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Published
**1994** by Springer-Verlag in New York .

Written in English

- Bayesian statistical decision theory.

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references (p. [395]-415) and indexes.

Statement | Christian P. Robert. |

Series | Springer texts in statistics |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA279.5 .R6313 1994 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xiv, 436 p. : |

Number of Pages | 436 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL1086822M |

ISBN 10 | 0387942963, 3540942963 |

LC Control Number | 94010781 |

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