Statistics Done Wrong
by Alex Reinhart
Publisher: refsmmat.com 2013
Statistics Done Wrong is a guide to the most popular statistical errors and slip-ups committed by scientists every day, in the lab and in peer-reviewed journals. It assumes no prior knowledge of statistics, so you can read it before your first statistics course or after thirty years of scientific practice.
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