[Rd] Documentation bug in kruskal.test (PR#10404)

From: <bornkamp_at_statistik.uni-dortmund.de>
Date: Wed, 7 Nov 2007 13:30:23 +0100 (CET)


Full_Name: Björn Bornkamp
Version: 2.6.0
OS: Windows XP
Submission from: (NULL) (129.217.207.144)

The literature reference in the documentation for the function kruskal.test is:

Myles Hollander & Douglas A. Wolfe (1973), Nonparametric statistical inference. New York: John Wiley & Sons. Pages 115¬–120.

But I believe it should be

Myles Hollander & Douglas A. Wolfe (1973), Nonparametric statistical methods. New York: John Wiley & Sons. Pages 115¬–120.

There is a different book from Jean Gibbons called "Nonparametric statistical inference", but I believe it does not describe the corrected Kruskal Wallis test statistic, when there are ties in the data...



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