Re: [Rd] Standardized Pearson residuals

From: Jari Oksanen <>
Date: Tue, 15 Mar 2011 15:22:20 +0200

On 15/03/11 13:17 PM, "peter dalgaard" <> wrote:

> On Mar 15, 2011, at 04:40 , Brett Presnell wrote:

>>>> Background: I'm currently teaching an undergrad/grad-service course from
>>>> Agresti's "Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis (2nd edn)" and
>>>> deviance residuals are not used in the text.  For now I'll just provide
>>>> the students with a simple function to use, but I prefer to use R's
>>>> native capabilities whenever possible.
>>> Incidentally, chisq.test will have a stdres component in 2.13.0 for
>>> much the same reason.
>> Thank you.  That's one more thing I won't have to provide code for
>> anymore.  Coincidentally, Agresti mentioned this to me a week or two ago
>> as something that he felt was missing, so that's at least two people who
>> will be happy to see this added.

> And of course, I was teaching a course based on Agresti & Franklin:
> "Statistics, The Art and Science of Learning from Data", when I realized that
> R was missing standardized residuals.
So nobody uses McCullagh & Nelder: "Generalized Linear Models" in teaching, since they don't realize that R is missing Anscombe residuals, too?

Cheers, Jari Oksanen mailing list Received on Tue 15 Mar 2011 - 13:26:42 GMT

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