2 edition of **Bayesian statistics** found in the catalog.

Bayesian statistics

D. V Lindley

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- 34 Currently reading

Published
**1972** by Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics in Philadelphia .

Written in English

- Bayesian statistical decision theory.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | (by) D. V. Lindley. |

Series | Regional conference series in applied mathematics -- 2 |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA279.5 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | v, 83 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 83 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL20881745M |

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