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.



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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