More damned lies and statistics : how numbers confuse public issues / Joel Best.

In this sequel to DAMNED LIES AND STATISTICS, best identifies different sorts of numbers that shape how we think about public issues, including missing numbers, scary numbers, confusing numbers, authoritative numbers, and magical numbers. Offers an entertaining and enlightening account of how statis...

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Main Author: Best, Joel
Language:English
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, [2004], ©2004.
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Physical Description:xvii, 200 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Format: Book

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Call Number: HM535 .B474 2004
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