The Resource A History of Inverse Probability : From Thomas Bayes to Karl Pearson, by Andrew I. Dale, (electronic resource)

A History of Inverse Probability : From Thomas Bayes to Karl Pearson, by Andrew I. Dale, (electronic resource)

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A History of Inverse Probability : From Thomas Bayes to Karl Pearson
Title
A History of Inverse Probability
Title remainder
From Thomas Bayes to Karl Pearson
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by Andrew I. Dale
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  • eng
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Dale, Andrew I
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519.2
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English
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  • QA274-274.9
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non fiction
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Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences,
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  • Distribution (Probability theory
  • Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes
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A History of Inverse Probability : From Thomas Bayes to Karl Pearson, by Andrew I. Dale, (electronic resource)
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"With 14 Illustrations"--Title page
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mixed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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Contents
1 On inverse probability -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Inverse problems -- 1.3 Inverse probability -- 2 Thomas Bayes: a biographical sketch -- 2.1 Appendix 2.1 -- 2.2 Appendix 2.2 -- 2.3 Appendix 2.3 -- 2.4 Appendix 2.4 -- 3 Bayes’s Essay -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Price’s introduction -- 3.3 The first section -- 3.4 The second section -- 3.5 The Appendix -- 3.6 Summary -- 4 Commentary on Bayes’s Essay -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Price’s introduction -- 4.3 The first section -- 4.4 The second section -- 4.5 The postulate and the scholium -- 4.6 The Appendix -- 4.7 Appendix 4.1 -- 5 Miscellaneous Investigations from 1761 to 1822 -- 5.1 Moses Mendelssohn (1729–1786) -- 5.2 Johann Heinrich Lambert (1728–1777) -- 5.3 Bayes and Price -- 5.4 John Michell (1724–1793) -- 5.5 Nicolas de Beguelin (1714–1789) -- 5.6 Joseph Louis de la Grange (1736–1813) -- 5.7 William Emerson (1701–1782) -- 5.8 George Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon (1707–1788) -- 5.9 Jean Trembley (1749–1811) -- 5.10 Pierre Prevost (1751–1839) & Simon Antoine Jean Lhuilier (1750–1840) -- 5.11 Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777–1855) -- 5.12 William Morgan (1750–1833) -- 5.13 Sylvestre François Lacroix (1765–1843) -- 5.14 Conclusions and Summary -- 5.15 Appendix 5.1 -- 6 Condorcet -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Unpublished manuscripts -- 6.3 The Memoir -- 6.4 Probabilité, from the Encyclopédie Méitthodique -- 6.5 The Essay -- 6.6 Discours sur l’astronomie et le calcul des probabilités -- 6.7 Eléméns du calcul des probabilités -- 6.8 Appendix 6.1 -- 6.9 Appendix 6.2 -- 7 Laplace -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Sur les suites récurro-récurrentes -- 7.3 Sur la probabilité des causes -- 7.4 Sur l’intégration des équations différentielles -- 7.5 Recherches sur le milieu -- 7.6 Sur les probabilités -- 7.7 Sur les approximations des formules (suite) -- 7.8 Sur les naissances -- 7.9 Sur les probabilités -- 7.10 Sur les approximations des formules -- 7.11 Supplément: sur les approximations des formules -- 7.12 Sur les intégrales définies -- 7.13 Sur les comètes -- 7.14 Two memoirs -- 7.15 Théorie analytique des probabilités -- 7.16 Appendix 7.1 -- 7.17 Appendix 7.2 -- 7.18 Appendix 7.3 -- 8 Poisson to Whitworth -- 8.1 Siméon-Denis Poisson (1781–1840) -- 8.2 John William Lubbock (1803–1865) & John Elliot Drinkwater-Bethune (1801–1851) -- 8.3 Bernard Bolzano (1781–1848) -- 8.4 Augustus de Morgan (1806–1871) -- 8.5 Irenée Jules Bienaymé (1796–1878) -- 8.6 Mikhail Vasil’evich Ostrogradski? (1801–1861) -- 8.7 Thomas Galloway (1796–1851) -- 8.8 Eugène Charles Catalan (1814–1894) -- 8.9 Jacob Friedrich Friess (1773–1843) -- 8.10 Antoine Augustin Cournot (1801–1877) -- 8.11 John Stuart Mill (1806–1873) -- 8.12 Lambert Adolphe Jacques Quetelet(1796–1874) -- 8.13 Mathurin-Claude-Charles Gouraud (1823-?) -- 8.14 Robert Leslie Ellis (1817–1859) -- 8.15 Viktor Yakovlevitch Buniakovski? (1804–1889) -- 8.16 William Fishburn Donkin (1814–1869) -- 8.17 George Boole (1815–1864) -- 8.18 Charles Hughes Terrot (1790–1872) -- 8.19 Anton Meyer (1802–1857) -- 8.20 Albert Wild -- 8.21 John Venn (1834–1923) -- 8.22 William Allen Whitworth (1840–1905) -- 9 Laurent to Pearson -- 9.1 Mathieu Paul Hermann Laurent (1841–1908) -- 9.2 Cecil James Monro (1833–1882) -- 9.3 William Stanley Jevons (1835–1882) -- 9.4 Rudolf Hermann Lotze (1817–1881) -- 9.5 Charles Saunders Peirce (1839–1914) -- 9.6 Bing’s paradox -- 9.7 A question of antisepticism -- 9.8 Francis Ysidro Edgeworth (1845–1926) -- 9.9 Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898) -- 9.10 Morgan William Crofton (1826–1915) -- 9.11 Johannes von Kries (1853–1928) -- 9.12 George Francis Hardy (1855–1914) -- 9.13 Joseph Louis François Bertrand (1822–1900) -- 9.14 George Chrystal (1851–1911) -- 9.15 William Matthew Makeham (1826–1891) -- 9.16 Henri Poincaré (1854–1912) -- 9.17 Hugh MacColl (1837–1909) -- 9.18 Karl Pearson (1857–1936) -- 9.19 Miscellaneous -- 9.20 Appendix 9.1 -- 9.21 Appendix 9.2 -- Notes -- Epiphonema
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Second Edition.
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1 online resource (XXIV, 671 p.)
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9781441986528
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Label
A History of Inverse Probability : From Thomas Bayes to Karl Pearson, by Andrew I. Dale, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"With 14 Illustrations"--Title page
Antecedent source
mixed
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
1 On inverse probability -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 Inverse problems -- 1.3 Inverse probability -- 2 Thomas Bayes: a biographical sketch -- 2.1 Appendix 2.1 -- 2.2 Appendix 2.2 -- 2.3 Appendix 2.3 -- 2.4 Appendix 2.4 -- 3 Bayes’s Essay -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Price’s introduction -- 3.3 The first section -- 3.4 The second section -- 3.5 The Appendix -- 3.6 Summary -- 4 Commentary on Bayes’s Essay -- 4.1 Introduction -- 4.2 Price’s introduction -- 4.3 The first section -- 4.4 The second section -- 4.5 The postulate and the scholium -- 4.6 The Appendix -- 4.7 Appendix 4.1 -- 5 Miscellaneous Investigations from 1761 to 1822 -- 5.1 Moses Mendelssohn (1729–1786) -- 5.2 Johann Heinrich Lambert (1728–1777) -- 5.3 Bayes and Price -- 5.4 John