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Author Epstein, Richard A., 1927-
Title The theory of gambling and statistical logic / Richard A. Epstein.
Published Burlington, MA : Academic Press, c2009.
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 Floor4  QA271 .E67 2009    IN LIBRARY
Edition 2nd ed.
Description xiii, 442 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Kubeiagenesis -- Mathematical preliminaries -- Fundamental principles of a theory of gambling -- Parrondo's principle -- Coins, wheels, and oddments -- Coups and games with dice -- The play of the cards -- Blackjack -- Statistical logic and statistical games -- Games of pure skill and competitive computers -- Fallacies and sophistries.
Subject Games of chance (Mathematics)
Statistical decision.
ISBN 0123749409 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780123749406 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 430344412