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Measurement and probability : a probabilistic theory of measurement with applications

Author: Giovanni Battista Rossi
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, 2014.
Series: Springer series in measurement science and technology.
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Measurement plays a fundamental role both in physical and behavioral sciences, as well as in engineering and technology: it is the link between abstract models and empirical reality and is a privileged method of gathering information from the real world. Is it possible to develop a single theory of measurement for the various domains of science and technology in which measurement is involved? This book takes the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Printed edition:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Giovanni Battista Rossi
ISBN: 9789401788250 9401788251 9401788243 9789401788243
OCLC Number: 881381059
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 286 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Part I: General Problems --
1 Measurability --
2 Uncertainty --
Part II: Theory --
3 The Measurement Scale: Deterministic Framework --
4 The Measurement Scale: Probabilistic Approach --
5 The Measurement Process --
6 Inference in Measurement --
7 Multidimensional Measurements --
Part III: Applications --
8 Perceptual Measurement --
9 The Evaluation of Measurement Uncertainty --
10 Evaluating Inter-Comparisons --
11 Measurement-Based Decisions --
12 Dynamic Measurement --
Appendix --
Bibliography.
Series Title: Springer series in measurement science and technology.
Responsibility: Giovanni Battista Rossi.

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