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A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper by John Allen Paulos
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Paulos examines and dissects the use and misuse of mathematics in newspaper stories. A lot of it is interesting although there's disappointingly few analysis of important political stories. I also wonder whether the level of general reportage nowadays renders some of the book old-fashioned.

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