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#### Fisher, Neyman, and the Creation of Classical Statistics

Springer New York 2011; US$ 34.95Classical statistical theory is mainly the creation of two men: Ronald A. Fisher and Jerzy Neyman. This book explores the relationship between them, their interactions with other influential statisticians and the statistical history they helped create. more...

#### Statistics in Action

CRC Press 2014; US$ 119.95Commissioned by the Statistical Society of Canada (SSC), Statistics in Action: A Canadian Outlook helps both general readers and users of statistics better appreciate the scope and importance of statistics. It presents the ways in which statistics is used while highlighting key contributions that Canadian statisticians are making to science, technology,... more...

#### Reminiscences of a Statistician

Springer New York 2007; US$ 59.99This relatively nontechnical book is the first account of the history of statistics from the Fisher revolution to the computer revolution. It sketches the careers, and highlights some of the work, of 65 people in the field, all known personally to the author. more...

#### A History of Parametric Statistical Inference from Bernoulli to Fisher, 1713-1935

Springer New York 2008; Not AvailableCovering the more than 200 year period between James Bernoulli and R.A. Fisher, this book offers a detailed history of parametric statistical inference. Lively biographical sketches of many of the main characters are featured throughout. more...

#### Leading Personalities in Statistical Sciences

Wiley 2011; US$ 153.00A fascinating chronicle of the lives and achievements of the men and women who helped shapethe science of statistics This handsomely illustrated volume will make enthralling reading for scientists, mathematicians, and science history buffs alike. Spanning nearly four centuries, it chronicles the lives and achievements of more than 110 of the most... more...

#### An Accidental Statistician

Wiley 2013; US$ 37.95Celebrating the life of an admired pioneer in statistics In this captivating and inspiring memoir, world-renowned statistician George E. P. Box offers a firsthand account of his life and statistical work. Writing in an engaging, charming style, Dr. Box reveals the unlikely events that led him to a career in statistics, beginning with his job... more...

#### The Work of Raymond J. Carroll

Springer International Publishing 2014; US$ 149.00This volume contains Raymond J. Carroll's research and commentary on its impact by leading statisticians. Each of the seven main parts focuses on a key research area: Measurement Error, Transformation and Weighting, Epidemiology, Nonparametric and Semiparametric Regression for Independent Data, Nonparametric and Semiparametric Regression for Dependent... more...

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