As we are discussing the solution to a problem of biostatistical inference it is best to begin by defining the problem. The problem of disputed paternity can be reduced to the following question:

Is this man the father of this child, or not?


Null Hypothesis Posterior Probability Prior Probability Ideal Solution Meaningful Statement 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeffrey Morris
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  1. 1.Department of PathologyMemorial Medical CenterLong BeachUSA

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