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Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Mediaeval Jewish Literature

by N.L. Rabinovitch

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Published by University of Toronto Press .
Written in English


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ISBN 100802018629
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Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish Literature. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish Literature. Article. Sep ; Several commentators on the book have concluded that it is a mishmash of several, sometimes.

We find that non-numerical versions of ideas subsequently developed in the literature on interpretations of probabilistic statements are useful for explicating these rabbinic principles. Nachum L. Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish Literature, Toronto: Univ. of Von Mises, R. Probability, Statistics. Search for. Search. Subject.

Probability and statistical inference in ancient and medieval Jewish literature By N.L. Rabinovitch. University of Toronto Press. p. $ Minchas Osher). An important contemporary book that treats this topic from a historical perspective and covers a number of sources discussed in this paper in detail is Nachum L. Rabinovitch, Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish Literature [Univ. of .


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Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Mediaeval Jewish Literature by N.L. Rabinovitch Download PDF EPUB FB2

The author shows how probability and statistics are inferred from the ancient and medieval Jewish literature. This literature is essentially a discussion of the Old Testament and of legal decisions arising from Jewish law, and the book considers how these decisions can be interpreted in terms of the mathematics of probability and by: 9.

The author shows how probability and statistics are inferred from the ancient and medieval Jewish literature.

This literature is essentially a discussion of the Old Testament and of legal decisions arising from Jewish law, and the book considers how these decisions can be interpreted in terms of the mathematics of probability and statistics.4/5. The development and application of this principle of statistical inference led to most of the ramifications of probability theory in Jewish literature which we have discussed.

Now this is such a basic idea that it was no doubt recognized by men of every culture. Book. Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish Literature Details Author(s): Nachum L.

Rabinovitch Publisher: University of Toronto Press eISBN: 4. Addition and multiplication of probabilities was published in Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish Literature on page In the s, he completed a Ph.D. in the field of statistics and probability in the Talmud at the University of Toronto; the results are in his book, Probability and Statistical Inference in ancient and medieval Jewish Literature (Toronto, ).

This topic was also explored by Australian Professor of Mathematics, Michael Hasofer. PROBABILITY AND STATISTICAL INFERENCE IN ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL JEWISH LITERATURE. By N.L. Rabinovitch. University of Toronto Press. $ Reviewed by F.N. David University of California, Riverside While the aphorism that we learn from history that we do not.

Probability and statistical inference in ancient and medieval Jewish literature [by] Nachum L. Rabinovitch. QA 23 R3 Sourcebook in the mathematics of medieval Europe and North Africa / edited by Victor J. Katz, Menso Folkerts, Barnabas Hughes, Roi Wagner, J. Lennart Berggren.

Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish Literature. By Nachum L. Rabinovitch. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. xiii, $ - Volume 13 Issue 4. Antiquity - Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish Literature. By Nachum L. Rabinovitch.

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Rabinovitch, N. Probability and statistical inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish literature. In the s, he completed a Ph.D. in the field of statistics and probability in the Talmud at the University of Toronto.

The results are in his book, “Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish Literature.” Rabbi Rabinovitch lived in London from to. Editorial team. General Editors: David Bourget (Western Ontario) David Chalmers (ANU, NYU) Area Editors: David Bourget Gwen BradfordAuthor: Bernard Goldstein.

Probability and statistical inference in ancient and medieval Jewish literature. [Toronto, Buffalo] University of Toronto Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Nachum L Rabinovitch. Probability and Statistical Inference in Ancient and Medieval Jewish Literature|This book throws new light on the origins of probability and statistics.

This book throws new light on the origins of probability and statistics. Heretofore these were thought to be entirely the creation of recent centuries, but it is demonstrated here that. Get this from a library. Probability and statistical inference in ancient and medieval Jewish literature.

[Nachum L Rabinovitch] -- This book throws new light on the origins of probability and statistics. Heretofore these were thought to be entirely the creation of recent centuries, but it is demonstrated here that probability.

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