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Li, J (2004) Book review: Introduction to Bayesian statistics. Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems, 73 (2). pp. 257-259. ISSN 0169-7439

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Abstract

Given that there are, arguably, two
primary approaches to statistics,
frequentist (or classical) and Bayesian,
most of the textbooks are
written by frequentist statisticians.
However, more and more people
have realized the advantages of
using Bayesian statistics and they
have appeared increasingly in forensics
and other areas of analysis.
Bolstad’s book focuses on Bayesian
statistics as a textbook for undergraduate
students as well as useful
material for anyone with an interest
in the subject.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Chemometrics and Intelligent Laboratory Systems
Page Range: pp. 257-259
ISSN: 0169-7439
Identification Number - DOI: 10.1016/j.chemolab.2004.08.002
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The definitive version is available at http://www.sciencedirect.com

Date Deposited: 30 Jan 2009 02:07
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 03:55
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