6. Elements of Bayesianism

  1. Seymour Geisser

Published Online: 5 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0471743135.ch6

Modes of Parametric Statistical Inference

Modes of Parametric Statistical Inference

How to Cite

Geisser, S. (2005) Elements of Bayesianism, in Modes of Parametric Statistical Inference, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471743135.ch6

Author Information

  1. Department of Statistics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2006
  2. Published Print: 9 SEP 2005

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics

Book Series Editors:

  1. Walter A. Shewhart and
  2. Samuel S. Wilks

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471667261

Online ISBN: 9780471743132



  • Bayesian inference;
  • representation theorem;
  • Strong Law of Large Numbers (SLLN)


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Bayesian Testing

  • Testing a Composite vs. a Composite

  • Some Remarks on Priors for the Binomial

  • Coherence

  • Model Selection

  • References