R/contrast.r

Defines functions contr.mean

Documented in contr.mean

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#  rmutil : A Library of Special Functions for Repeated Measurements
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#  SYNOPSIS
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#     contr.mean(n, contrasts=TRUE)
#
#  DESCRIPTION
#
#    A function to provide correct constraints about the mean
#  (correcting contr.sum)

contr.mean <- function(n, contrasts=TRUE){
	if(length(n) <= 1){
		if(is.numeric(n)&&length(n)==1&&n>1)levels <- 1:n
		else stop("Not enough degrees of freedom to define contrasts")}
	else levels <- n
	lenglev <- length(levels)
	if(contrasts){
		cont <- array(0,c(lenglev,lenglev-1),
			list(levels,levels[1:(lenglev-1)]))
		cont[col(cont)==row(cont)] <- 1
		cont[lenglev,] <- -1}
	else {
		cont <- array(0,c(lenglev,lenglev),list(levels,levels))
		cont[col(cont) == row(cont)] <- 1}
	cont}
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