Dr. Wijbrandt H. van Schuur

Department of Sociology /ICS

University of Groningen

Grote Rozenstraat 31,

9712 TG Groningen


Tel: +31 50 363 6436/6218 (secr.); 

Fax: +31 31 50 363 6226


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Interested in measurement issues, especially in surveys. Developed nonparametric models for unfolding and the circumplex, in analogy to Mokken's cumulative scaling procedure. Wrote the PREFMAP documentation for the MDS(X) project. Teaches an MDS-course in Groningen on a regular basis.