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Probability and Statistics with R

2nd Edition

By Maria Dolores Ugarte, Ana F. Militino, Alan T. Arnholt

Chapman and Hall/CRC

983 pages

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Cohesively Incorporates Statistical Theory with R ImplementationSince the publication of the popular first edition of this comprehensive textbook, the contributed R packages on CRAN have increased from around 1,000 to over 6,000. Designed for an intermediate undergraduate course, Probability and Statistics with R, Second Edition explores how some o

Table of Contents

What Is R? Exploring Data. General Probability and Random Variables. Univariate Probability Distributions. Multivariate Probability Distributions. Sampling and Sampling Distributions. Point Estimation. Confidence Intervals. Hypothesis Testing. Nonparametric Methods. Experimental Design. Regression.

About the Authors

Maria Dolores Ugarte is a professor of statistics in the Department of Statistics and Operations Research at the Public University of Navarre (UPNA). She is an associate editor of Statistical Modelling, TEST, and Computational Statistics and Data Analysis and an editorial board member of Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology. She received a rating of "Excellent Teacher" from UPNA in 2008 and the INNOLEC Lectureship Award from Masaryk University in 2007. She earned a PhD in statistics from UPNA and completed her postdoctoral training in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Simon Fraser University.

Ana F. Militino is a professor of statistics at the Public University of Navarre. She is co-editor in chief of TEST, official journal of the Spanish Society of Statistics and Operations Research. She received the John Griffiths teaching award in 2011 and was a visiting researcher at Oxford University and Simon Fraser University. She earned a PhD in statistics from the University of Extremadura.

Alan T. Arnholt is a professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Appalachian State University, where he has taught undergraduate and graduate statistics since 1993. He earned a PhD in applied statistics from the University of Northern Colorado.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / Bayesian Analysis