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Damned Lies and Statistics: Untangling Numbers from the Media, Politicians, and Activists, Updated Edition

Damned Lies and Statistics: Untangling Numbers from the Media, Politicians, and Activists, Updated Edition

by Joel Best

Editeur : University of California Press
ISBN: 9780520274709
Broché: 224
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Taille du fichier: 6 Mb
Date d'affichage: 2020-05-27
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Here, by popular demand, is the updated edition to Joel Best's classic guide to understanding how numbers can confuse us. In his new afterword, Best uses examples from recent policy debates to reflect on the challenges to improving statistical literacy. Since its publication ten years ago, Damned Lies and Statistics has emerged as the go-to handbook for spotting bad statistics and learning to think critically about these influential numbers. Read More Show Less