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By Eric Sowey,Peter Petocz

A landscape of records: views, Puzzles and Paradoxes in Statistics

 

Eric Sowey, college of Economics, The college of latest South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Peter Petocz, division of records, Macquarie college, Sydney, Australia

This ebook is a stimulating panoramic travel – fairly diverse from a textbook trip – of the area of records in either its concept and perform, for academics, scholars and practitioners.

At every one cease at the journey, the authors examine strange and quirky elements of information, highlighting historic, biographical and philosophical dimensions of this box of knowledge. Each bankruptcy opens with views on its topic, frequently from a number of issues of view. 5 unique and thought-provoking questions persist with. those goal at widening readers’ wisdom and deepening their perception. Scattered one of the questions are interesting puzzles to unravel and tantalising paradoxes to give an explanation for. Readers can evaluate their very own statistical discoveries with the authors’ specific solutions to all of the questions.

 

The writing is full of life and welcoming, the information are profitable, and the fabric is greatly cross-referenced.

 

A landscape of Statistics:

  • Leads readers to find the fascinations of statistics.
  • Is an stress-free significant other to an undergraduate information textbook.
  • Is an enriching resource of information for records academics and practitioners.
  • Is designated between information books this day for its memorable content material and interesting style.

 

Lending itself both to analyzing via and to dipping into, A landscape of Statistics will shock academics, scholars and practitioners via the range of the way within which records can seize and carry their interest.

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By Eric Sowey,Peter Petocz

A landscape of records: views, Puzzles and Paradoxes in Statistics

 

Eric Sowey, college of Economics, The college of latest South Wales, Sydney, Australia

Peter Petocz, division of records, Macquarie college, Sydney, Australia

This ebook is a stimulating panoramic travel – fairly diverse from a textbook trip – of the area of records in either its concept and perform, for academics, scholars and practitioners.

At every one cease at the journey, the authors examine strange and quirky elements of information, highlighting historic, biographical and philosophical dimensions of this box of knowledge. Each bankruptcy opens with views on its topic, frequently from a number of issues of view. 5 unique and thought-provoking questions persist with. those goal at widening readers’ wisdom and deepening their perception. Scattered one of the questions are interesting puzzles to unravel and tantalising paradoxes to give an explanation for. Readers can evaluate their very own statistical discoveries with the authors’ specific solutions to all of the questions.

 

The writing is full of life and welcoming, the information are profitable, and the fabric is greatly cross-referenced.

 

A landscape of Statistics:

  • Leads readers to find the fascinations of statistics.
  • Is an stress-free significant other to an undergraduate information textbook.
  • Is an enriching resource of information for records academics and practitioners.
  • Is designated between information books this day for its memorable content material and interesting style.

 

Lending itself both to analyzing via and to dipping into, A landscape of Statistics will shock academics, scholars and practitioners via the range of the way within which records can seize and carry their interest.

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