## Machine Learning with RUpdated and upgraded to the latest libraries and most modern thinking, Machine Learning with R, Second Edition provides you with a rigorous introduction to this essential skill of professional data science. Without shying away from technical theory, it is written to provide focused and practical knowledge to get you building algorithms and crunching your data, with minimal previous experience. With this book, you'll discover all the analytical tools you need to gain insights from complex data and learn how to choose the correct algorithm for your specific needs. Through full engagement with the sort of real-world problems data-wranglers face, you'll learn to apply machine learning methods to deal with common tasks, including classification, prediction, forecasting, market analysis, and clustering. |

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User Review - nmarun - LibraryThingThis is a very hands-on book written in an easy-to-understand language. It kept me engaged through all the chapters with code examples on many of the machine learning algorithms. I generally don't ... Read full review

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### Contents

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Lazy Learning Classification Using Nearest Neighbors | 65 |

Probabilistic Learning Classification Using
Naive Bayes | 89 |

Divide and Conquer Classification Using Decision Trees and Rules | 125 |

Forecasting Numeric Data Regression Methods | 171 |

Black Box Methods Neural Networks and Support
Vector Machines | 219 |