Various relationships between several monks at a monastery collected over time.
sampson is a list whose entries are 18x18 matrices representing
the pairwise relationships between 18 monks. The names of the monks
are given as the row/column names of each matrix.
Each matrix encodes a different relationship (there are a total of 10) described by the corresponding name field of the list.
F. S. Sampson. A novitiate in a period of change: An experimental and case study of social relationships. PhD thesis, Cornell University. 1968.
mmsb.collapsed.gibbs.sampler is an example of a
function which can model the structure of this data set.