A Brief Course in Mathematical Statistics

3 avg rating
( 4 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780131751392: A Brief Course in Mathematical Statistics

 

For a one-semester course in Mathematical Statistics.

 

This innovative new introduction to Mathematical Statistics covers the important concept of estimation at a point much earlier than other texts (Chapter 2). Thought-provoking pedagogical aids help students test their understanding and relate concepts to everyday life. Ideal for courses that offer a little less probability than usual, this book requires one year of calculus as a prerequisite. 

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

"The authors have years of experience analyzing real data, have collected excellent examples to illustrate statistical concepts and anomalies, and are proven writers in the discipline." Professor Charles Sommer, SUNY College at Brockport

 

"The authors have done a wonderful job in writing this book...I must congratulate them for doing a great job and helping in the development of the subject of Statistics." Professor M.L. Aggarwal, The University of Memphis

About the Author:

Elliot A. Tanis: Tanis has written 30 articles in probability and statistics, many illustrating applications using the computer. He has authored or co-authored four books in probability and statistics. These include “Probability & Statistics Explorations with MAPLE,” 2nd edition, with Zaven Karian in 1999 and “Probability and Statistical Inference,” 7th edition, with Robert V. Hogg in 2006. He was Chairperson (1976-77) and Governor (1989-92) of the Michigan Section of the Mathematical Association of America. He was a winner of the Hope’s Outstanding Professor Educator (H.O.P.E.) award in 1989 and received the award for Distinguished College or University Teaching of Mathematics, Michigan Section, MAA, in 1992. Tanis became Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at Hope College in 2000 after teaching there 35 years.

 

Robert V. Hogg: Hogg has written over 70 research articles and coauthored five books, including “Introduction of Mathematical Statistics,” 6th edition, with J. W. McKean and  A.T. Craig,  and  “Probability and Statistical Inference,” 7th edition, with E.A. Tanis. He was President of the American Statistical Association in 1988 and was given the Founders and Noether awards of that society. Earlier he received an Outstanding Teacher award of the Mathematical Association of America and, in 2007, will receive the Carver Medal from the Institute of Mathematical Statistics. Hogg became Professor Emeritus of Statistics at the University of Iowa in 2001 after teaching there 51 years.

 

 

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Tanis, Elliot A., Hogg, Robert V.
Published by Pearson (2007)
ISBN 10: 0131751395 ISBN 13: 9780131751392
New Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110131751395

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
74.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.40
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Elliot A. TanisRobert V. Hogg
Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0131751395 ISBN 13: 9780131751392
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0131751395

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
88.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.81
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Robert V. Hogg and Elliot A. Tanis
ISBN 10: 0131751395 ISBN 13: 9780131751392
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97801317513921.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
90.85
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.20
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Elliot A. Tanis, Robert V. Hogg
Published by Pearson (2007)
ISBN 10: 0131751395 ISBN 13: 9780131751392
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2007. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0131751395

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
101.14
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.20
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Elliot A. Tanis; Robert V. Hogg
Published by Pearson (2007)
ISBN 10: 0131751395 ISBN 13: 9780131751392
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0131751395

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
107.75
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Tanis, Elliot A.; Hogg, Robert V.
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0131751395 ISBN 13: 9780131751392
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 3
Seller
BarristerBooks
(Lawrence, KS, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0131751395 BRAND NEW W/FAST SHIPPING! This item is: A Brief Course in Mathematical Statistics, 1st Ed., 2008, by Tanis, Elliot A.^Hogg, Robert V.; FORMAT: Paperback; ISBN: 9780131751392. Choose Expedited for fastest shipping! Our 98%+ rating proves our commitment! We cannot ship to PO Boxes/APO address. To avoid ordering the wrong item, please check your item's ISBN number!. Bookseller Inventory # P9780131751392

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
118.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Elliot A. Tanis/ Robert V. Hogg
Published by Prentice Hall (2006)
ISBN 10: 0131751395 ISBN 13: 9780131751392
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 359 pages. 10.00x8.00x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0131751395

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
117.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Tanis, Elliot A.; Hogg, Robert V.
Published by Pearson (2007)
ISBN 10: 0131751395 ISBN 13: 9780131751392
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Palexbooks
(Sanford, NC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2007. Book Condition: New. Brand new! Please provide a physical shipping address. Bookseller Inventory # 9780131751392

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
132.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.41
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds