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Computer Science - Artificial Intelligence | Criminal Justice Forecasts of Risk - A Machine Learning Approach

Criminal Justice Forecasts of Risk

A Machine Learning Approach

Berk, Richard

2012, IX, 115p. 22 illus., 21 illus. in color.

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Content Level » Research

Keywords » Forecasting - Future Dangerousness - Machine Learning - Parole - Probation - Public Safety - Random Forecasts - Risk Assessment - Sentencing - Statistical Learning

Related subjects » Artificial Intelligence - Statistical Theory and Methods - Theoretical Computer Science

Table of contents 

Getting Started.- Some Important Background Material.- A Conceptual Introduction to Classification and Forecasting.- A More Formal Treatment of Classification and Forecasting.- Tree-Based Forecasting Methods.- Examples.- Implementation.- Some Concluding Observations About Actuarial Justice and More.- References.

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