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A History of the Central Limit Theorem (Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physic)

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Synopsis:

This study discusses the history of the central limit theorem and related probabilistic limit theorems from about 1810 through 1950. Coverage extends to the historical development of analytical probability theory and its tools.

Table of Contents

Preface.- Introduction.- The central limit theorem from laplace to cauchy: changes in stochastic objectives and in analytical methods.- The hypothesis of elementary errors.- Chebyshev's and markov's contributions.- The way towards modern probability.- General limit problems.- Conclusion: the central limit theorem as a link between classical and modern probability.- Index.- Bibliography

Product Details

ISBN:
9781461427018
Author:
Fischer, Hans
Publisher:
Springer
Location:
New York, NY
Subject:
History
Subject:
Cauchy
Subject:
Dirichlet
Subject:
Laplace
Subject:
Laplace s 1810 approximation
Subject:
Poisson
Subject:
Central limit theorem.
Subject:
history of analysis
Subject:
history of probability theory
Subject:
History of Mathematical Sciences
Subject:
Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes
Subject:
Statistics/General
Subject:
Mathematics -- History.
Subject:
Mathematics
Subject:
Language, literature and biography
Subject:
mathematics and statistics
Subject:
Distribution (Probability theory)
Subject:
Statistics
Copyright:
Edition Description:
2011
Series:
Sources and Studies in the History of Mathematics and Physical Sciences
Publication Date:
20121201
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
420
Dimensions:
235 x 155 mm 640 gr

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Science and Mathematics » Mathematics » History
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Science and Mathematics » Mathematics » Probability and Statistics » Statistics

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