The book was published in June 2004 and is now available. Search authors name at Prentice Hall's web site to see a description.

Click here for for errata discovered as of Jan. 2005.

These are other errata discovered as of Nov. 2005.

Please check Professor Jun Yan's (Dept. Of Statistics, University of Iowa) Errata page, also.

The R code found in Appendix B and ww.r for the robust analysis discussed in Chapter 12 can be downloaded here.

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Joe McKean ,
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