The Art of Statistics (Basic Books)
Friday, 10 September 2021

In this book, subtitled "How to Learn from Data", David Spiegelhalter shows how to apply statistical reasoning to real-world problems. Whether he's analyzing preventative medical screening or the terrible crime sprees of serial killers, Spiegelhalter shows how to clarify questions, assumptions, and expectations and, most importantly, how to interpret the answers we receive. The book combines expert insights with the enthusiasm of an aficionado, in what sets out to be the definitive guide to the power of data.

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Author: David Spiegelhalter
Publisher: Basic Books
Date: August 2021
Pages: 448
ISBN: 978-1541675704
Print: 1541675703
Audience: Data scientists
Level: Intermediate
Category: Data Science

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