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How to Lie with Statistics

Author: Darrell Huff; 3M Company.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : W.W. Norton & Company, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Over Half a Million Copies Sold--an Honest-to-Goodness BestsellerDarrell Huff runs the gamut of every popularly used type of statistic, probes such things as the sample study, the tabulation method, the interview technique, or the way the results are derived from the figures, and points up the countless number of dodges which are used to full rather than to inform.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Darrell Huff; 3M Company.
ISBN: 9780393070873 0393070875
OCLC Number: 1014298802
Notes: Electronic book.
Description: 1 online resource 1 online resource (144 pages)
Responsibility: Huff, Darrell.

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Over Half a Million Copies Sold--an Honest-to-Goodness BestsellerDarrell Huff runs the gamut of every popularly used type of statistic, probes such things as the sample study, the tabulation method, the interview technique, or the way the results are derived from the figures, and points up the countless number of dodges which are used to full rather than to inform.

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