Statistical methods for research workers. 14th ed. revised and enlarged. (English) Zbl 0283.62002

New York: Hafner Publishing Company. xv, 362 p. £4.25 (1973).
Published first in 1925 [JFM 51.0414.08] this book is notable for its wide-ranging account of methods of statistical inference, and also for the wealth of applications made to biology.
For further information on the importance of this book, see the article by A. W. F. Edwards [Chapter 67 – R. A. Fischer, statistical methods for research workers, first edition (1925) in: Ivor Grattan-Guinness (ed.) et al., Landmark Writings in Western Mathematics 1640–1940, 856–870 (2005; Zbl 1090.01002), doi:10.1016/B978-044450871-3/50148-0].


62-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to statistics
00A06 Mathematics for nonmathematicians (engineering, social sciences, etc.)