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How to lie with statistics
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Published:
New York : Norton, 1993.
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144 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
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3 copies, 2 people are on the wait list.
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519.5 H889 1993
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Darrell Huff runs the gamut of every popularly used type of statistic, probes such things as the sample study, the tabulation method, the interview technique, or the way the results are derived from the figures, and points up the countless number of dodges which are used to fool rather than inform.

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Darrell Huff runs the gamut of every popularly used type of statistic, probes such things as the sample study, the tabulation method, the interview technique, or the way the results are derived from the figures, and points up the countless number of dodges which are used to fool rather than inform.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Huff, D. (1993). How to lie with statistics. New York: Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Huff, Darrell. 1993. How to Lie With Statistics. New York: Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Huff, Darrell, How to Lie With Statistics. New York: Norton, 1993.

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Huff, Darrell. How to Lie With Statistics. New York: Norton, 1993. Print.

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