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Statistics: The Art and Science of Learning from Data

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KEY MESSAGE: Alan Agresti and Chris Franklin have merged their research and classroom experience to develop this successful introductory statistics text. Statistics: The Art and Science of Learning from Data, Second Edition helps readers become statistically literate by encouraging them to ask and answer interesting statistical questions. It takes the ideas that have turne

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Hardcover, Second Edition, 848 pages
Published January 27th 2013 by Pearson (first published January 1st 2006)
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May 23, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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This was the required textbook for STAT 200 at Penn State. It was a good companion to the online lessons and I turned to it frequently for examples and alternate or better explanations of the concepts that were introduced in the instructor's online lessons. I felt it explained things clearly and in a way that helped see how all of the different tests fit together. I liked that it used examples extensively to illustrate problems and help you think them through. I'm going to keep this book for fut ...more
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Jul 27, 2018 rated it really liked it
Good explanation and practical examples. Just wish it could focus more on advanced research methodology.
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Feb 01, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Very good book on statistics with a lot of examples. Descriptive and inferential statistic, but not much information on advanced statistics methods.
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Jun 04, 2009 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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I like it's real-world problems. especially Exit polling !!
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