Statistical Theory & Methods

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The Fascination of Statistics

1st Edition

February 24, 1986

This book demonstrates how numbers open up new ways of thinking about problems and addresses current issues for which statistics has practical applications. The articles are classified according to probability, condensing data, testing, estimation, experimental design, prediction, and modelling....

Applied Regression Analysis and Experimental Design

1st Edition

Richard J. Brook, Gregory C. Arnold
April 25, 1985

For a solid foundation of important statistical methods, the concise, single-source text unites linear regression with analysis of experiments and provides students with the practical understanding needed to apply theory in real data analysis problems.Stressing principles while keeping...

Bayesian Analysis of Linear Models

1st Edition

December 06, 1984

With Bayesian statistics rapidly becoming accepted as a way to solve applied statisticalproblems, the need for a comprehensive, up-to-date source on the latest advances in thisfield has arisen.Presenting the basic theory of a large variety of linear models from a Bayesian viewpoint,Bayesian...

Analysis of Survival Data

1st Edition

D.R. Cox, David Oakes
June 01, 1984

This monograph contains many ideas on the analysis of survival data to present a comprehensive account of the field. The value of survival analysis is not confined to medical statistics, where the benefit of the analysis of data on such factors as life expectancy and duration of periods of freedom...

Classification and Regression Trees

1st Edition

Leo Breiman, Jerome Friedman, Charles J. Stone, R.A. Olshen
January 01, 1984

The methodology used to construct tree structured rules is the focus of this monograph. Unlike many other statistical procedures, which moved from pencil and paper to calculators, this text's use of trees was unthinkable before computers. Both the practical and theoretical sides have been developed...


1st Edition

September 27, 1983

This concise, easy-to-follow book stimulates interest and develops proficiency in statisticalanalysis. Packed full of helpful exercises-covering a wide variety of conditions,random patterns, and simple models-Understanding Randomness presents a logical sequenceof study, through practice in...

Applied Statistics - Principles and Examples

1st Edition

D.R. Cox, E. J. Snell
September 30, 1981

This book outlines some of the general ideas involved in applying statistical methods. It discusses some special problems, to illustrate both the general principles and important specific techniques of analysis. The book is intended for students interested in statistical methods....

Classroom Supplement to Regression Analysis and its Application: A Data-Oriented Approach

1st Edition

Richard F. Gunst
September 01, 1981

This book describes a comprehensive regression analysis to the conduct of scientific research. It outlines theoretical principals underlying the techniques utilized in regression analysis and illustrates their application on a variety of data sets....

Theoretical Statistics

1st Edition

D.R. Cox, D.V. Hinkley
September 06, 1979

A text that stresses the general concepts of the theory of statistics Theoretical Statistics provides a systematic statement of the theory of statistics, emphasizing general concepts rather than mathematical rigor. Chapters 1 through 3 provide an overview of statistics and discuss some of the basic...

Statistical Inference

1st Edition

S.D. Silvey
March 01, 1975

Statistics is a subject with a vast field of application, involving problems which vary widely in their character and complexity.However, in tackling these, we use a relatively small core of central ideas and methods. This book attempts to concentrateattention on these ideas: they are placed in a...

Design of Experiments: A Realistic Approach

1st Edition

Virgil L. Anderson, Robert A. McLean
February 01, 1974

The book is written for anyone who wants to design experiments, carry them out, and analyze the results. The authors provide a clear-cut, practical approach to designing experiments in any discipline and explain the general principles upon which such design is based. The reader then can apply these...