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February 1997 Testing statistical hypotheses: the story of a book
E. L. Lehmann
Statist. Sci. 12(1): 48-52 (February 1997). DOI: 10.1214/ss/1029963261

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This is an account of the life of the author's book Testing Statistical Hypotheses, its genesis, philosophy, reception and publishing history. There is also some discussion of the position of hypothesis testing and the Neyman-Pearson theory in the wider context of statistical methodology and theory.

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E. L. Lehmann. "Testing statistical hypotheses: the story of a book." Statist. Sci. 12 (1) 48 - 52, February 1997. https://doi.org/10.1214/ss/1029963261

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Published: February 1997
First available in Project Euclid: 21 August 2002

zbMATH: 0955.62506
MathSciNet: MR1466430
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1214/ss/1029963261

Rights: Copyright © 1997 Institute of Mathematical Statistics

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