Statistics: Randomness and Regularity

  • Gudmund R. Iversen
  • Mary Gergen
Chapter
Part of the Springer Undergraduate Textbooks in Statistics book series (SUTS)

Abstract

You probably are reading this book because you think it is important to know something about the subject of statistics. At the same time, you may suspect that studying statistics won’t be the pleasantest task you have ever undertaken. We have seen too many reluctant students to think statistics courses are automatically crowd pleasers. We know some of you would prefer to analyze a poem, sing a ballad, or dissect a frog. But we think we have enough knowledge of student temperament to speak to all of you, eager and less than eager.

Keywords

Placebo Burning Corn Depression Manifold 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gudmund R. Iversen
    • 1
  • Mary Gergen
    • 2
  1. 1.Swarthmore CollegeUSA
  2. 2.Delaware County CampusPennsylvania State UniversityUSA

Personalised recommendations