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Author Humphreys, Paul
Source arXiv.org
Content type Text
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Date of Submission 2008-05-19
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Natural sciences & mathematics ♦ Mathematics
Subject Keyword Mathematics - Probability ♦ 62A01 (Primary) ♦ math
Abstract This paper argues for the status of formal probability theory as a mathematical, rather than a scientific, theory. David Freedman and Philip Stark's concept of model based probabilities is examined and is used as a bridge between the formal theory and applications.
Description Reference: IMS Collections 2008, Vol. 2, 1-11
Educational Use Research
Learning Resource Type Article


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