Statistics : concepts and controversies
AUTHOR : Moore, David S.
CALL NO : QA276.12 M821s 2017
IMPRINT : New York : W.H. Freeman, c2017
New edition of Moore’s bestselling introduction to statistical ideas and practice for the liberal arts statistics course.
David Moore and William Notz’s Statistics: Concepts and Controversies (SCC) introduces liberal arts majors to statistical ideas—and shows them how use those ideas to think about the statistical claims they see every day from polls, campaigns, advertising, public policy, and many different fields of study. The ultimate goal is to equip students with solid statistical reasoning skills that will help them understand impact of statistics on all aspects of our lives.
The new edition offers SCC’s signature combination of engaging cases, real-life examples and exercises, helpful pedagogy, rich full-color design, and innovative media learning tools, all significantly updated.