The Resource Statistics you can't trust : a friendly guide to clear thinking about statistics in everyday life, Steve Campbell, Ph.D. ; illustrated by Mark V. Hall

Statistics you can't trust : a friendly guide to clear thinking about statistics in everyday life, Steve Campbell, Ph.D. ; illustrated by Mark V. Hall

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Statistics you can't trust : a friendly guide to clear thinking about statistics in everyday life
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Statistics you can't trust
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a friendly guide to clear thinking about statistics in everyday life
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Steve Campbell, Ph.D. ; illustrated by Mark V. Hall
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non fiction
Statistics you can't trust : a friendly guide to clear thinking about statistics in everyday life, Steve Campbell, Ph.D. ; illustrated by Mark V. Hall
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Statistics you can't trust : a friendly guide to clear thinking about statistics in everyday life, Steve Campbell, Ph.D. ; illustrated by Mark V. Hall
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  • Includes glossary and index
  • Some parts of this book appeared in Stephen K. Campbell, "Flaws and Fallacies in Statistical Thinking" (New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1974)
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Contents
The last shall be first -- Measurements: valid, veiled, and overblown -- Cheating charts -- Accommodating averages -- Air, gravity, and variation -- Puffing up a point with percents -- Careless comparisons -- Jumping to conclusions -- Slapdash probabilities -- The mysterious sampling factory -- Relationships: causal and casual -- Beyond plain as day -- Significant others -- Forty awful examples
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23 cm.
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270 p.
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9780966617153
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98090593
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  • (Sirsi) 322570
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