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Statistics : a guide to the unknown /

by Tanur, Judith M; Joint Committee on the Curriculum in Statistics and Probability.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Belmont, Calif. : Duxbury Press, c1989Edition: 3rd ed.Description: xxv, 284 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0534094929.Subject(s): Mathematical statistics
Contents:
The biggest public health experiment ever : the 1954 field trial of the Salk poliomyelitis vaccine / Paul Meier -- Safety of anesthetics / Lincoln E. Moses and Frederick Mosteller -- The Metro firm trials and ongoing patient randomization / Duncan Neuhauser -- A health insurance experiment / Joseph P. Newhouse -- Cigarette price, smoking, and excise tax policy / Kenneth E. Warner -- Does inheritance matter in disease? / D.D. Reid -- The plight of the whales / D.G. Chapman -- The importance of being human / W.W. Howells -- Statistical proof of employment discrimination / Sandy L. Zabell -- Statistics in jury selection : how to avoid unfavorable jurors / S. James Press -- Measuring the effects of social innovations by means of time series / Donald T. Campbell.
Election night on television / Richard F. Link -- Deciding authorship / Frederick Mosteller and David L. Wallace -- Children's recall of pictorial information / Doris R. Entwisle and W.H. Huggins -- The meaning of words / Joseph B. Kruskal -- The sizes of things / Herbert A. Simon -- How accountants save money by sampling / John Neter -- Preliminary evaluation of a new food product / Elisabeth Street and Mavis B. Carroll -- Statistical determination of numerical color tolerances / Lonnie C. Vance -- Making essay test scores fairer with statistics / Henry I. Braun and Howard Wainer -- Statistics, sports, and some other things / Robert Hooke -- The consumer price index / Philip J. McCarthy.
How to count better : using statistics to improve the Census / Morris H. Hansen and Barbara A. Bailar -- How the nation's employment and unemployment estimates are made / Carol Boyd Leon and Philip L. Rones -- The development and analysis of economic indicators / Geoffrey H. Moore -- Optimization and the traveling salesman problem / Charles A. Whitney -- Estimating the chance of large earthquakes by radiocarbon dating and statistical modeling / David R. Brillinger -- Very short range weather forecasting using automated observations / Robert G. Miller -- Statistics, the Sun, and the stars / Charles A. Whitney.
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Includes bibliographies and index.

The biggest public health experiment ever : the 1954 field trial of the Salk poliomyelitis vaccine / Paul Meier -- Safety of anesthetics / Lincoln E. Moses and Frederick Mosteller -- The Metro firm trials and ongoing patient randomization / Duncan Neuhauser -- A health insurance experiment / Joseph P. Newhouse -- Cigarette price, smoking, and excise tax policy / Kenneth E. Warner -- Does inheritance matter in disease? / D.D. Reid -- The plight of the whales / D.G. Chapman -- The importance of being human / W.W. Howells -- Statistical proof of employment discrimination / Sandy L. Zabell -- Statistics in jury selection : how to avoid unfavorable jurors / S. James Press -- Measuring the effects of social innovations by means of time series / Donald T. Campbell.

Election night on television / Richard F. Link -- Deciding authorship / Frederick Mosteller and David L. Wallace -- Children's recall of pictorial information / Doris R. Entwisle and W.H. Huggins -- The meaning of words / Joseph B. Kruskal -- The sizes of things / Herbert A. Simon -- How accountants save money by sampling / John Neter -- Preliminary evaluation of a new food product / Elisabeth Street and Mavis B. Carroll -- Statistical determination of numerical color tolerances / Lonnie C. Vance -- Making essay test scores fairer with statistics / Henry I. Braun and Howard Wainer -- Statistics, sports, and some other things / Robert Hooke -- The consumer price index / Philip J. McCarthy.

How to count better : using statistics to improve the Census / Morris H. Hansen and Barbara A. Bailar -- How the nation's employment and unemployment estimates are made / Carol Boyd Leon and Philip L. Rones -- The development and analysis of economic indicators / Geoffrey H. Moore -- Optimization and the traveling salesman problem / Charles A. Whitney -- Estimating the chance of large earthquakes by radiocarbon dating and statistical modeling / David R. Brillinger -- Very short range weather forecasting using automated observations / Robert G. Miller -- Statistics, the Sun, and the stars / Charles A. Whitney.

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