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Avoiding data pitfalls : how to steer clear of common blunders when working with data and presenting analysis and visualizations

Author: Ben Jones
Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2020]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Avoiding Data Pitfalls is a useful resource that points out common data viz. mistakes so that users can avoid making them and notice them when they are made by others. Working with data is so common now, but the vast majority of "data workers" were trained in another technical field like engineering or science. Most were not explicitly taught how to successfully work with today's tools and the types of data at  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jones, Ben, 1978-
Avoiding data pitfalls.
Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., [2020]
(DLC) 2019033232
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Jones
ISBN: 9781119278177 1119278171 9781119278191 1119278198 9781119278207 1119278201
OCLC Number: 1114285676
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 258 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: The seven types of data pitfalls --
Pitfall 1: Epistemic errors --
Pitfall 2: Technical trespasses --
Pitfall 3: Mathematical miscues --
Pitfall 4: Statistical slipups --
Pitfall 5: Analytical abberations --
Pitfall 6: Graphical gaffes --
Pitfall 7: Design dangers.
Responsibility: Ben Jones.

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Avoid data blunders and create truly useful visualizations Avoiding Data Pitfalls is a reputation-saving handbook for those who work with data, designed to help you avoid the all-too-common  Read more...

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