Statistics and the Law

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ContributionsMorris H. DeGroot (Editor), Stephen E. Fienberg (Editor), Joseph B. Kadane (Editor)
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Number of Pages484
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Open LibraryOL7598923M
ISBN 100471055387
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This is a paperback version printed in in the Statistics and the Law book Classic series. The classic series takes popular Wiley publications in probability and statistics and reprints them in more affordable paperback form.

In this case DeGroot, Fienberg and Kadane edited a series of papers on statistics as it relates to the law.4/5(1). Statistics in the Law is primarily a user's manual or desk reference for the expert witness-lawyer team and, secondarily, a textbook or supplemental textbook for upper level undergraduate statistics students.

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