Outliers

Outliers
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Author: Malcolm Gladwell
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9780141903491
Release: 2008-11-18
Editor: Penguin UK

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

From the bestselling author of Blink and The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell's Outliers: The Story of Success overturns conventional wisdom about genius to show us what makes an ordinary person an extreme overachiever. Why do some people achieve so much more than others? Can they lie so far out of the ordinary? In this provocative and inspiring book, Malcolm Gladwell looks at everyone from rock stars to professional athletes, software billionaires to scientific geniuses, to show that the story of success is far more surprising, and far more fascinating, than we could ever have imagined. He reveals that it's as much about where we're from and what we do, as who we are - and that no one, not even a genius, ever makes it alone. Outliers will change the way you think about your own life story, and about what makes us all unique. 'Gladwell is not only a brilliant storyteller; he can see what those stories tell us, the lessons they contain' Guardian 'Malcolm Gladwell is a global phenomenon ... he has a genius for making everything he writes seem like an impossible adventure' Observer 'He is the best kind of writer - the kind who makes you feel like you're a genius, rather than he's a genius' The Times

Water Nutrients No 2 Study Number 36

Water Nutrients No 2   Study Number 36
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Author: Raymond J. Lishka
Pages: 155
ISBN: SRLF:A0011496825
Release: 1970
Editor: Unknown

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The Outliers

The Outliers
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Author: Kimberly McCreight
Pages: 368
ISBN: 9780062359117
Release: 2016-05-03
Editor: HarperCollins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

From the New York Times bestselling author of Reconstructing Amelia comes a fast-paced teen series where one girl learns that in a world of intrigue, betrayal, and deeply buried secrets, it is vital to trust your instincts. It all starts with a text: Please, Wylie, I need your help. Wylie hasn’t heard from Cassie in over a week, not since their last fight. But that doesn’t matter. Cassie’s in trouble, so Wylie decides to do what she has done so many times before: save her best friend from herself. This time it’s different, though. Instead of telling Wylie where she is, Cassie sends cryptic clues. And instead of having Wylie come by herself, Jasper shows up saying Cassie sent him to help. Trusting the guy who sent Cassie off the rails doesn’t feel right, but Wylie has no choice but to ignore her gut instinct and go with him. But figuring out where Cassie is goes from difficult to dangerous, fast. As Wylie and Jasper head farther and farther north into the dense woods of Maine, Wylie struggles to control her growing sense that something is really wrong. What isn’t Cassie telling them? And could finding her be only the beginning? In this breakneck tale, New York Times bestselling author Kimberly McCreight brilliantly chronicles a fateful journey that begins with a single decision—and ends up changing everything.

Water Nutrients No 2 Study Number 36

Water Nutrients No  2  Study Number 36
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Author: United States. Consumer Protection and Environmental Health Service. Environmental Control Administration. Analytical Reference Service
Pages: 155
ISBN: CORNELL:31924004127407
Release: 1970
Editor: Unknown

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Memoirs

Memoirs
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Author: British Astronomical Association
Pages: 329
ISBN: SRLF:A0002748036
Release: 1896
Editor: Unknown

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Linear Models Time Series and Outliers

Linear Models  Time Series and Outliers
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Author: Bovas Abraham
Pages: 622
ISBN: WISC:89010703130
Release: 1975
Editor: Unknown

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The Collide

The Collide
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Author: Kimberly McCreight
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9780062359179
Release: 2018-07-03
Editor: HarperCollins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The much-anticipated final book in New York Times bestselling author Kimberly McCreight’s Outliers trilogy. KEEP YOUR ENEMIES CLOSE. Wylie is finally out of the detention center, but that doesn’t mean she’s safe. As much as she wants to forget everything that's happened and return to her normal life, Wylie knows that true freedom means discovering, once and for all, who is hunting the girls who are Outliers—and why. Armed with only a few clues and a handful of trusted allies, Wylie sets out to separate fact from fiction. But soon she is unearthing long-buried secrets and finds herself entangled in a conspiracy that is much bigger and more dangerous than she ever could have imagined. Worse yet, the nearer Wylie gets to discovering the truth, the closer her enemies get to silencing her and the other girls. This time, maybe forever. In the explosive conclusion to New York Times bestselling author Kimberly McCreight’s Outliers series, Wylie learns that when danger lurks in unexpected places, fighting for who and what you believe in can matter even more than you realized . . . and that trusting yourself might be the one thing that saves you.

