Bayes' Rule: A Tutorial Introduction to Bayesian Analysis
"An accessible introduction to Bayesian analysis, providing a solid foundation in this key area."
Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, 2015.
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Top Ten Math Books on Bayesian Analysis, July 2014.
"An excellent first step for readers with little background in the topic. "
Computing Reviews, June 2014.
"An excellent book ... highly recommended. "
CHOICE: Academic Reviews Online, February 2014.
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Dr Inigo Arregui, Ramon y Cajal Researcher.
Institute of Astrophysics, Spain.
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book required for those taking their first steps in Bayesian
Dr Paul A. Warren.
School of Psychological Sciences, University of Manchester.
"This book is eminently readable. It introduces the Bayesian approach to
addressing statistical issues without using any advanced mathematics, which should make
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Dr Devinder Sivia.
Lecturer in Mathematics, St John's College, Oxford University,
and author of Data Analysis: A Bayesian Tutorial.
"For those with a limited mathematical background, Stone's
book provides an ideal introduction to the main concepts of
Bayesian analysis. "
Dr Peter M Lee.
Department of Mathematics, University of
York. Author of Bayesian Statistics: An Introduction.
"Bayesian analysis involves concepts which can be hard for
the uninitiated to grasp. Stone's patient pedagogy and gentle
examples convey these concepts with uncommon lucidity.
Dr Charles Fox.
Department of Computer Science, University of Sheffield.
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