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ERIC Number: EJ376548
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Subjective Probability and Information Retrieval: A Review of the Psychological Literature.
Thompson, Paul
Journal of Documentation, v44 n2 p119-43 Jun 1988
Reviews the subjective probability estimation literature of six schools of human judgement and decision making: decision theory, behavioral decision theory, psychological decision theory, social judgement theory, information integration theory, and attribution theory. Implications for probabilistic information retrieval are discussed, including techniques for removing bias from the judgement process. (66 references) (CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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