A Dictionary of Statistics 3e

by Graham Upton,

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  • 9780199679188
  • 9780191044632
This wide-ranging, jargon-free dictionary contains over 2,300 entries on all aspects of statistics, including terms used in computing, mathematics, and probability. It also includes biographical information on over 200 key figures in the field and coverage of statistical journals and societies. While embracing the whole multi-disciplinary spectrum of this complex subject, information is presented in a clear and practical manner. This edition features recommended weblinks for many entries, accessible via the Dictionary of Statistics website, which provide valuable extra information.This edition features expanded coverage of applied statistics. Entries are generously illustrated with 130 useful figures and diagrams, and include worked examples where applicable. Appendices include a historical calendar of important statistical events, lists of statistical and mathematical notation, and statistical tables. It is an invaluable dictionary for statistics students and professionals from a wide range of disciplines, including economics, politics, market research, medicine,psychology, pharmaceuticals, and mathematics, and provides a clear introduction to the subject for the general reader.
  • OUP Oxford; March 2014
  • ISBN 9780191044632
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  • Title: A Dictionary of Statistics 3e
  • Author: Graham Upton; Ian Cook
  • Imprint: OUP Oxford
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780199679188
  • 9780191044632

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This gem of statistical terms is highly recommended to users of statistics at all levels

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9780199679188
  • 9780191044632