The Resource 200% of nothing : : an eye-opening tour through the twists and turns of math abuse and innumeracy, A.K. Dewdney

200% of nothing : : an eye-opening tour through the twists and turns of math abuse and innumeracy, A.K. Dewdney

Label
200% of nothing : : an eye-opening tour through the twists and turns of math abuse and innumeracy
Title
200% of nothing
Title remainder
: an eye-opening tour through the twists and turns of math abuse and innumeracy
Statement of responsibility
A.K. Dewdney
Title variation
Two hundred percent of nothing
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
STJ
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
200% of nothing : : an eye-opening tour through the twists and turns of math abuse and innumeracy, A.K. Dewdney
Label
200% of nothing : : an eye-opening tour through the twists and turns of math abuse and innumeracy, A.K. Dewdney
Publication
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-180)
Contents
Innumeracy and math abuse -- Statistics and damned lies -- The mathematics of advertising -- Intelligent dice -- The law of zero return -- Caveat emptor -- The government figures -- Living with risk -- Gee-whiz media math -- The tip of the iceberg -- Everybody is a mathematician -- Street math -- Annotated bibliography -- Acknowledgments: The abuse detectives
Control code
ocm48769224
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
https://secure.syndetics.com/index.aspx?type=xw12&client=216-623-2800&isbn=9780471145745&upc=&oclc=%28Sirsi%29%20i9780471145745/LC.JPG
Dimensions
24 cm.
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'WA-MAIN': 'https://search.clevnet.org/client/en_US/clevnet/wa-main/detailnonmodal/ent:$002f$002fSD_ILS$002f0$002fSD_ILS:1425401/ada'}
Extent
vii, 182 p.
Isbn
9780471145745
Lccn
92042173
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780471145745
  • (Sirsi) AJU-3967

Library Locations

    • WAYNE CO/Wooster Main LibraryBorrow it
      220 West Liberty Street, Wooster, 44691
      40.797437 -81.9421954
Processing Feedback ...