Head First Data Analysis: A Learner's Guide to Big Numbers, Statistics, and Good Decisions
"O'Reilly Media, Inc.", 2009年7月17日 - 484 頁
Today, interpreting data is a critical decision-making factor for businesses and organizations. If your job requires you to manage and analyze all kinds of data, turn to Head First Data Analysis, where you'll quickly learn how to collect and organize data, sort the distractions from the truth, find meaningful patterns, draw conclusions, predict the future, and present your findings to others.
Using the latest research in cognitive science and learning theory to craft a multi-sensory learning experience, Head First Data Analysis uses a visually rich format designed for the way your brain works, not a text-heavy approach that puts you to sleep.
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - jacobusp - LibraryThing
Very good, practical book. It explains how to use both Excel and R for data analysis. In the examples, it goes beyond the first layer of simple analysis and asks the "what if" questions -- great training for the junior analyst. 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - BizCoach - LibraryThing
Very practical book on how to use the various types of data analysis. It's part information and part work-book. Uses graphics, text, and exercises to really get you to learn. 閱讀評論全文
Break it Down
Test Your Theories
Take It to The Max
Pictures Make You Smarter
Say It Aint So
Get Past First Base
Chapter 7 Subjective Probabilities Numerical Belief
Analyze Like a Human
Can You Relate?
Leftovers The Top Ten Things we didnt cover
Install R Start R Up
Install Excel Analysis Tools The ToolPak
The Shape of Numbers