The Art Of Statistics: How To Learn From Data
- Physics & Mathematics
Decipher the data
Combining the insight of an expert with the playful enthusiasm of an aficionado, The Art of Statistics is the definitive guide to stats that every modern person needs. In this age of big data, a basic grasp of statistical literacy vital. World-renowned statistician David Spiegelhalter shows readers how to derive knowledge from raw data by focusing on the concepts and connections behind the math. Drawing on real world examples to introduce complex issues, he shows us how statistics can help us determine things like the luckiest passenger on the Titanic, or if screening for ovarian cancer is beneficial. We learn how mathematicians have used statistical science to solve these problems and how we can think like statisticians.
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|Release Date:||September 3, 2019|