Download e-book for kindle: Data Literacy: A User's Guide by David L. Herzog

By David L. Herzog

ISBN-10: 1483333469

ISBN-13: 9781483333465

A functional, skill-based creation to facts research and literacy  

We are swimming in an international of information, and this useful advisor will hold you afloat if you learn how to make feel of all of it. In Data Literacy: A User's Guide, David Herzog, a journalist with a decade of expertise utilizing facts research to rework details into pleasing storytelling, introduces scholars and execs to the basics of knowledge literacy, a key ability in today’s international. Assuming the reader has no complicated wisdom of information research or information, this publication indicates easy methods to create perception from publicly-available info via workouts utilizing uncomplicated Excel capabilities. greatly illustrated, step by step directions inside a concise, but accomplished, reference might help readers determine, receive, assessment, fresh, examine and visualize info. A concluding bankruptcy introduces extra subtle information research equipment and instruments together with database managers equivalent to Microsoft entry and MySQL and standalone statistical courses corresponding to SPSS, SAS and R. 

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