How to Lie with Statistics (Google eBook)
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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Review: How to Lie with StatisticsUser Review - Shaela Woody - Goodreads
"There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics." - Disraeli Despite being published six decades ago and drawing examples from dated topics, (the health risks/benefits of cigarettes ... Read full review
Review: How to Lie with StatisticsUser Review - Adam - Goodreads
Quite dated, and a bit preachy, but a valuable reminder nonetheless. The last chapter is the best of the lot, so worth powering through the rest to have the points tied together at the end. Read full review
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