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How to Lie with Statistics

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How to Lie with Statistics

By Darrell Huff; Irving Geis (Illustrator)

W. W. Norton & Company, Paperback, 9780393310726, 144pp.

Publication Date: October 17, 1993

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Darrell Huff runs the gamut of every popularly used type of statistic, probes such things as the sample study, the tabulation method, the interview technique, or the way the results are derived from the figures, and points up the countless number of dodges which are used to full rather than to inform.

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