Words of Wisdom from John Tukey

From: Tukey, J. 1980 We need both exploratory and confirmatory. Am Stat. 34(3):23-25. tukey quote2

If you do not know who John Tukey is, he is well worth investigating. His advice about data analysis will serve you well in grant writing.

 

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One thought on “Words of Wisdom from John Tukey

  1. Cool. I have come across Tukey in my attempts to use better statistics as a biologist. Basically, how to do a post-hoc analysis without making real statisticians cry. I’ll have to read more of Tukey’s work, thanks for the links.

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