How to Lie with Statistics
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 - Joćo - Goodreads
The book provides two or three interesting insights about sampling techniques, but I would not recommend it to anyone who has already studied Basic Statistics. It comprises basic statistics concepts ... Read full review
Review: How to Lie with StatisticsUser Review - Chandra Kethi-reddy - Goodreads
"Many a statistic is false on its face. It gets by only because the magic of numbers brings about a suspension of common sense." Everyone should read this book. Old but gold. As interesting for its ... Read full review
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