Book:Pere Grima/Mathematics on the Front Page

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Pere Grima: Mathematics on the Front Page: Statistics and the media

Published $2017$, National Geographic

ISBN 978-84-473-9132-5.


National Geographic "Our Mathematical World" series: $49$


Contents

Preface


Chapter 1. Definitions and measurements: Know what you're talking about
Chapter 2. Means and percentages. Adding spice to the news
Chapter 3. Every picture tells a story: graphs
Chapter 4. And what do you think? Opinion polls
Chapter 5. Health is what matters (not forgetting business)
Chapter 6. Cause and effect, making comparisons and counting demonstrators
Chapter 7. The paradoxes of probabilities


Bibliography
Index