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Picturing the uncertain world : how to understand, communicate, and control uncertainty through graphical display

Autore: Howard Wainer
Editore: Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2009.
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Explores how graphs can serve as maps to guide us when the information we have is ambiguous or incomplete. Using a sampling of graphical display, from autobiographical displays of genocide in the  Per saperne di più…

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Tipo materiale: Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Book, Internet Resource
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Howard Wainer
ISBN: 9780691137599 0691137595
Numero OCLC: 276340779
Descrizione: xviii, 244 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps (some color) ; 24 cm
Contenuti: The most dangerous equation --
Curbstoning IQ and the 2000 presidential election --
Stumbling on the path toward the visual communication of complexity --
Using graphs to simplify the complex : the Medicare drug plan as an example --
A political statistic --
A Catch-22 in assigning primary delegates --
Testing the disabled : using statistics to navigate between the Scylla of standards and the Charybdis of court decisions --
Ethnic bias or statistical artifact? : Freedle's folly --
Insignificant is not zero : musing on the College Board's understanding of uncertainty --
How long is short? --
Improving data displays --
Old Mother Hubbard and the United Nations --
Depicting error --
The Mendel effect --
Truth is slower than fiction --
Galton's normal --
Nobody's perfect --
When form violates function --
A graphical legacy of Charles Joseph Minard : two jewels from the past --
La diffusion de quelques idées : a master's voice --
Numbers and the remembrance of things past.
Responsabilità: Howard Wainer.

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