The Empire of Chance: How Probability Changed Science and Everyday Life

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Empire of Chance: How Probability Changed Science and Everyday Life - Gigerenzer, Gerd, and Daston, Lorraine, Professor, and Swijtink, Zeno

This book tells how quantitative ideas of chance have transformed the natural and social sciences as well as everyday life over the past three centuries. A continuous narrative connects the earliest application of probability and statistics in gambling and insurance to the most recent forays into law, medicine, polling, and baseball. Separate ... Read More

Empire of Chance: How Probability Changed Science and Everyday Life 1990, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521398381

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The Empire of Chance: How Probability Changed Science and Everyday Life 1989, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, England

ISBN-13: 9780521331159

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