ERIC Number: EJ379052
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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A Total Relevance and Document Interaction Effects Model for the Evaluation of Information Retrieval Processes.
Tiamiyu, Mutawakilu; Ajiferuke, Isola Y.
Information Processing and Management, v24 n4 p391-404 1988
Presents a model for information retrieval evaluation based on the notion of total relevance, a function derived from the traditional summation of relevance ratings over the documents in a collection. The model makes explicit the perceptual underpinnings of relevance assessments while allowing for consideration of interdocument dependencies. (37 references) (Author/CLB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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