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Praise for the First Edition
“If there is anything you want to know, or remind yourself, about probabilities, then look no further than this comprehensive, yet wittily written and enjoyable, compendium of how to apply probability calculations in real-world situations.” — Keith Devlin, Stanford University, National Public Radio’s “Math Guy” and author of The Math Gene and The Math Instinct
From probable improbabilities to regular irregularities, Probabilities: The Little...]]>2014-12-01T00:00:00ZProbability: An Introduction with Statistical Applications,...
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Praise for the First Edition
"This is a well-written and impressively presented introduction to probability and statistics. The text throughout is highly readable, and the author makes liberal use of graphs and diagrams to clarify the theory." - The Statistician
Thoroughly updated, Probability: An Introduction with Statistical Applications, Second Edition is a comprehensive exploration of statistical data analysis as an application of probability. The new edition provides an accessible introduction...]]>2014-11-28T00:00:00ZExplorations of Mathematical Models in Biology with Maple
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Explore and analyze the solutions of mathematical models from diverse disciplinesAs biology increasingly depends on data, algorithms, and models, it has become necessary to use a computing language, such as the user-friendly MapleTM, to focus more on building and analyzing models as opposed to configuring tedious calculations. Explorations of Mathematical Models in Biology with Maple provides an introduction to model creation using Maple, followed by the translation, analysis, interpretation, and...]]>2014-11-28T00:00:00ZAdvances in Heavy Tailed Risk Modeling: A Handbook of...
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A cutting-edge guide for the theories, applications, and statistical methodologies essential to heavy tailed risk modeling
Focusing on the quantitative aspects of heavy tailed loss processes in operational risk and relevant insurance analytics, Advances in Heavy Tailed Risk Modeling: A Handbook of Operational Risk presents comprehensive coverage of the latest research on the theories and applications in risk measurement and modeling techniques. Featuring a unique balance of mathematical and statistical...]]>2014-11-28T00:00:00ZProbability and Stochastic Processes
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A comprehensive and accessible presentation of probability and stochastic processes with emphasis on key theoretical concepts and real-world applicationsWith a sophisticated approach, Probability and Stochastic Processes successfully balances theory and applications in a pedagogical and accessible format. The book’s primary focus is on key theoretical notions in probability to provide a foundation for understanding concepts and examples related to stochastic processes.Organized into two main...]]>2014-11-21T00:00:00ZAnalyzing and Modeling Spatial and Temporal Dynamics of...
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Features modern research and methodology on the spread of infectious diseases and showcases a broad range of multi-disciplinary and state-of-the-art techniques on geo-simulation, geo-visualization, remote sensing, metapopulation modeling, cloud computing, and pattern analysisGiven the ongoing risk of infectious diseases worldwide, it is crucial to develop appropriate analysis methods, models, and tools to assess and predict the spread of disease and evaluate the risk. Analyzing and Modeling Spatial and...]]>2014-11-21T00:00:00ZMathematical Structures for Computer Graphics
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A comprehensive exploration of the mathematics behind the modeling and rendering of computer graphics scenes
Mathematical Structures for Computer Graphics presents an accessible and intuitive approach to the mathematical ideas and techniques necessary for two- and three-dimensional computer graphics. Focusing on the significant mathematical results, the book establishes key algorithms used to build complex graphics scenes.
Written for readers with various levels of mathematical background, the book...]]>2014-11-21T00:00:00ZStatistics: An Introduction Using R, 2nd Edition
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"...I know of no better book of its kind..." (Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Vol 169 (1), January 2006)
A revised and updated edition of this bestselling introductory textbook to statistical analysis using the leading free software package R
This new edition of a bestselling title offers a concise introduction to a broad array of statistical methods, at a level that is elementary enough to appeal to a wide range of disciplines. Step-by-step instructions help the non-statistician to...]]>2014-11-14T00:00:00ZA Practical Guide to Critical Thinking: Deciding What to Do...
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A thoroughly updated introduction to the concepts, methods, and standards of critical thinking, A Practical Guide to Critical Thinking: Deciding What to Do and Believe, Second Edition is a unique presentation of the formal strategies used when thinking through reasons and arguments in many areas of expertise. Pursuing an interdisciplinary approach to critical thinking, the book offers a broad conception of critical thinking and explores the practical relevance to conducting research across fields such...]]>2014-11-14T00:00:00ZBayesian Inference in the Social Sciences
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Presents new models, methods, and techniques and considers important real-world applications in political science, sociology, economics, marketing, and finance
Emphasizing interdisciplinary coverage, Bayesian Inference in the Social Sciences builds upon the recent growth in Bayesian methodology and examines an array of topics in model formulation, estimation, and applications. The book presents recent and trending developments in a diverse, yet closely integrated, set of research topics within the social...]]>2014-10-24T00:00:00Z