Princeton University Library Catalog

Models for probability and statistical inference : theory and applications / James H. Stapleton.

Author:
Stapleton, James H., 1931- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Interscience, c2008.
Description:
xiii, 440 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series:
Wiley series in probability and statistics. [More in this series]
Summary note:
"Models for Probability and Statistical Inference was written over a five-year period and serves as a comprehensive treatment of the fundamentals of probability and statistical inference. With detailed theoretical coverage found throughout the book, readers acquire the fundamentals needed to advance to more specialized topics, such as sampling, linear models, design of experiments, statistical computing, survival analysis, and bootstrapping."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 378-380) and index.
Contents:
1. Probability Models -- 2. Special Discrete Distributions -- 3. Continuous Random Variables -- 4. Special Continuous Distributions -- 5. Conditional Distributions -- 6. Moment Generating Functions and Limit Theory -- 7. Estimation -- 8. Testing Hypotheses -- 9. The Multivariate Normal, Chi-square, t, and F Distributions -- 10. Nonparametric Statistics -- 11. Linear Models -- 12. Frequency Data -- 13. Miscellaneous Topics.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780470073728 (cloth)
  • 0470073721 (cloth)
LCCN:
2007013726
OCLC:
122338172
RCP:
C - S