- Author : Truman Lee Kelley
- Publisher : Harvard University Press
- Release Date : 1947
- Genre: Business & Economics
- Pages :
- ISBN 10 : 0674330005
Fundamentals of Statistics Book Description :
This book provides a broad general survey of the principles of scientific method, and a substantial basic knowledge of statistics particularly in its application to scientific research and with special relevance to the fields of the social and biological sciences. The introductory chapters aim to place statistical procedures in the reader's general philosophy and experience, and to show him their logical importance and practical utility. Mr. Kelley then develops a detailed presentation of essential statistics. Finally, he makes a serious but admittedly initial attempt to release the niceties of middle and advanced mathematics to the peculiar problems that may be found in a given issue and with given data. His book will be of particular value in the t...