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Principles of Scientific Methods

1st Edition

By Mark Chang

Chapman and Hall/CRC

247 pages

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Description

Principles of Scientific Methods focuses on the fundamental principles behind scientific methods. The book refers to "science" in a broad sense, including natural science, physics, mathematics, statistics, social science, political science, and engineering science. A principle is often abstract and has broad applicability while a method is usually

Table of Contents

Science in Perspective. Formal Reasoning. Experimentation. Scientific Inference. Dynamics of Science. Controversies and Challenges. Case Studies. Bibliography. Index.

About the Author

Mark Chang is vice president of biometrics at AMAG Pharmaceuticals and an adjunct professor at Boston University. Dr. Chang is an elected fellow of the American Statistical Association and a co-founder of the International Society for Biopharmaceutical Statistics. He serves on the editorial boards of statistical journals and has published seven books in biostatistics and science, including Paradoxes in Scientific Inference, Modern Issues and Methods in Biostatistics, Adaptive Design Theory and Implementation Using SAS and R, and Monte Carlo Simulation for the Pharmaceutical Industry.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MAT025000
MATHEMATICS / Recreations & Games
MAT029000
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General