References and Further Reading - Better Business Decisions from Data: Statistical Analysis for Professional Success (2014)

Better Business Decisions from Data: Statistical Analysis for Professional Success (2014)

APPENDIX A. References and Further Reading


Blastland, Michael and Andrew Dilnot. 2007. The Tiger That Isn’t: Seeing through a World of Numbers. London: Profile Books.

Burlingame, Noreen, and Lars Nielsen. 2012. A Simple Introduction to Data Science. Wickford, RI: New Street Communications, LLC.

Croll, Alistair. 2012. “What to Watch for in Big Data.” In Big Data Now: 2012 Edition. O’Reilly Media, Inc. (Kindle book).

Dumbill, Edd. 2012. "Apache Hadoop." In Planning for Big Data. O'Reilly Media, Inc. (Kindle book).

Frank, Eibe. 2009. “Algorithms: The Basic Methods.” In Data Mining: Know It All, by Chakrabarti, Soumen, et al. Burlington, MA: Morgan Kaufmann.

FT Reporters. 2013. Decoding Big Data: The Corporate Race to Turn Information into Profit. London: The Financial Times Ltd. (Kindle book).

Haigh, John. 2003. Taking Chances: Winning with Probability. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Hand, David J. 2008. Statistics: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Havil, Julian. 2008. Impossible? Surprising Solutions to Counterintuitive Conundrums. Princeton: Princeton University Press.

Kahneman, Daniel. 2012. Thinking Fast and Slow. London: Penguin.

Mayer-Schönberger, Viktor and Kenneth Cukier. 2013. Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work and Think. London: John Murray (Publishers).

Seife, Charles. 2010. Proofiness: The Dark Arts of Mathematical Deception. New York: Viking Penguin.

Siegel, Eric. 2013. Predictive Analytics: The Power to Predict Who Will Click, Buy, Lie, or Die. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.

Smith, Charles O. 1976. Introduction to Reliability in Design. Tokyo: McGraw-Hill Kogakusha.

Taverne, Dick. 2005. The March of Unreason: Science, Democracy, and the New Fundamentalism. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Watts, Duncan J. 2011. Everything Is Obvious: How Common Sense Fails Us. Crown Business. New York: Crown Publishing Group, Random House Inc.

Wiseman, Richard. 2007. Quirkology: The Curious Science of Everyday Lives. London: Macmillan.

Further Reading

Hair, Joseph F., Jr., Rolph E. Anderson, Ronald L. Tatham, and William C. Black. 1998. Multivariate Data Analysis. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hall Inc.

Huff, Darrell. 1991. How to Lie with Statistics. London: Penguin.

Levin, Richard I. and David S. Rubin. 1998. Statistics for Management. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc.

Lindley, D. V. and W. F. Scott. 1995. New Cambridge Statistical Tables, Second Edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

McClave, James T., P. George Benson, and Terry Sincich. 1998. A First Course in Business Statistics. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice-Hall Inc.

Moroney, M. J. 1953. Facts from Figures. Middlesex, UK: Penguin Books.

Porkess, Roger. 2005. Web-linked Dictionary of Statistics. Glasgow: Collins.

Reichman, W. J. 1964. The Use and Abuse of Statistics. Harmondsworth, UK: Penguin.

Rumsey, Deborah. 2003. Statistics for Dummies. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley Publishing Inc.

Sapsford, Roger, and Victor Jupp, eds. 1996. Data Collection and Analysis. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications Ltd.

Taylor, Sonia. 2001. Business Statistics. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Upton, Graham, and Ian Cook. 2006. Oxford Dictionary of Statistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.