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9 edition of Statistical literacy found in the catalog.

Statistical literacy

a guide to interpretation

by Dennis G. Haack

  • 20 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Duxbury Press in North Scituate, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Statistics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementDennis G. Haack.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA276.12 .H32
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 323 p. :
    Number of Pages323
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4727498M
    ISBN 100878721835
    LC Control Number78015381
    OCLC/WorldCa4056783

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