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Working with Numbers and Statistics

A Handbook for Journalists (Lea"s Communication Series) (Lea"s Communication Series)

by Charles Livingston

  • 308 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Lawrence Erlbaum .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Press & journalism,
  • Probability & statistics,
  • Reference,
  • Mathematics,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Number Theory,
  • Probability & Statistics - General,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Journalism,
  • Social Science / Statistics,
  • Journalism,
  • Statistics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7938341M
    ISBN 100805852492
    ISBN 109780805852493

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