Probability Theory (Dover Books on Mathematics) (Paperback)

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This comprehensive presentation of the basic concepts of probability theory examines both classical and modern methods. The treatment emphasizes the relationship between probability theory and mathematical analysis, and it stresses applications to statistics as well as to analysis. Topics include:
- The laws of large numbers
- Distribution and characteristic functions
- The central limit problem
- Dependence
- Random variables taking values in a normed linear space
Each chapter features worked examples in addition to problems, and bibliographical references to supplementary reading material enhance the text.
For advanced undergraduates and graduate students in mathematics.

About the Author


V. K. Rohatgi is Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at Bowling Green University. Dover also publishes his Statistical Inference. R. G. Laha (1930-99) was an Indian mathematician who taught at Bowling Green University from 1972 until his retirement in 1996. He was the author of several books, including Applications of Characteristic Functions (with E. Lukacs).


Product Details
ISBN: 9780486842301
ISBN-10: 0486842304
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication Date: May 21st, 2020
Pages: 576
Language: English
Series: Dover Books on Mathematics