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By Ward Edwards, Ralph F. Miles Jr. Jr, Detlof von Winterfeldt

Through framing matters, picking out dangers, eliciting stakeholder personal tastes, and suggesting replacement techniques, determination analysts can supply possible ideas in domain names similar to the surroundings, healthiness and drugs, engineering and operations learn, and public coverage. This booklet studies and extends the fabric usually awarded in introductory texts. now not a unmarried ebook covers the extensive scope of determination research at this complicated point. it is going to be a worthy source for lecturers and scholars in choice research in addition to selection analysts and executives

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His knowledge 12:32 P1: KAE 0521863681c02 CUFX077/Edwards 0 521 86368 6 16 Printer: sheridan July 7, 2007 Ralph F. Miles, Jr. of probability came primarily from intuition and experience. He understood the “classical” concept of probability, based on symmetry and equiprobable events. He would have known that there were thirty-six ways that two dice could land, and that the probability of rolling a 7 was 6/36, and not 1/11. The next advance in the use of probability in gambling was to await the correspondence between Pascal and Fermat.

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