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The Chicago guide to writing about numbers, Jane E. Miller

Label
The Chicago guide to writing about numbers
Title
The Chicago guide to writing about numbers
Statement of responsibility
Jane E. Miller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
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Miller, Jane E.
Dewey number
808/.0665
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
T11
LC item number
.M485 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Chicago guides to writing, editing, and publishing
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Technical writing
Label
The Chicago guide to writing about numbers, Jane E. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Why write about numbers? -- pt. I. Principles. 2. Seven basic principles -- 3. Causality, statistical significance, and substantive significance -- 4. Technical but important: five more basic principles -- pt. II. Tools. 5. Types of quantitative comparisons -- 6. Creating effective tables -- 7. Creating effective charts -- 8. Choosing effective examples and analogies -- pt. III. Pulling it all together. 9. Writing about distributions and associations -- 10. Writing about data and methods -- 11. Writing introductions, results, and conclusions -- 12. Speaking about numbers -- Appendix A. Implementing "Generalization, Example, Exceptions" (GEE)
Control code
16844154
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 304 pages
Isbn
9780226526300
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004000204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm54096293
Label
The Chicago guide to writing about numbers, Jane E. Miller
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [275]-277) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Why write about numbers? -- pt. I. Principles. 2. Seven basic principles -- 3. Causality, statistical significance, and substantive significance -- 4. Technical but important: five more basic principles -- pt. II. Tools. 5. Types of quantitative comparisons -- 6. Creating effective tables -- 7. Creating effective charts -- 8. Choosing effective examples and analogies -- pt. III. Pulling it all together. 9. Writing about distributions and associations -- 10. Writing about data and methods -- 11. Writing introductions, results, and conclusions -- 12. Speaking about numbers -- Appendix A. Implementing "Generalization, Example, Exceptions" (GEE)
Control code
16844154
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 304 pages
Isbn
9780226526300
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004000204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm54096293

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