# Introduction to Bayesian statistics / William M. Bolstad.

##### By: Bolstad, William M.

Material type: TextPublisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, c2007Edition: 2nd ed.Description: xxiv, 437 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780470141151; 0470141158.Subject(s): Bayesian statistical decision theoryDDC classification: 519.542 Online resources: Table of contents only | Contributor biographical information | Publisher description | WorldCat Details | E-book FulltextItem type | Current location | Collection | Call number | Copy number | Status | Date due | Barcode | Item holds |
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Bolstad, William M., 1943-

Introduction to Bayesian statistics.

Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley, c2007

(OCoLC)654593316

Includes bibliographical references (p. 431-432) and index.

Table of contents Introduction to statistical science --

Scientific data gathering --

Displaying and summarizing data --

Logic, probability, and uncertainty --

Discrete random variables --

Bayesian inference for discrete random variables --

Continuous random variables --

Bayesian inference for binomial proportion --

Comparing Bayesian and frequentist inferences for proportion --

Bayesian inference for poisson --

Bayesian inference for normal mean --

Comparing Bayesian and frequentist inferences for mean --

Bayesian inference for difference between means --

Bayesian inference for single linear regression --

Bayesian inference for standard deviation --

Robust Bayesian methods.

Summary:

Covers the topics typically found in an introductory statistics book-but from a Bayesian perspective-giving readers an advantage as they enter fields where statistics is used.

Applied Statistics

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