A Philosophical Essay on Probabilities
by Pierre Simon Laplace
Publisher: Chapman & Hall 1902
Number of pages: 234
This classic introduces the concepts and uses of probability theory. It demonstrates, without the use of higher mathematics, the application of probability to games of chance, physics, reliability of witnesses, astronomy, insurance, democratic government, and many other areas. It also shows how scientists can express complex ideas in simple terms.
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by H.R. Pitt - Tata institute of Fundamental Research
Measure Theory (Sets and operations on sets, Classical Lebesgue and Stieltjes measures, Lebesgue integral); Probability (Function of a random variable, Conditional probabilities, Central Limit Problem, Random Sequences and Convergence Properties).
by Mark Pinsky, Bjorn Birnir - Cambridge University Press
The three main themes of this book are probability theory, differential geometry, and the theory of integrable systems. The papers included here demonstrate a wide variety of techniques that have been developed to solve various mathematical problems.
by A. A. Cournot - arXiv.org
I aim to make accessible the rules of the calculus of probability to those, unacquainted with the higher chapters of mathematics. The reading of my book will not require any other knowledge except elementary algebra, or even algebraic notation.
by I. Todhunter - Kessinger Publishing, LLC
History of the probability theory from the time of Pascal to that of Laplace (1865). Todhunter gave a close account of the difficulties involved and the solutions offered by each investigator. His studies were thorough and fully documented.