Michell (1724–1793) -- 5.5 Nicolas de Beguelin (1714–1789) -- 5.6 Joseph Louis de la Grange (1736–1813) -- 5.7 William Emerson (1701–1782) -- 5.8 George Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon (1707–1788) -- 5.9 Jean Trembley (1749–1811) -- 5.10 Pierre Prevost (1751–1839) & Simon Antoine Jean Lhuilier (1750–1840) -- 5.11 Carl Friedrich Gauss (1777–1855) -- 5.12 William Morgan (1750–1833) -- 5.13 Sylvestre François Lacroix (1765–1843) -- 5.14 Conclusions and Summary -- 5.15 Appendix 5.1 -- 6 Condorcet -- 6.1 Introduction -- 6.2 Unpublished manuscripts -- 6.3 The Memoir -- 6.4 Probabilité, from the Encyclopédie Méitthodique -- 6.5 The Essay -- 6.6 Discours sur l’astronomie et le calcul des probabilités -- 6.7 Eléméns du calcul des probabilités -- 6.8 Appendix 6.1 -- 6.9 Appendix 6.2 -- 7 Laplace -- 7.1 Introduction -- 7.2 Sur les suites récurro-récurrentes -- 7.3 Sur la probabilité des causes -- 7.4 Sur l’intégration des équations différentielles -- 7.5 Recherches sur le milieu -- 7.6 Sur les probabilités -- 7.7 Sur les approximations des formules (suite) -- 7.8 Sur les naissances -- 7.9 Sur les probabilités -- 7.10 Sur les approximations des formules -- 7.11 Supplément: sur les approximations des formules -- 7.12 Sur les intégrales définies -- 7.13 Sur les comètes -- 7.14 Two memoirs -- 7.15 Théorie analytique des probabilités -- 7.16 Appendix 7.1 -- 7.17 Appendix 7.2 -- 7.18 Appendix 7.3 -- 8 Poisson to Whitworth -- 8.1 Siméon-Denis Poisson (1781–1840) -- 8.2 John William Lubbock (1803–1865) & John Elliot Drinkwater-Bethune (1801–1851) -- 8.3 Bernard Bolzano (1781–1848) -- 8.4 Augustus de Morgan (1806–1871) -- 8.5 Irenée Jules Bienaymé (1796–1878) -- 8.6 Mikhail Vasil’evich Ostrogradski? (1801–1861) -- 8.7 Thomas Galloway (1796–1851) -- 8.8 Eugène Charles Catalan (1814–1894) -- 8.9 Jacob Friedrich Friess (1773–1843) -- 8.10 Antoine Augustin Cournot (1801–1877) -- 8.11 John Stuart Mill (1806–1873) -- 8.12 Lambert Adolphe Jacques Quetelet(1796–1874) -- 8.13 Mathurin-Claude-Charles Gouraud (1823-?) -- 8.14 Robert Leslie Ellis (1817–1859) -- 8.15 Viktor Yakovlevitch Buniakovski? (1804–1889) -- 8.16 William Fishburn Donkin (1814–1869) -- 8.17 George Boole (1815–1864) -- 8.18 Charles Hughes Terrot (1790–1872) -- 8.19 Anton Meyer (1802–1857) -- 8.20 Albert Wild -- 8.21 John Venn (1834–1923) -- 8.22 William Allen Whitworth (1840–1905) -- 9 Laurent to Pearson -- 9.1 Mathieu Paul Hermann Laurent (1841–1908) -- 9.2 Cecil James Monro (1833–1882) -- 9.3 William Stanley Jevons (1835–1882) -- 9.4 Rudolf Hermann Lotze (1817–1881) -- 9.5 Charles Saunders Peirce (1839–1914) -- 9.6 Bing’s paradox -- 9.7 A question of antisepticism -- 9.8 Francis Ysidro Edgeworth (1845–1926) -- 9.9 Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832–1898) -- 9.10 Morgan William Crofton (1826–1915) -- 9.11 Johannes von Kries (1853–1928) -- 9.12 George Francis Hardy (1855–1914) -- 9.13 Joseph Louis François Bertrand (1822–1900) -- 9.14 George Chrystal (1851–1911) -- 9.15 William Matthew Makeham (1826–1891) -- 9.16 Henri Poincaré (1854–1912) -- 9.17 Hugh MacColl (1837–1909) -- 9.18 Karl Pearson (1857–1936) -- 9.19 Miscellaneous -- 9.20 Appendix 9.1 -- 9.21 Appendix 9.2 -- Notes -- Epiphonema
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second Edition.
Extent
1 online resource (XXIV, 671 p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441986528
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uncompressed
Media category
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