Assessing the Reliability of the Estimated Posterior Probabilities of Group Membership

  1. Geoffrey J. McLachlan

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471725293.ch11

Discriminant Analysis and Statistical Pattern Recognition

Discriminant Analysis and Statistical Pattern Recognition

How to Cite

McLachlan, G. J. (1992) Assessing the Reliability of the Estimated Posterior Probabilities of Group Membership, in Discriminant Analysis and Statistical Pattern Recognition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471725293.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 27 MAR 1992

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471615316

Online ISBN: 9780471725299

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Keywords:

  • group membership;
  • posterior probabilities;
  • log odds;
  • covariance matrices;
  • estimation theory

Summary

This chapter includes the following topics:

  • Introduction

  • Distribution of Sample Posterior Probabilities

  • Further Approaches to Interval Estimation of Posterior Probabilities of Group Membership