
06310378
a
2014d.00802
Shaughnessy, J. Michael
Commentary on the chapters on probability from a stochastic perspective.
Chernoff, Egan J. (ed.) et al., Probabilistic thinking. Presenting plural perspectives. Dordrecht: Springer (ISBN 9789400771543/hbk; 9789400771550/ebook). Advances in Mathematics Education, 481489 (2014).
2014
Dordrecht: Springer
EN
K50
K40
D20
probability
stochastics
doi:10.1007/9789400771550_25
Summary: The predominant probability perspective of authors in this section of the book arises from the oft illdefined constructs ``stochastic" and ``random." The four chapters all rely on the meanings of these two terms from various points of view and for various purposes.