, Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh.

*Has Mendel's work been rediscovered?,*Ann. Sci. 1, 115-137.

*The negative binomial distribution*, Ann. Eugenics

**11**(1941), 182–187. MR

**6689**

*Statistical methods for rates and proportions*, 2nd ed., Wiley Series in Probability and Mathematical Statistics, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 1981. MR

**622544**

*The estimation of probabilities. An essay on modern Bayesian methods*, Research Monograph, No. 30, The M.I.T. Press, Cambridge, Mass., 1965. MR

**0185724**

*The analysis of cross-classified data: independence, quasi-independence, and interaction in contingency tables with or without missing entries*, J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 63, 1091-1131.

*On partitioning $\chi ^{2}$ and detecting partial association in three-way contingency tables*, J. Roy. Statist. Soc. Ser. B

**31**(1969), 486–498. MR

**269066**

*The multivariate analysis of qualitative data: interactions among multiple classifications*, J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 65, 226-256.

*The analysis of multidimensional contingency tables: stepwise procedures and direct estimation methods for building models for multiple classifications*, Technometrics 13, 33-61.

*Partitioning of chi-square, analysis of marginal contingency tables and estimation of expected frequencies in multidimensional contingency tables*, J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 66, 339-344.

*A modified multiple regression approach to the analysis of dichotomous variables*, Amer. Sociological Rev. 37, 28-46.

*A general model for the analysis of surveys*, Amer. J. Sociology 77, 1035-1086.

*Causal analysis of data from panel studies and other kinds of surveys*(unpublished).

*Measures of association for cross-classifications*, J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 49, 732-764.

*Measures of association for cross-classifications*. II, J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 54, 123-163.

*Measures of association for cross classifications. III. Approximate sampling theory*, J. Amer. Statist. Assoc.

**58**(1963), 310–364. MR

**156400**

*Measures of association for cross-classifications*. IV, J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 67, 415-421.

*The analysis of frequency data*, Statistical Research Monographs, Vol. IV, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, Ill.-London, 1974. MR

**0408098**

*The chi-squared distribution*, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York-London-Sydney, 1969. MR

**0253452**

*Models for complex contingency tables and polychotomous response curves*, Biometrics 22, 83-110.

*Analysing qualitative data*, Methuen’s Monographs on Applied Probability and Statistics, Methuen & Co., Ltd., London; John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 1961. MR

**0124114**

*Association and estimation in contingency tables*, J. Amer. Statist. Assoc.

**63**(1968), 1–28. MR

**230442**

*Multivariate log-linear probability models for the analysis of qualitative data*, Discussion Paper No. 1, Center for Statistics and Probability, Northwestern Univ., Evanston, III.

*A statistical technique*, Science 196, 156-157.

*On a criterion that a given system of deviations from the probable in the case of a corrolated system of variables is such that it can reasonably be supposed to have arisen from random sampling*, Philosophical Mag. 50, 157-175.

*The analysis of categorical data*, Griffin, London.

Review Information:

Reviewer: Marc Nerlove

Reviewer: S. James Press

Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.

**84**(1978), 470-480

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9904-1978-14496-6