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Main Title Understanding computational Bayesian statistics /
Author Bolstad, William M.,
Publisher Wiley,
Year Published 2010
OCLC Number 401167198
ISBN 9780470046098 (cloth); 0470046090 (cloth)
Subjects Bayesian statistical decision theory--Data processing.
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EKCM  QA279.5.B649 2010 NHEERL/GED Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 06/29/2010
Collation xiv, 315 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-311) and index.
Contents Notes
Introduction to Bayesian statistics -- Monte Carlo sampling from the posterior -- Bayesian inference -- Bayesian statistics using conjugate priors -- Markov chains -- Markov chain Monte Carlo sampling from the posterior -- Statistical inference from a Markov chain Monte Carlo sample -- Logistic regression -- Poisson regression and proportional hazards model -- Gibbs sampling and hierarchical models -- Going forward with Markov chain Monte Carlo -- Appendix A: Using the included Minitab macros -- Appendix B: Using the included R functions.