## Social statistics |

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User Review - Steven Peterson - GoodreadsI have the second edition of this classic textbook in statistics. What I find so interesting is how dated it now seems. With statistical software, statistics is taught differently than when the second ... Read full review

### Contents

Introduction | 3 |

Theory Measurement and Mathematics | 11 |

Univariate Descriptive Statistics | 31 |

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