2 edition of **Statistical decision theory.** found in the catalog.

Statistical decision theory.

Lionel Weiss

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Published
**1961** by McGraw-Hill .

Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Series | McGraw;Hill series in probability and statistics |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | 195p.,ill.,24cm |

Number of Pages | 195 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL20905751M |

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