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The Data Detective by Tim Harford

The Data Detective

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The Data Detective by Tim Harford
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Feb 02, 2021 | ISBN 9780593084595

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Praise for The Data Detective:

“Few people write about social science with the clarity and wit of Tim Harford. If you’re staggered by statistics or daunted by data, this entertaining romp of a book is essential reading.” —Daniel H. Pink, author of When and Drive

“Nobody makes the statistics of everyday life more fascinating and enjoyable than Tim Harford.”  —Bill Bryson, author of The Body

“Tim Harford is one of the finest writers of nonfiction. This is another brilliant read: wise, humane, and above all illuminating. Nobody is better on statistics and numbers – and how to make sense of them.” —Matthew Syed, author of Rebel Ideas
 
“An immensely enjoyable guide to using statistics. I loved it.” —Matt Parker, author of Humble Pi
 
“We are supremely lucky to have the fabulously readable, lucid, witty, and authoritative Tim Harford to remind us why fact, reason, numbers, clarity, and truth matter, how beautiful they are and how crucial to our understanding of the natural world and human society. Every politician and journalist should be made to read this book.” —Stephen Fry

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