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ASA-CRC Series on Statistical Reasoning in Science and Society


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Data Visualization: Charts, Maps, and Interactive Graphics

Data Visualization: Charts, Maps, and Interactive Graphics

Forthcoming

Robert Grant
September 19, 2018

There has been huge growth in innovative data visualisations in recent years, and there is a lot of interest in this topic among academics, the general public, journalists and business people. This book provides an introduction to the general principles of data visualization, with a focus on...

Measuring Society

Measuring Society

Forthcoming

Chaitra H. Nagaraja
September 01, 2018

Statistical Medical Fraud Assessment

Statistical Medical Fraud Assessment

Forthcoming

Tahir Ekin
August 01, 2018

This book will educate the general public about statistical methnods to improve medical fraud assessment by more accurateoverpayment estimation, representative sampling and use of data mining methods for fraud detection. In the United States, total health care related spending reached 2.9 trillion...

Visualizing Baseball

Visualizing Baseball

Jim Albert
August 17, 2017

Visualizing Baseball provides a visual exploration of the game of baseball. Graphical displays are used to show how measures of performance, at the team level and the individual level, have changed over the history of baseball. Graphs of career trajectories are helpful for understanding the...

Errors, Blunders, and Lies: How to Tell the Difference

Errors, Blunders, and Lies: How to Tell the Difference

David S. Salsburg
April 19, 2017

We live in a world that is not quite "right." The central tenet of statistical inquiry is that Observation = Truth + Error because even the most careful of scientific investigations have always been bedeviled by uncertainty. Our attempts to measure things are plagued with small errors. Our attempts...

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