How to Lie with Statistics

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Penguin Books, 1991 - Mathematics - 124 pages
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Darrell 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 fool rather than inform.

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I had an older version of this book and since I teach statistics at the university level I have always found it an interesting text to keep as a reference for my students. My objective in buying this ... Read full review

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About the author (1991)

Darrell Huff (1913-2001) was a professional writer. He lived in Carmel, California.

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