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By Judea Pearl

Written by way of one of many preeminent researchers within the box, this e-book presents a entire exposition of recent research of causation. It exhibits how causality has grown from a nebulous suggestion right into a mathematical thought with major purposes within the fields of statistics, man made intelligence, economics, philosophy, cognitive technological know-how, and the wellbeing and fitness and social sciences. Judea Pearl provides and unifies the probabilistic, manipulative, counterfactual, and structural ways to causation and devises easy mathematical instruments for learning the relationships among causal connections and statistical institutions. mentioned in additional than 2,100 medical courses, it maintains to disencumber scientists from the normal molds of statistical considering. during this revised variation, Judea Pearl elucidates thorny matters, solutions readers' questions, and gives a breathtaking view of contemporary advances during this box of analysis. Causality can be of curiosity to scholars and pros in a large choice of fields. Dr Judea Pearl has bought the 2011 Rumelhart Prize for his major examine in synthetic Intelligence (AI) and platforms from The Cognitive technological know-how Society.

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