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Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences, 16 Volume Set, 2nd Edition

Samuel Kotz (Editor-in-Chief), Campbell B. Read (Editor-in-Chief), N. Balakrishnan (Editor-in-Chief), Brani Vidakovic (Editor-in-Chief)
ISBN: 978-0-471-15044-2
9686 pages
December 2005
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Countless professionals and students who use statistics in their work rely on the multi-volume Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences as a superior and unique source of information on statistical theory, methods, and applications. This new edition (available in both print and on-line versions) is designed to bring the encyclopedia in line with the latest topics and advances made in statistical science over the past decade--in areas such as computer-intensive statistical methodology, genetics, medicine, the environment, and other applications. Written by over 600 world-renowned experts (including the editors), the entries are self-contained and easily understood by readers with a limited statistical background. With the publication of this second edition in 16 printed volumes, the Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences retains its position as a cutting-edge reference of choice for those working in statistics, biostatistics, quality control, economics, sociology, engineering, probability theory, computer science, biomedicine, psychology, and many other areas.
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"EoSS represents the contributions from the finest in the field…greatly valued and appreciated by anyone who has opened a volume of the first edition…" (Journal of the American Statistical Association, September 2007)

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"...a well-prepared and needed replacement for the first edition of a standard work...most major academic libraries should purchase it..." (CHOICE, July 2006)

"Institutions with strong statistical science programs should consider adding this resource to their collections." (Library Journal, July 2006)

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