Ninth Edition   ©2017

Statistics: Concepts and Controversies

David S. Moore (Purdue University) , William I. Notz (The Ohio State University)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4641-9293-6; ISBN-13: 978-1-4641-9293-7; Format: Paper Text, 672 pages

New edition of Moore's bestselling introduction to statistical ideas and practice for the liberal arts statistics course.

David Moore and William Notz’s Statistics: Concepts and Controversies (SCC) introduces liberal arts majors to statistical ideas—and shows them how use those ideas to think about the statistical claims they see every day from polls, campaigns, advertising, public policy, and many different fields of study. The ultimate goal is to equip students with solid statistical reasoning skills that will help them understand impact of statistics on all aspects of our lives.
The new edition offers SCC’s signature combination of engaging cases, real-life examples and exercises, helpful pedagogy, rich full-color design, and innovative media learning tools, all significantly updated.