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What is a p-value anyway? 34 Stories to Help You Actually Understand… (edition 2009)

by Andrew J. Vickers

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Title:What is a p-value anyway? 34 Stories to Help You Actually Understand Statistics
Authors:Andrew J. Vickers
Info:Addison Wesley (2009), Edition: 1, Paperback, 240 pages
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0321629302, Paperback)

What is a p-value Anyway? offers a fun introduction to the fundamental principles of statistics, presenting the essential concepts in thirty-four brief, enjoyable stories. Drawing on his experience as a medical researcher, Vickers blends insightful explanations and humor, with minimal math, to help readers understand and interpret the statistics they read every day.

 

Describing data; Data distributions; Variation of study results: confidence intervals; Hypothesis testing; Regression and decision making; Some common statistical errors, and what they teach us

 

For all readers interested in statistics.

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Presents the essential concepts in thirty-four brief stories. Drawing on his experience as a medical researcher, Vickers blends explanations and humor with minimal math, to help readers understand and interpret the statistics they read every day. --from publisher description… (more)

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