Bayesian Methods
A Social and Behavioral Sciences Approach
Gill, Jeff
Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.A.
creator
text
Boca Raton, London, New York
Chapman and Hall/CRC, an imprint of the Taylor and Francis Group
2008
2. Ed.
monographic
eng
xxxvii, 711 pp.
from the Table of Contents: Preface; Background and Introduction; Specifying Bayesian Models; The Normal and Student's-t Models; The Bayesian Linear Model; The Bayesian Prior; Assessing Model Quality; Bayesian Hypothesis Testing and the Bayes Factor; Monte Carlo and Related Methods; Basics of Markov Chain Monte Carlo; Bayesian Hierarchical Models; Some Markov Chain Monte Carlo Theory; Utilitarian Markov Chain Monte Carlo; Advanced Markov Chain Monte Carlo; Appendices: Generalized Linear Model Review; Common Probability Distributions; Introduction to the BUGS Language; References; Author Index; Subject Index;
Bayesian statistical decision theory
Social sciences -- Statistical methods
519 Probabilities and applied mathematics
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978-1-58488-562-7
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