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The art of statistics : learning from data

David Spiegelhalter (Author)
The author guides the reader through the essential principles we need in order to derive knowledge from data. Drawing on real world problems to introduce conceptual issues, he shows us how statistics can help us determine the luckiest passenger on the Titanic, whether serial killer Harold Shipman could have been caught earlier, and if screening for ovarian cancer is beneficial
Print Book, English, 2019
Pelican, London, 2019