Joint Sequence Analysis

  title={Joint Sequence Analysis},
  author={Raffaella Piccarreta},
  journal={Sociological Methods \& Research},
  pages={252 - 287}
  • R. Piccarreta
  • Published 1 March 2017
  • Mathematics
  • Sociological Methods & Research
In its standard formulation, sequence analysis aims at finding typical patterns in a set of life courses represented as sequences. Recently, some proposals have been introduced to jointly analyze sequences defined on different domains (e.g., work career, partnership, and parental histories). We introduce measures to evaluate whether a set of domains are interrelated and their joint analysis justified. Also, we discuss about the quality of the results obtained using joint sequence analysis. In… Expand

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