[R] R: Tools for thinking about data analysis and graphics

Steve Lianoglou mailinglist.honeypot at gmail.com
Thu Oct 7 01:47:26 CEST 2010


On Wed, Oct 6, 2010 at 5:05 PM, Michael Friendly <friendly at yorku.ca> wrote:
>  I'm giving a talk about some aspects of language and conceptual tools for
> thinking about how
> to solve problems in several programming languages for statistical computing
> and graphics.

For graphics, I'm guessing you'd mention something about ggplot's
grammar of graphics.

Also, although I don't use it all that much, I think the "formula"
methods (y ~ a + b)-type of stuff is probably handy for certain
audiences, as it somehow translates to a "natural language" when doing

Steve Lianoglou
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