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Topic: Recommended reading for WM Mueckenheim and others
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Re: Recommended reading for WM Mueckenheim and others
Posted: Apr 9, 2013 1:49 AM
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On 4/8/2013 8:54 PM, david petry wrote:
> On Monday, April 8, 2013 10:21:15 AM UTC-7, AMiews wrote:
>

>> So why are you quoting a SILLY source ?
>
> That "silly" source (E. T. Jaynes) did some rather important work in probability theory and applied mathematics. Maybe he's not so silly.
>



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edwin_Thompson_Jaynes

You are right.

And, he is cited in

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/epistemology-bayesian/

http://plato.stanford.edu/entries/logic-inductive

so that his ideas have extended beyond the technical
sphere.





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