Perspectives in Statistics

Breakthroughs in Statistics

Editors: Kotz, Samuel, Johnson, Norman L. (Eds.)

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This is author-approved bcc: This is the third volume of a collection of seminal papers in the statistical sciences written during the past 110 years. These papers have each had an outstanding influence on the development of statistical theory and practice over the last century. Each paper is preceded by an introduction written by an authority in the field providing background information and assessing its influence. Volume III concerntrates on articles from the 1980's while including some earlier articles not included in Volume I and II. Samuel Kotz is Professor of Statistics in the College of Business and Management at the University of Maryland. Norman L. Johnson is Professor Emeritus of Statistics at the University of North Carolina. Also available: Breakthroughs in Statistics Volume I: Foundations and Basic Theory Samuel Kotz and Norman L. Johnson, Editors 1993. 631 pp. Softcover. ISBN 0-387-94037-5 Breakthroughs in Statistics Volume II: Methodology and Distribution Samuel Kotz and Norman L. Johnson, Editors 1993. 600 pp. Softcover. ISBN 0-387-94039-1

Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • Introduction to Galton (1889) Co-Relations and Their Measurement, Chiefly from Anthropometric Data

    Fancher, Raymond E.

    Pages 1-16

  • Introduction to McKendrick (1926) Applications of Mathematics to Medical Problems

    Dietz, K.

    Pages 17-57

  • Introduction to Yates and Cochran (1938) The Analysis of Groups of Experiments

    Cox, D. R.

    Pages 59-87

  • Introduction to Rao (1948) Large Sample Tests of Statistical Hypotheses Concerning Several Parameters with Applications to Problems of Estimation

    Sen, Pranab K.

    Pages 89-108

  • Introduction to Cornfield (1951) A Method of Estimating Comparative Rates from Clinical Data. Applications to Cancer of the Lung, Breast, and Cervix

    Gail, Mitchell H.

    Pages 109-122

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Breakthroughs in Statistics
Editors
  • Samuel Kotz
  • Norman L. Johnson
Series Title
Perspectives in Statistics
Copyright
1997
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4612-0667-5
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4612-0667-5
Softcover ISBN
978-0-387-94989-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXV, 561
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