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ERIC Number: EJ359730
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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The Maximal Value of a Zipf Size Variable: Sampling Properties and Relationship to Other Parameters.
Tague, Jean; Nicholls, Paul
Information Processing and Management, v23 n3 p155-70 1987
Examines relationships among the parameters of the Zipf size-frequency distribution as well as its sampling properties. Highlights include its importance in bibliometrics, tables for the sampling distribution of the maximal value of a finite Zipf distribution, and an approximation formula for confidence intervals. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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