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The Resource Counting for something : statistical principles and personalities, William S. Peters

Counting for something : statistical principles and personalities, William S. Peters

Label
Counting for something : statistical principles and personalities
Title
Counting for something
Title remainder
statistical principles and personalities
Statement of responsibility
William S. Peters
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peters, William Stanley
Dewey number
519.5/09
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA276.15
LC item number
.P47 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Springer texts in statistics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Statistics
  • Statistique
  • Statistik
  • Geschichte
Label
Counting for something : statistical principles and personalities, William S. Peters
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [261]-268
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Statistics--the word -- Distributions -- Special averages -- Making comparisons -- Probability -- Craps and binomial -- Horsekicks, deadly quarrels, and flying bombs -- Normal distribution -- Political arithmetic -- Regression and correlation -- Karl Pearson -- Pearson to Gosset to Fisher -- More regression -- R.A. Fisher -- Sampling: polls and surveys -- Quality control -- Principal components and factor analysis -- Jerzy Neyman -- The Bayesian bandwagon -- Observational studies and program evaluation -- Nonparametrics and robust methods -- Statistics--a summing up
Control code
13580827
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 275 pages
Isbn
9780387963648
Lccn
86011866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1033211
Label
Counting for something : statistical principles and personalities, William S. Peters
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [261]-268
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Statistics--the word -- Distributions -- Special averages -- Making comparisons -- Probability -- Craps and binomial -- Horsekicks, deadly quarrels, and flying bombs -- Normal distribution -- Political arithmetic -- Regression and correlation -- Karl Pearson -- Pearson to Gosset to Fisher -- More regression -- R.A. Fisher -- Sampling: polls and surveys -- Quality control -- Principal components and factor analysis -- Jerzy Neyman -- The Bayesian bandwagon -- Observational studies and program evaluation -- Nonparametrics and robust methods -- Statistics--a summing up
Control code
13580827
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 275 pages
Isbn
9780387963648
Lccn
86011866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1033211

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