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Proofiness: How You're Being Fooled by the Numbers
Proofiness How You're Being Fooled by the Numbers
Author: Charles Seife
From the author of Zero, comes this "admirable salvo against quantitative bamboozlement by the media and the government" (The Boston Globe) In Zero, Charles Seife presented readers with a thrilling account of the strangest number known to humankind. Now he shows readers how the power of skewed metrics-or "proofiness"- is being used to alte...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780143120070
ISBN-10: 0143120077
Publication Date: 9/27/2011
Pages: 320
Edition: 1
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Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)
Book Type: Paperback
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