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Fisher and the 5% level

  • Stephen Stigler

Further Reading

  1. Boring, Edwin G. (1919) “Mathematical vs. Scientific Significance.” Psychological Bulletin, 16:335–338.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Fisher, Ronald A. (1925) Statistical Methods for Research Workers (first ed.), Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd.Google Scholar
  3. Fisher, Ronald A., and Yates, Francis (1938) Statistical Tables for Biological, Agricultural and Medical Research (first ed.), London: Oliver & Boyd.zbMATHGoogle Scholar
  4. Stigler, Stephen M. (1986) The History of Statistics: The Measurement of Uncertainty Before 1900, Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.zbMATHGoogle Scholar

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