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Innumeracy : mathematical illiteracy and its consequences

Author: John Allen Paulos
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1990, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Vintage Books edView all editions and formats
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Paulos, John Allen.
Innumeracy.
New York : Vintage Books, 1990, ©1988
(OCoLC)681750277
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Allen Paulos
ISBN: 0679726012 9780679726012
OCLC Number: 20167578
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Hill and Wang, 1988.
Description: 180 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Examples and principles --
Probability and coincidence --
Pseudoscience --
Whence innumeracy? --
Statistics, trade-offs, and society --
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Responsibility: John Allen Paulos.
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