How to Lie with Statistics (Paperback)
  • How to Lie with Statistics (Paperback)
zoom

How to Lie with Statistics (Paperback)

(author)
£9.99
Paperback 128 Pages / Published: 12/12/1991
  • In stock online

Usually dispatched within 24 hours

  • This item has been added to your basket
Your local Waterstones may have stock of this item. Please check by using Click & Collect
This book introduces the reader to the niceties of samples (random or stratified random), averages (mean, median or modal), errors (probable, standard or unintentional), graphs, indexes and other tools of democratic persuasion.

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780140136296
Number of pages: 128
Weight: 100 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 7 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
Mr. Huff's lively, human-interest treatment of the dry-as-bones subject of statistics is a timely tonic. . . . This book needed to be written, and makes its points in an entertaining and highly readable manner.
Illustrator and author pool their considerable talents to provide light lively reading and cartoon far which will entertain, really inform, and take the wind out of many an overblown statistical sail.
A pleasantly subversive little book, Guaranteed to undermine your faith in the almighty statistic.

You may also be interested in...

Statistics
Added to basket
£29.50
Paperback
Choosing and Using Statistics
Added to basket
Numerical Ecology with R
Added to basket
An Introduction to Statistical Learning
Added to basket
New Cambridge Statistical Tables
Added to basket
Statistics: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Naked Statistics
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
How to Use Statistics
Added to basket
Principles of Statistics
Added to basket
Probability
Added to basket
£26.49
Paperback
Probability and Random Processes
Added to basket
How to Lie with Statistics
Added to basket
Probability: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
The Signal and the Noise
Added to basket
£10.99   £8.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.