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The Art of Statistics (Pelican Books)

Book Specification

Binding Paperback , Hardcover
Language English
Number Of Pages 448
Author David Spiegelhalter
Publisher Pelican
Isbn-10 0241258766
Isbn-13 9780241258767
Dimension 11.1*2.49*18.11

The Art of Statistics (Pelican Books)

David Spiegelhalter's The Art of Statistics (Pelican Books)

Statistics has played a leading role in our Scientific understanding of the world for centuries, yet we are all familiar with the way statistical claims can be sensationalized, particularly in the media. In the age of big data, as data science becomes established as a discipline, a Basic grasp of statistical literacy is more important than ever. In the art of Statistics, David spiegelhalter guides the reader through the essential principles we need in order to derive knowledge from data. Drawing on real-world problems to introduce conceptual issues, he shows us how Statistics can help us determine the Luckiest passenger on the Titanic, whether serial killer Harold br>Shipman could have been caught earlier and if screening for ovarian cancer is beneficial. How many trees are there on the planet? Do busier hospitals have higher survival rates? Why do old men have big ears? Spiegelhalter reveals the answers to these and many other questions - Questions that can only be addressed using statistical Science.

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Why you should read The Art of Statistics (Pelican Books) by David Spiegelhalter

This book has been written by David Spiegelhalter, who has written books like The Art of Statistics (Pelican Books),The Art of Statistics: How to Learn from Data,The Art of Statistics (Pelican Books). The books are written in Econometrics,Computing, Internet & Digital Media category. This book is read by people who are interested in reading books in category : Econometrics. So, if you want to explore books similar to This book, you must read and buy this book.

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Reading Style Time To Finish The Book
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Good 29 hours
Excellent 14 hours
So if you are a Reader belonging in the Good category, and you read it daily for 1 hour, it will take you 29 days.
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