You are here

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

Publisher: 
Cambridge University Press
Number of Pages: 
358
Price: 
32.99
ISBN: 
052139838X
Date Received: 
Friday, February 24, 2006
Reviewable: 
Yes
Include In BLL Rating: 
Yes
Gerd Gigerenzer, et al.
Series: 
Ideas in Context 12
Publication Date: 
1990
Format: 
Paperback
Category: 
Monograph
BLL
07/14/2009
BLL Rating: 

 Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Classical probabilities, 1660–1840; 2. Statistical probabilities, 1820–1900; 3. The inference experts; 4. Chance and life: controversies in modern biology; 5. The probabilistic revolution in physics; 6. Statistics of the mind; 7. Numbers rule the world; 8. The implications of chance; References; Name index; Subject index.

Publish Book: 
Modify Date: 
Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Dummy View - NOT TO BE DELETED