Readership: Anyone interested in statistics and the application of statistics today. The book does not require any prior mathematical knowledge, and will serve as a good general introduction to students of both mathematics and statistics, as well as students and professionals in the broad range of dsiciplines that rely on statistical data.
David J. Hand, Professor of Statistics, Imperial College, London
1: Surrounded by Statistics
2: Simple descriptions
3: Collecting good data
5: Estimation and inference
6: Statistical models and methods
7: Statistical computing