Statistics in Science: The Foundations of Statistical Methods in Biology, Physics and Economics (Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science) by R. Cooke
English | 1990 | ISBN: 9401067651 | 192 Pages | PDF | 4 MB
An inference may be defined as a passage of thought according to some method. In the theory of knowledge it is customary to distinguish deductive and non-deductive inferences. Deductive inferences are truth preserving, that is, the truth of the premises is preserved in the con clusion.