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A history of the central limit theorem : from classical to modern probability theory, Hans Fischer

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A history of the central limit theorem : from classical to modern probability theory
Title
A history of the central limit theorem
Title remainder
from classical to modern probability theory
Statement of responsibility
Hans Fischer
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Subject
Language
eng
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UKM
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Fischer, Hans
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Sources and studies in the history of mathematics and physical sciences
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  • Central limit theorem
  • Central limit theorem
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A history of the central limit theorem : from classical to modern probability theory, Hans Fischer
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-391) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The cental limit theorem from Laplace to Cauchy: changes in stochastic objectives and in analytical methods -- The hypothesis of elementary errors -- Chebyshev's and Markov's contributions -- The way toward modern probability -- Lévy and Feller on normal limit distributions around 1935 -- Generalizations -- Conclusion: the central limit theorem as a link between classical and modern probability theory
Control code
ocn567148466
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 402 p.
Isbn
9781461427018
Lccn
2010935663
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ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)567148466
Label
A history of the central limit theorem : from classical to modern probability theory, Hans Fischer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-391) and index
Contents
Introduction -- The cental limit theorem from Laplace to Cauchy: changes in stochastic objectives and in analytical methods -- The hypothesis of elementary errors -- Chebyshev's and Markov's contributions -- The way toward modern probability -- Lévy and Feller on normal limit distributions around 1935 -- Generalizations -- Conclusion: the central limit theorem as a link between classical and modern probability theory
Control code
ocn567148466
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 402 p.
Isbn
9781461427018
Lccn
2010935663
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)567148466

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