The Art of Probability: ART OF PROBABILITY by Richard W. HammingThe Art of Probability: ART OF PROBABILITY by Richard W. Hamming

The Art of Probability: ART OF PROBABILITY

byRichard W. Hamming

Paperback | January 12, 1991

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Offering accessible and nuanced coverage, Richard W. Hamming discusses theories of probability with unique clarity and depth. Topics covered include the basic philosophical assumptions, the nature of stochastic methods, and Shannon entropy. One of the best introductions to the topic, The Art of Probability is filled with unique insights and tricks worth knowing.
Title:The Art of Probability: ART OF PROBABILITYFormat:PaperbackDimensions:364 pages, 8.75 × 6 × 0.81 inPublished:January 12, 1991Publisher:Taylor and Francis

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0201406861

ISBN - 13:9780201406863


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Every field of knowledge has its subject matter and its methods, along with a style for handling them. The field of Probability has a great deal of Art component in it - not only is the subject matter rather different from that of other fields, but at present the techniques are not well organized into systematic methods.