Article ID: CBB000330306

Social Statistics and Probability Theory in the 19th Century (2001)


Description “traces the relationship between statistics … and the theory of probability in the 19th century and links this subject with the development of the statistical method in the natural sciences.” (from the abstract)

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Authors & Contributors
Sheynin, Oscar B.
Kolb, Margaret
Dunning, David E.
Hunger, Karen Parshall
Wilson, Robin J.
Stamhuis, Ida H.
Journal Electronique d'Histoire des Probabilités et de la Statistique
History of Science
Archive for History of Exact Sciences
NTM: Zeitschrift für Geschichte der Naturwissenschaften, Technik und Medizin
Journal of the History of Ideas
Historia Scientiarum: International Journal of the History of Science Society of Japan
Yale University Press
Oxford University Press
F. Steiner
Aksant Academic Publishers
Probability and statistics
Science and government
Laplace, Pierre Simon
Nekrasov, Pavel Alekseevich
Markov, Andrei Andreevich
Bernoulli, Jakob
Venn, John
Sylvester, James Joseph
Time Periods
19th century
18th century
20th century, early
20th century
17th century
Great Britain

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