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  • Discovering Statistics Using R
    Discovering Statistics Using R (English, Paperback) Andy Field, Jeremy Miles

    The R version of Andy Field's hugely popular Discovering Statistics Using SPSS takes students on a journey of statistical discovery using the freeware R - a free, flexible and dynamically changing software tool for data analysis that is becoming increasingly popular across the social and behavioural sciences.

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  • Statistics Essentials for Dummies
    Statistics Essentials for Dummies (English, Paperback) Deborah J. Rumsey

    Statistics Essentials For Dummies not only provides students enrolled in Statistics I with an excellent high-level overview of key concepts, but it also serves as a reference or refresher for students in upper-level statistics courses.

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  • Naked Statistics
    Naked Statistics (English, Paperback) Charles Wheelan

    "Brilliant, funny . . . the best math teacher you never had."-San Francisco Chronicle

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  • Psychology Statistics For Dummies
    Psychology Statistics For Dummies (English, Paperback) Donncha Hanna, Martin Dempster

    The introduction to statistics that psychology students can't afford to be without Understanding statistics is a requirement for obtaining and making the most of a degree in psychology, a fact of life that often takes first year psychology students by surprise.

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  • An Adventure in Statistics
    An Adventure in Statistics (English, Paperback) Andy Field

    Once again, bestselling author and award-winning teacher Andy Field hasn't just broken the traditional textbook mould with his new novel/textbook, he has forged the only statistics book on the market with a terrifying probability bridge, zombies and a talking cat!

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  • Bayes' Rule
    Bayes' Rule (English, Paperback) James V. Stone

    Discovered by an 18th century mathematician and preacher, Bayes' rule is a cornerstone of modern probability theory. In this richly illustrated book, a range of accessible examples are used to show how Bayes' rule is actually a natural consequence of commonsense reasoning. Bayes' rule is derived using intuitive graphical representations of probability, and Bayesian analysis is applied to parameter...

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  • Computer Age Statistical Inference
    Computer Age Statistical Inference (English, Hardback) Bradley Efron, Trevor Hastie

    Take an exhilarating journey through the modern revolution in statistics with two of the ringleaders.

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  • The Seven Pillars of Statistical Wisdom
    The Seven Pillars of Statistical Wisdom (English, Paperback) Stephen M. Stigler

    What gives statistics its unity as a science? Stephen Stigler sets forth the seven foundational ideas of statistics-a scientific discipline related to but distinct from mathematics and computer science and one which often seems counterintuitive. His original account will fascinate the interested layperson and engage the professional statistician.

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  • Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning
    Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning (English, Hardback) Christopher M. Bishop

    This is the first textbook on pattern recognition to present the Bayesian viewpoint. It presents approximate inference algorithms that permit fast approximate answers in situations where exact answers are not feasible, and it uses graphical models to describe probability distributions.

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  • How to Lie with Statistics
    How to Lie with Statistics (Paperback) Darrell Huff

    Introduces the reader to the niceties of samples (random or stratified random), averages (mean, median or modal), errors (probable, standard or unintentional), graphs, indexes, and other tools of democratic persuasion.

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  • Fooled by Randomness
    Fooled by Randomness (English, Paperback) Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Everyone wants to succeed in life. But what causes some of us to be more successful than others? Is it really down to skill and strategy - or something altogether more unpredictable? This book intends to change the way you think about business and the world.

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  • The Elements of Statistical Learning
    The Elements of Statistical Learning (English, Hardback) Trevor Hastie, Robert Tibshirani

    This major new edition features many topics not covered in the original, including graphical models, random forests, and ensemble methods. As before, it covers the conceptual framework for statistical data in our rapidly expanding computerized world.

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  • The Theory That Would Not Die
    The Theory That Would Not Die (English, Paperback) Sharon Bertsch McGrayne

    Drawing on primary source material and interviews with statisticians and other scientists, this book offers an account of Bayes' rule for general readers, It traces its discovery by an amateur mathematician in the 1740s through its development into roughly its modern form by French scientist Pierre Simon Laplace.

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  • Big Data
    Big Data (English, Paperback) Timandra Harkness

    Originally published in hardcover in 2016 by Bloomsbury Sigma.

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  • Stochastic Calculus for Finance II
    Stochastic Calculus for Finance II (English, Hardback) Steven E. Shreve

    "A wonderful display of the use of mathematical probability to derive a large set of results from a small set of assumptions.

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  • Discovering Statistics Using IBM SPSS Statistics
    Discovering Statistics Using IBM SPSS Statistics (English, Paperback) Andy Field

    Unrivalled in the way it makes the teaching of statistics through the use of IBM SPSS statistics compelling and accessible to even the most anxious of students. The only statistics textbook you and your students will ever need just got better!

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  • Time Series Analysis
    Time Series Analysis (English, Hardback) James Douglas Hamilton

    A graduate-level text which describes the recent dramatic changes that have taken place in the way that researchers analyze economic and financial time series. It explores such important innovations as vector regression, nonlinear time series models and the generalized methods of moments.

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  • Doing Bayesian Data Analysis
    Doing Bayesian Data Analysis (English, Hardback) Kruschke John

    There is an explosion of interest in Bayesian statistics, primarily because recently created computational methods have finally made Bayesian analysis obtainable to a wide audience.Doing Bayesian Data Analysis: A Tutorial with R, JAGS, and Stan provides an accessible approach to Bayesian data analysis, as material is explained clearly with concrete examples. The book begins with the basics,...

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  • The Signal and the Noise
    The Signal and the Noise (English, Paperback) Nate Silver

    Reveals how we can all develop better foresight in an uncertain world. From the stock market to the poker table, from earthquakes to the economy, the author takes us on an enthralling insider's tour of the high-stakes world of forecasting, showing how we can use information in a smarter way amid a noise of data - and make predictions in our lives.

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  • Stochastic Differential Equations
    Stochastic Differential Equations (English, Paperback) Bernt Oksendal

    Gives an introduction to the basic theory of stochastic calculus and its applications. This book offers examples in order to motivate and illustrate the theory and show its importance for many applications in for example economics, biology and physics.

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