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Bayesian statistics for evaluation research

William E. Pollard

Bayesian statistics for evaluation research

an introduction

by William E. Pollard

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Published by Sage Publications in Beverly Hills .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evaluation research (Social action programs) -- Statistical methods,
  • Social sciences -- Research -- Statistical methods,
  • Bayesian statistical decision theory

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam E. Pollard.
    SeriesContemporary evaluation research ;, v. 8
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHA29 .P637 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2533484M
    ISBN 100803925093
    LC Control Number85014194

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