skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Bayes's theorem Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Bayes's theorem

Author: Richard Swinburne; Thomas Bayes
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2005.
Series: Proceedings of the British Academy, 113.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback edView all editions and formats
Summary:

Bayes's theorem is a tool for assessing how probable evidence makes some hypothesis. The papers in this volume consider the worth and applicability of the theorem. The author sets out the  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Kongress
Konferenzschrift
Named Person: Thomas Bayes
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Swinburne; Thomas Bayes
ISBN: 0197262678 9780197262672 0197263410 9780197263419
OCLC Number: 917491522
Description: 149 Seiten.
Contents: Introduction ; Bayesianism - its scopes and limits ; Bayesianism in Statistics ; Bayes's Theorem and Weighing Evidence by Juries ; Bayes, Hume, Price, and Miracles ; Propensities May Satisfy Bayes's Theorem ; 'An Essay Towards Solving a Problem in the Doctrine of Chances' by Thomas Bayes, presented to the Royal Society by Richard Price. Preceded by a historical introduction by G A Barnard.
Series Title: Proceedings of the British Academy, 113.
Responsibility: ed. by Richard Swinburne.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Review from previous edition This is a high quality, concise collection of articles on the foundations of probability and statistics. ... The volume closes with an Appendix containing a very polished Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/917491522<\/a>> # Bayes\'s theorem<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"917491522<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Place\/oxford<\/a>> ; # Oxford<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:seeAlso<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#CreativeWork\/an_essay_towards_solving_a_problem_in_the_doctrine_of_chances<\/a>> ; # An essay towards solving a problem in the doctrine of chances.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Topic\/theorem<\/a>> ; # Theorem<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Topic\/entscheidungstheorie<\/a>> ; # Entscheidungstheorie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Person\/bayes_thomas_1702_1761<\/a>> ; # Thomas Bayes<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Topic\/bayes_entscheidungstheorie<\/a>> ; # Bayes-Entscheidungstheorie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookEdition<\/a> \"Paperback ed.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Person\/bayes_thomas<\/a>> ; # Thomas Bayes<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Person\/swinburne_richard_1934<\/a>> ; # Richard Swinburne<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2005<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/364629228<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Konferenzschrift<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Kongress<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isPartOf<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Series\/proceedings_of_the_british_academy<\/a>> ; # Proceedings of the British Academy ;<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Bayes\'s theorem<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"917491522<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/917491522#PublicationEvent\/oxford_oxford_univ_press_2005<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Agent\/oxford_univ_press<\/a>> ; # Oxford Univ. Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <http:\/\/bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991\/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=009930547&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780197263419<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780197262672<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/917491522<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Agent\/oxford_univ_press<\/a>> # Oxford Univ. Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Oxford Univ. Press<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#CreativeWork\/an_essay_towards_solving_a_problem_in_the_doctrine_of_chances<\/a>> # An essay towards solving a problem in the doctrine of chances.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Person\/bayes_thomas<\/a>> ; # Thomas Bayes<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"An essay towards solving a problem in the doctrine of chances.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Person\/bayes_thomas<\/a>> # Thomas Bayes<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Bayes<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Thomas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Thomas Bayes<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Person\/bayes_thomas_1702_1761<\/a>> # Thomas Bayes<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1702<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1761<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Bayes<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Thomas<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Thomas Bayes<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:sameAs<\/a> <http:\/\/d-nb.info\/gnd\/118657674<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Person\/swinburne_richard_1934<\/a>> # Richard Swinburne<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1934<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Swinburne<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Richard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Richard Swinburne<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:sameAs<\/a> <http:\/\/d-nb.info\/gnd\/119213877<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Place\/oxford<\/a>> # Oxford<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Oxford<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Series\/proceedings_of_the_british_academy<\/a>> # Proceedings of the British Academy ;<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nbgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/917491522<\/a>> ; # Bayes\'s theorem<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Proceedings of the British Academy ;<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Topic\/bayes_entscheidungstheorie<\/a>> # Bayes-Entscheidungstheorie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Bayes-Entscheidungstheorie<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Topic\/entscheidungstheorie<\/a>> # Entscheidungstheorie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Entscheidungstheorie<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Topic\/theorem<\/a>> # Theorem<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Theorem<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"enk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780197262672<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0197262678<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780197262672<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780197263419<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0197263410<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780197263419<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/917491522<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/917491522<\/a>> ; # Bayes\'s theorem<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2020-04-09<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/917491522#PublicationEvent\/oxford_oxford_univ_press_2005<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Place\/oxford<\/a>> ; # Oxford<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/364629228#Agent\/oxford_univ_press<\/a>> ; # Oxford Univ. Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:startDate<\/a> \"2005<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Content-negotiable representations<\/p>\n