[R] Statitics Textbook - any recommendation?
p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Thu Sep 21 09:25:58 CEST 2006
Martin Maechler <maechler at stat.math.ethz.ch> writes:
> GS> I couldn't agree more. A number of my colleagues have bought Peter
> GS> Dalgaard's book to a) learn some R and b) learn some statistics. They
> GS> have found it very useful indeed.
> I'm pretty sure it has been the first book of its kind ("Intro Stats + R"),
> and in my view is still the best.
Thanks for the kind words, but...
> >> > > I went to the CRAN contributed documentation, but there
> >> > > were only R textbooks, that is, textbooks where R is the
> >> > > focus, not the statistics. And I would like to find the
> >> > > opposite.
and that does to some extent apply to my book too. Perhaps have a look
at Maindonald & Braun as well.
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