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By Samuel Karlin

ISBN-10: 0123986508

ISBN-13: 9780123986504

This moment direction keeps the advance of the speculation and purposes of stochastic approaches as promised within the preface of a primary direction. We emphasize a cautious remedy of uncomplicated constructions in stochastic procedures in symbiosis with the research of ordinary sessions of stochastic approaches coming up from the organic, actual, and social sciences.

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