**Probabilistic Programming and Bayesian Methods for Hackers**

by Cameron Davidson-Pilon

**Publisher**: GitHub, Inc. 2013

**Description**:

This book is designed as an introduction to Bayesian inference from a computational understanding-first, and mathematics-second, point of view. The book assumes no prior knowledge of Bayesian inference nor probabilistic programming.

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