quantitative literacy, statistical literacy
Spiegelhalter, David. 2019. The Art of Statistics: How to Learn from Data (New York, NY: Basic Books) 448 pp. ISBN 978-1541618510.
This short piece introduces readers to The Art of Statistics: How to Learn from Data, a new book by David Spiegelhalter. In this age of data, classic statistical courses can appear of limited relevance due to their focus on probability-based methodology. The book takes a modern approach to introducing the essential concepts of statistical science, avoiding mathematics and structured around real problems that data can help solve, many based on the author's own experience.
Spiegelhalter, David. "Introducing The Art of Statistics: How to Learn from Data." Numeracy 13, Iss. 1 (2020): Article 7. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5038/1936-4618.104.22.168
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