The Resource The theory that would not die : how Bayes' rule cracked the enigma code, hunted down Russian submarines, and emerged triumphant from two centuries of controversy, Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
The theory that would not die : how Bayes' rule cracked the enigma code, hunted down Russian submarines, and emerged triumphant from two centuries of controversy, Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
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 Bayes' rule appears to be a straightforward, oneline theorem: by updating our initial beliefs with objective new information, we get a new and improved belief. This is an account of Bayes' rule for general readers, Sharon Bertsch McGrayne explores this theorem and the human obsessions surrounding it
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 The theory that would not die : how Bayes' rule cracked the enigma code, hunted down Russian submarines, and emerged triumphant from two centuries of controversy
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 The theory that would not die
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 how Bayes' rule cracked the enigma code, hunted down Russian submarines, and emerged triumphant from two centuries of controversy
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 Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
 Language
 eng
 Summary
 Bayes' rule appears to be a straightforward, oneline theorem: by updating our initial beliefs with objective new information, we get a new and improved belief. This is an account of Bayes' rule for general readers, Sharon Bertsch McGrayne explores this theorem and the human obsessions surrounding it
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 McGrayne, Sharon Bertsch
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 519.5'42
 519.542
 519.542
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 index present
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 non fiction
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 Bayesian statistical decision theory
 Mathematics
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 specialized
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 The theory that would not die : how Bayes' rule cracked the enigma code, hunted down Russian submarines, and emerged triumphant from two centuries of controversy, Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
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 Includes bibliographical references and index
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 9780300169690
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 24 cm.
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 288 p.
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 9780300169690
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 (hbk.)
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 The theory that would not die : how Bayes' rule cracked the enigma code, hunted down Russian submarines, and emerged triumphant from two centuries of controversy, Sharon Bertsch McGrayne
 Bibliography note
 Includes bibliographical references and index
 Control code
 9780300169690
 Dimensions
 24 cm.
 Extent
 288 p.
 Isbn
 9780300169690
 Isbn Type
 (hbk.)
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