Galois Connections in Data Analysis: Contributions from the Soviet Era and Modern Russian Research

@inproceedings{Kuznetsov2005GaloisCI,
  title={Galois Connections in Data Analysis: Contributions from the Soviet Era and Modern Russian Research},
  author={Sergei O. Kuznetsov},
  booktitle={Formal Concept Analysis},
  year={2005}
}
A retrospective survey of several research directions at the All-Soviet (now All-Russia) Institute for Scientific and Technical Information (VINITI), as well as research represented in several VINITI editions, is proposed. In a number of papers of the 1970-1980s, taxonomies (classifications) were naturally considered as lattices. Several problems of classification required consideration of tolerance relations as a model of similarity of objects. Such relations define symmetric formal contexts… CONTINUE READING