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T. N. Thiele's contributions to statistics 77

A. Hald

in Thiele: Pioneer in Statistics

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198509721
eISBN:
9780191709197
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198509721.003.0005
Subject:
Mathematics, Probability / Statistics

This chapter presents a reprint of Hald (1981), containing a detailed discussion of Thiele's contributions to statistics and a brief summary of some of his contributions to other areas. Topics ... More


The use of population data in spatial epidemiology

R. A. Arnold, I. D. Diamond, and J. C. Wakefield

in Spatial Epidemiology: Methods and Applications

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780198515326
eISBN:
9780191723667
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198515326.003.0003
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter considers the use of population counts in spatial epidemiological studies. The chapter proceeds as follows. Section 3.2 reviews data available for estimating the populations of small ... More


Entropy and Mutual Information

Partha P. Mitra and Hemant Bokil

in Observed Brain Dynamics

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195178081
eISBN:
9780199864829
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195178081.003.0014
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques, Molecular and Cellular Systems

In the neuroscience literature, significant use has been made of entropy as a measure of variability, and mutual information as a measure of association. Part of the attraction of these measures ... More


Population counts in small areas

I. Diamond

in Geographical and Environmental Epidemiology: Methods for Small Area Studies

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780192622358
eISBN:
9780191723636
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192622358.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter reviews data sources for small-area population counts and estimation methods in years when counts are not available. In countries where local population registers are available these ... More


The Illusions of Numerosity

Riccardo Luccio

in The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780199794607
eISBN:
9780190654795
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199794607.003.0101
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Vision

The illusions of numerosity can be broadly divided into two main categories (a) illusions of numerosity that can be observed in many classical illusions of linear or area extent just replacing the ... More


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