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  •  I love the books from John Allen Paulos. Is your (2+ / 0-)
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    tryptamine, plf515

    Abelson book similar in tone?

    Chimpee is an embarrassment to stupidity! GTFO ASAP! AAF

    by Asinus Asinum Fricat on Sat Feb 24, 2007 at 12:42:53 PM PST

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    •  It's more focused on statistics (3+ / 0-)

      but is similar in that it is more about thinking than about computing.....

      I thought it might be good here, since many of us like to MAKE principled arguments, and it is often possible to strengthen these with statistical reasoning.

      And many of us read statistics, in one way or another....even if only in the newspaper

      What are you reading? on Friday mornings
      What have you got to learn? (or teach) on Saturdays

      by plf515 on Sat Feb 24, 2007 at 12:45:49 PM PST

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