The Logic Of Chance
by John Venn
Publisher: Macmillan And Company 1888
Number of pages: 550
No mathematical background is necessary to appreciate this classic of probability theory. Written by the logician who popularized the famous Venn Diagrams, it remains unsurpassed in its clarity, readability, and charm. The treatment commences with an overview of physical foundations, examines logical superstructure, and explores various applications.
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by Remco van der Hofstad - Eindhoven University of Technology
These lecture notes are intended to be used for master courses, where the students have a limited prior knowledge of special topics in probability. We have included many of the preliminaries, such as convergence of random variables, etc.
by Gian-Carlo Rota, Kenneth Baclawski
The purpose of the text is to learn to think probabilistically. The book starts by giving a bird's-eye view of probability, it first examines a number of the great unsolved problems of probability theory to get a feeling for the field.
by Curtis T. McMullen - Harvard University
Contents: The Sample Space; Elements of Combinatorial Analysis; Random Walks; Combinations of Events; Conditional Probability; The Binomial and Poisson Distributions; Normal Approximation; Unlimited Sequences of Bernoulli Trials; etc.
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