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ERIC Number: EJ1009478
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Pages: 6
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 14
ISSN: ISSN-0141-982X
Are Statisticians Cold-Blooded Bosses? A New Perspective on the "Old" Concept of Statistical Population
Lu, Yonggang; Henning, Kevin S. S.
Teaching Statistics: An International Journal for Teachers, v35 n1 p66-71 Spr 2013
Spurred by recent writings regarding statistical pragmatism, we propose a simple, practical approach to introducing students to a new style of statistical thinking that models nature through the lens of data-generating processes, not populations. (Contains 5 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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