[R] enhanced MDS

From: Karen Kotschy <karen_at_biology.biol.wits.ac.za>
Date: Tue 28 Jun 2005 - 21:38:34 EST


Hi again

Sorry, in looking again at sammon and isoMDS I see that they seem to do exactly what I want, except that they are non-metric, which means, as I understand it, that they relate the rank orders of the variables rather than the actual distances.

Could I use these non-metric MDS packages even if my distances are metric?

Thanks
Karen

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Karen Kotschy
Centre for Water in the Environment
University of the Witwatersrand
Johannesburg

P/Bag X3, Wits, 2050
Tel: +2711 717-6425

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