The Resource Statistics : a guide to the unknown, edited by Judith M. Tanur ... [et al.] (The Joint Committee on the Curriculum in Statistics and Probability of the American Statistical Association and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

Statistics : a guide to the unknown, edited by Judith M. Tanur ... [et al.] (The Joint Committee on the Curriculum in Statistics and Probability of the American Statistical Association and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

Label
Statistics : a guide to the unknown
Title
Statistics
Title remainder
a guide to the unknown
Statement of responsibility
edited by Judith M. Tanur ... [et al.] (The Joint Committee on the Curriculum in Statistics and Probability of the American Statistical Association and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
519.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA276.16
LC item number
.S84 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Tanur, Judith M
  • Joint Committee on the Curriculum in Statistics and Probability
Series statement
The Wadsworth & Brooks/Cole statistics/probability series
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  • Mathematical statistics
  • Statistique mathématique
  • Données statistiques
  • Statistique
  • Mathematical statistics
  • Statistische methoden
  • Statistiek
  • Toepassingen
  • Estatistica
  • Anwendung
  • Statistik
  • Statistique mathématique
  • Anwendung
  • Statistik
Label
Statistics : a guide to the unknown, edited by Judith M. Tanur ... [et al.] (The Joint Committee on the Curriculum in Statistics and Probability of the American Statistical Association and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The biggest public health experiment ever : the 1954 field trial of the Salk poliomyelitis vaccine / Paul Meier -- Safety of anesthetics / Lincoln E. Moses and Frederick Mosteller -- The Metro firm trials and ongoing patient randomization / Duncan Neuhauser -- A health insurance experiment / Joseph P. Newhouse -- Cigarette price, smoking, and excise tax policy / Kenneth E. Warner -- Does inheritance matter in disease? / D.D. Reid -- The plight of the whales / D.G. Chapman -- The importance of being human / W.W. Howells -- Statistical proof of employment discrimination / Sandy L. Zabell -- Statistics in jury selection : how to avoid unfavorable jurors / S. James Press -- Measuring the effects of social innovations by means of time series / Donald T. Campbell
  • Election night on television / Richard F. Link -- Deciding authorship / Frederick Mosteller and David L. Wallace -- Children's recall of pictorial information / Doris R. Entwisle and W.H. Huggins -- The meaning of words / Joseph B. Kruskal -- The sizes of things / Herbert A. Simon -- How accountants save money by sampling / John Neter -- Preliminary evaluation of a new food product / Elisabeth Street and Mavis B. Carroll -- Statistical determination of numerical color tolerances / Lonnie C. Vance -- Making essay test scores fairer with statistics / Henry I. Braun and Howard Wainer -- Statistics, sports, and some other things / Robert Hooke -- The consumer price index / Philip J. McCarthy
  • How to count better : using statistics to improve the Census / Morris H. Hansen and Barbara A. Bailar -- How the nation's employment and unemployment estimates are made / Carol Boyd Leon and Philip L. Rones -- The development and analysis of economic indicators / Geoffrey H. Moore -- Optimization and the traveling salesman problem / Charles A. Whitney -- Estimating the chance of large earthquakes by radiocarbon dating and statistical modeling / David R. Brillinger -- Very short range weather forecasting using automated observations / Robert G. Miller -- Statistics, the Sun, and the stars / Charles A. Whitney
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 284 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036871443
Label
Statistics : a guide to the unknown, edited by Judith M. Tanur ... [et al.] (The Joint Committee on the Curriculum in Statistics and Probability of the American Statistical Association and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The biggest public health experiment ever : the 1954 field trial of the Salk poliomyelitis vaccine / Paul Meier -- Safety of anesthetics / Lincoln E. Moses and Frederick Mosteller -- The Metro firm trials and ongoing patient randomization / Duncan Neuhauser -- A health insurance experiment / Joseph P. Newhouse -- Cigarette price, smoking, and excise tax policy / Kenneth E. Warner -- Does inheritance matter in disease? / D.D. Reid -- The plight of the whales / D.G. Chapman -- The importance of being human / W.W. Howells -- Statistical proof of employment discrimination / Sandy L. Zabell -- Statistics in jury selection : how to avoid unfavorable jurors / S. James Press -- Measuring the effects of social innovations by means of time series / Donald T. Campbell
  • Election night on television / Richard F. Link -- Deciding authorship / Frederick Mosteller and David L. Wallace -- Children's recall of pictorial information / Doris R. Entwisle and W.H. Huggins -- The meaning of words / Joseph B. Kruskal -- The sizes of things / Herbert A. Simon -- How accountants save money by sampling / John Neter -- Preliminary evaluation of a new food product / Elisabeth Street and Mavis B. Carroll -- Statistical determination of numerical color tolerances / Lonnie C. Vance -- Making essay test scores fairer with statistics / Henry I. Braun and Howard Wainer -- Statistics, sports, and some other things / Robert Hooke -- The consumer price index / Philip J. McCarthy
  • How to count better : using statistics to improve the Census / Morris H. Hansen and Barbara A. Bailar -- How the nation's employment and unemployment estimates are made / Carol Boyd Leon and Philip L. Rones -- The development and analysis of economic indicators / Geoffrey H. Moore -- Optimization and the traveling salesman problem / Charles A. Whitney -- Estimating the chance of large earthquakes by radiocarbon dating and statistical modeling / David R. Brillinger -- Very short range weather forecasting using automated observations / Robert G. Miller -- Statistics, the Sun, and the stars / Charles A. Whitney
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 284 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036871443

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