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Master the programming language of choice among statisticians and data analysts worldwide
Coming to grips with R can be tough, even for seasoned statisticians and data analysts. Enter R For Dummies, the quick, easy way to master all the R you'll ever need. Requiring no prior programming experience and packed with practical examples, easy, step-by-step exercises, and sample code, this extremely accessible guide is the ideal introduction to R for complete beginners. It also covers many concepts that intermediate-level programmers will find extremely useful.
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Andrie de Vries is a market research consultant specializing in surveys, statistical analysis, and strategy.
Joris Meys is a statistician and R programmer with the faculty of bio-engineering at the University of Ghent.
I can't say it helped me much. I bought it because I was taking a grad course on the topic and I needed more help besides the R Book which is like reading a math book, useless. Read morePublished 19 days ago by RecycleABook
I am very familiar with other computing languages, but I was having problems with basic R in a course I was taking. This book filled in the "duh" areas that I missed. Read morePublished 22 days ago by John A. Beltrami
A decent introduction and reference for absolute begginets in R. No more, no less than that.Published 26 days ago by John Hoover
"R for Dummies" is a very strong R learning resource because of its content and quality of explanations. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
With its easy to follow, clear flow and quick tip boxes, this book is the one of most user firendly R books in circulationPublished 5 months ago by Omer
It is probably the nature of R as much as the structure of the book. But, there is nothing quick and easy in mastering R by studying this book. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Gaetan Lion
I really liked the book despite some limitations (the examples of using the power of function of the "Apply" family only dealt with numeric variables). Read morePublished 5 months ago by Flav
Complete beginner with R so needed to learn basics of language. Love the Dummies series. Always easy to read and understand with good examples.Published 7 months ago by C. Seah
Good introduction to the heavy duty statistics and math program that is in increasing academic and commercial use, and available for free download for Windows, Mac and LinuxPublished 7 months ago by George McDuffee