A Statistical Model

Frederick Mosteller’s Contributions to Statistics, Science, and Public Policy

  • Stephen E. Fienberg
  • David C. Hoaglin
  • William H. Kruskal
  • Judith M. Tanur

Part of the Springer Series in Statistics book series (SSS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. John W. Tukey
    Pages 1-5
  3. Stephen E. Fienberg, David C. Hoaglin, William H. Kruskal, Judith M. Tanur
    Pages 7-44
  4. William Kruskal
    Pages 45-57
  5. Persi Diaconis, Erich Lehmann
    Pages 59-80
  6. Stephen E. Fienberg
    Pages 81-109
  7. Judith M. Tanur
    Pages 111-129
  8. Stephen E. Fienberg, David C. Hoaglin
    Pages 131-181
  9. David C. Hoaglin
    Pages 181-272
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 273-283

About this book


A large number of Mostellar's friends, colleagues, collaborators, and former students have contributed to the preparation of this volume in honor of his 70th birthday. It provides a critical assessment of Mosteller's professional and research contributions to the field of statistics and its applications.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Stephen E. Fienberg
    • 1
  • David C. Hoaglin
    • 2
  • William H. Kruskal
    • 3
  • Judith M. Tanur
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of StatisticsCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Department of StatisticsHarvard UniversityCambridgeUSA
  3. 3.Department of StatisticsUniversity of ChicagoChicagoUSA
  4. 4.Department of SociologyState University of New YorkStony BrookUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 1990
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-7992-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-3384-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0172-7397
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