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Book Information:

Authors: J. Aitchison and I. R. Dunsmore

Title: Statistical prediction analysis

Additional book information: Cambridge Univ. Press, London, New York, Melbourne, 1975, xi + 273 pp., $24.50.

*Estimation of the probability that $Y<X$*, J. Amer. Statist. Assoc.

**66**(1971), 162–168. MR

**278449**

*Statistical methods and scientific inference*, Hafner Publishing Co., New York, 1959. 2nd ed., revised. MR

**0131909**

*Posterior odds for multivariate normal classifications*, J. Roy. Statist. Soc. Ser. B

**26**(1964), 69–76. MR

**174133**

*Bayesian estimation in multivariate analysis*, Ann. Math. Statist.

**36**(1965), 150–159. MR

**174134**, DOI 10.1214/aoms/1177700279

*Predictive discrimination*, Multivariate Analysis (Proc. Internat. Sympos., Dayton, Ohio, 1965), Academic Press, New York, 1966, pp. 149–163. MR

**0211539**

*The inferential use of predictive distributions*, Foundations of statistical inference (Proc. Sympos., Univ. Waterloo, Waterloo, Ont., 1970) Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada, Toronto, Ont., 1971, pp. 456–469. With comments by V. P. Godambe, I. J. Good, W. J. Hall and D. A. Sprott and a reply by the author. MR

**0381054**

*Marginalization paradoxes in Bayesian and structural inference*, J. Roy. Statist. Soc. Ser. B

**35**(1973), 189–233. MR

**365805**

*Bayesianism: its unifying role for both the foundations and the applications of statistics*, Bull. Inst. Internat. Statist.

**45**(1973), no. book 4, 349–376 (English, with French summary). MR

**362582**

*A predictive approach to the random effect model*, Biometrika

**61**(1974), 101–107. MR

**418322**, DOI 10.1093/biomet/61.1.101

*Cross-validatory choice and assessment of statistical predictions*, J. Roy. Statist. Soc. Ser. B

**36**(1974), 111–147. MR

**356377**

*The predictive sample reuse method with applications*, J. Amer. Statist. Assoc. 70, no. 350, pp. 320-328.

*Predictivism and sample reuse*, 21st Design of Experiments Conf. (in press).

*Likelihood methods of prediction*, Foundations of statistical inference (Proc. Sympos., Univ. Waterloo, Waterloo, Ont., 1970) Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada, Toronto, Ont., 1971, pp. 378–392. With comments by M. S. Bartlett, R. J. Buehler, S. Geisser, D. V. Lindley and James S. Williams and a reply by the author. MR

**0381051**

*Sufficiency, prediction and extreme models*, Scand. J. Statist.

**1**(1974), no. 3, 128–134. MR

**378162**

*Cross-validatory choice and assessment of statistical predictions*, J. Roy. Statist. Soc. Ser. B

**36**(1974), 111–147. MR

**356377**

Review Information:

Reviewer: Seymour Geisser

Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.

**82**(1976), 683-688

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9904-1976-14106-7