*The short and infrequent bursts of mathematics in this book, mostly in the chapter
on the Two-Envelopes paradox, are of the sort that some find ... Szekely, Gabor J.
(1986) *

**Paradoxes in probability theory and mathematical statistics**, D. Reidel ...

**Author**: William Eckhardt

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*descript i on of the cond it i ons on £ and m under which Lord 's paradox takes
place. Then we show that Lord 's paradox can occur not on 1 y for MAD criter i on
(Theorem 2 ) . Furthermore, having in mind the vector version of Lord 's paradox ...*

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*1.3 The relative frequency approach to probability The classical definition (1.1) is
frequently used and works well in many ... This definition, however – although
useful in many cases – ran into some paradoxical results and was criticized to the
...*

**Author**: Paolo L. Gatti

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**Category:** Architecture

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*Other Mathematics and Its Applications titles of interest : 264 pp . P . M . Alberti
and A . Uhlmann ... ISBN 90 - 277 - 2253 - 6 G . J . Szekely : Paradoxes in
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. 1 .*

**Author**: IUrii A. Rozanov

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**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 255

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*... contain a solution of the computerized tomography ( CT ) paradox ( 3 ) . These
estimates open the possibility for a construction of a new method of inversion of
the Radon transformation without any usual uncontrolled mathematical artifacts .*

**Author**: Ibragimoc

**Publisher:** CRC Press

**ISBN:** 2919875140

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 320

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*BOOK REVIEW Gábor J . Székely , Paradoxes in Probability Theory and
Mathematical Statistics , Akadémia Kiadó , Budapest and D . Reidel Publishing
Co . Dordrecht , Holland , 1990 . , Paradoxa . Klassiche und neue
Überraschungen aus ...*

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*The paradoxes of probability theory have filled numerous books, and Benjamin *

Disraeli's gag that there are “lies, damn lies, and statistics” is trotted out frequently

. This essay and the next two offer a few observations relating to the conflict.

**Author**: Philip J. Davis

**Publisher:** CRC Press

**ISBN:** 9781439864326

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 250

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*G. J. G. UPTON Department of Mathematics , University of Essex , Wivenhoe Park
, Colchester C04 3SQ Paradoxes in probability theory and mathematical statistics
, by Gábor J. Székely . Pp 250 . £ 41 : 50 . 1987. Translated from the ...*

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*... devoted to the oldest and most classical paradoxes of probability theory *

connected to problems of chance like card - playing , lottery , horse kickings and

misprints . . . to name a few . Chapter 2 presents paradoxes in mathematical

statistics .

**Author**: József Attila Tudományegyetem

**Publisher:**

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Reidel . [ 39 , 43 , 187 ] Troccolo , J . A . ( 1977 ) . Randomness in physics and

mathematics . Mathematics Teacher , 70 , 772 – 774 . [ 33 , 34 , 152 , 154 , 156 ] ...

**Author**: Ruma Falk

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*FLW Paradoxes in Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics . Gábor J.
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processes , and ...*

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*Challenges for enriching the curriculum : Statistics and probability . The Math .
Teacher 76 : 268 – 269 . 111 . Székely , G . J . ( 1986 ) . Paradoxes in Probability
Theory and Mathematical Statistics . Akadémiai Kiadó , Budapest . 112 . Tata , M
...*

**Author**: Jiří Anděl

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**ISBN:** UOM:39015055734100

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 233

**View:** 540

*Paul Valéry and mathematics , page III Pierre Féline , ' Memories of Paul Valéry ' ,
in Paul Valéry , Moi , trans . ... The last two examples are taken from : G . J .
Székely , *

**Paradoxes in Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics**, Reidel ...

**Author**: David G. Wells

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**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 319

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*1.1 INTRODUCTION The theory of probability had its origin in gambling and
games of chance. It owes ... Unfortunately, this association with gambling
contributed to very slow and sporadic growth of *

**probability theory**as a

**mathematical**discipline. ... In Example 1.3.9 we discuss the famous Bertrand

**paradox**and show that in reality there is nothing

**paradoxical**about Bertrand's

**paradoxes**; once we define ...

**Author**: Vijay K. Rohatgi

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**ISBN:** 9781118165683

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 744

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*Paradoxes in probability and statistics Gabor Szekely and J. D. Reidel,
Paradoxes in probability theory and mathematical statistics, Dordrecht-Boston,
Mass., 1986. John Allen Paulos, Innumeracy: Mathematical illiteracy and its
consequences, ...*

**Author**: Mathematical Association of America. Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics

**Publisher:**

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**Category:** Mathematics

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**Paradoxes** in Conditional **Probability** M. M. RAO University of California,

Riverside It is shown that **paradoxes** arise in ... sciences in which **mathematics**

plays an important part; in the first rank are the **theory** of probabilities and

mechanics.

**Author**: C. R. Rao

**Publisher:** Academic Press

**ISBN:** 9781483263830

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 582

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*It has been made out of selected contributions to the Summer Academy on
Stochastic Geometry, Spatial Statistics and ... Twelve experts gave lectures on
various domains of geometry, *

**probability theory and mathematical statistics**. ... It starts with the foundations of geometric probability (Buffon needle problem, Bertrand's

**paradox**) and continues with the classical theory of random sets by Matheron. Then it ...

**Author**: Evgeny Spodarev

**Publisher:** Springer

**ISBN:** 9783642333057

**Category:** Mathematics

**Page:** 446

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