Exploring Data

Part of the Springer Series in Statistics book series (SSS)

Abstract

Data analysis involves both manipulation, via formulas and computations, and interpretation of the results. During the period immediately following World War II, particularly in the United States, statistical theory was consumed with the logic of statistical inference and decision-making. Against this backdrop, John Tukey revolted.

Keywords

Acidity 

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert E. Kass
    • 1
  • Uri T. Eden
    • 2
  • Emery N. Brown
    • 3
  1. 1.Carnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Boston UniversityBostonUSA
  3. 3.Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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