Proceedings of the Conference on the Design of Experiments in Army Research Development and Testing

Proceedings of the     Conference on the Design of Experiments in Army Research  Development and Testing
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: CHI:22743053
Release: 1975
Editor: Unknown

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2 4 6 Trinitrotoluene TNT Transformation sorption in Thin disk Soil Columns Under Anaerobic Conditions

2 4 6 Trinitrotoluene  TNT  Transformation sorption in Thin disk Soil Columns Under Anaerobic Conditions
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Author: Trudy J. Olin,Tommy E. Myers,Dan M. Townsend
Pages: 43
ISBN: MINN:31951D02021004E
Release: 1996
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The sorption and transformation behavior of 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene (TNT) is important to modeling and remediation efforts at military installations where subsurface contamination exists in connection with munitions production. Processes potentially affecting the fate and transport of TNT in soils and groundwater include biotic and abiotic transformation, sorption, advection, hydrodynamic dispersion, dissolution, diffusion, and facilitated transport by organic and inorganic colloids (McGrath 1995). TNT breakthrough curves may provide indications of the type of processes occurring. The transformation rate of TNT is of particular interest in determining the long-term risk associated with TNT contamination in a soil.

Outliers in Nonlinear Time Series Econometrics

Outliers in Nonlinear Time Series Econometrics
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Author: Jussi Tolvi
Pages: 129
ISBN: STANFORD:36105112295980
Release: 2001
Editor: Unknown

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The Scattering

The Scattering
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Author: Kimberly McCreight
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9780062359148
Release: 2017-05-02
Editor: HarperCollins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

New York Times bestselling author Kimberly McCreight raises the stakes in the second book of the heart-pounding Outliers trilogy, a uniquely speculative story about secrets, betrayal, and a world where one small group of people are blessed—or cursed—with an incredible power. Wylie may have escaped the camp in Maine, but she is far from safe. The best way for her to protect herself is to understand her ability, fast. But after spending a lifetime trying to ignore her own feelings, giving in to her ability to read other peoples’ emotions is as difficult as it is dangerous. And Wylie isn’t the only one at risk. Ever since they returned home, Jasper has been spiraling, wracked with guilt over what happened to Cassie. After all they’ve been through together, Wylie and Jasper would do anything for each other, but she doesn’t know if their bond is strong enough to overcome demons from the past. It is amid this uncertainty and fear that Wylie finds herself confronted with a choice. She was willing to do whatever it took to help Cassie, but is she prepared to go to the same extremes to help complete strangers . . . even if they are just like her?

Statistical Uses of Administrative Records

Statistical Uses of Administrative Records
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Author: Beth Kilss,Wendy Alvey
Pages: 329
ISBN: PURD:32754079660688
Release: 1984
Editor: Unknown

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Outliers in Time Series

Outliers in Time Series
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Author: Ih Chang
Pages: 520
ISBN: WISC:89011511102
Release: 1983
Editor: Unknown

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Radio Science

Radio Science
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: UIUC:30112106706473
Release: 1990
Editor: Unknown

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Bayesian Statistics 2

Bayesian Statistics 2
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Author: Valencia International Meeting on Bayesian Statistics$ (2e : 1983 : Alcoceber, Espagne)
Pages: 778
ISBN: MINN:31951000317249D
Release: 1985
Editor: North Holland

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Providing a comprehensive overview of recent research in Bayesian Statistics, this book includes contributions from most of the leading experts in the field. It covers a broad range of topics, from foundational philosophy to practical case studies.

Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences

Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences
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Author: William Mendenhall,Terry Sincich
Pages: 1182
ISBN: UOM:39015068677072
Release: 1995
Editor: Prentice Hall

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book illustrates basic statistical concepts with extensive applications in engineering and scientific contexts. The book includes optional theoretical exercises, allowing readers who choose to emphasize theory to do so with requiring additional materials. The fourth edition contains SAS and MINITAB computer printout results for all analyses performed—plus new exercises based on magazine and journal articles and news reports. KEY TOPICS: A section on "Detecting Normal Distributions" (Chapter 5) gives readers insights on when it is reasonable to assume that underlying data is normally distributed. There is a comprehensive example on model building (Chapter 13) and emphasis on the regression approach to a Nova (also presents the traditional approach). There are two sections discussing principles of experimental design, i.e., noise-reducing and volume-increasing design, a section on "Total Quality Management" and coverage of statistical computing. There are optional, calculus-based theoretical exercises, and real data sets, extracted from scientific studies, are provided in an appendix. Numerical answers to all applied exercises are included in an appendix—giving readers immediate feedback on their work.

Minimum Distance Estimation in an Additive Effects Outliers Model

Minimum Distance Estimation in an Additive Effects Outliers Model
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Author: Sunil Kumar Dhar
Pages: 148
ISBN: MSU:31293005374297
Release: 1988
Editor: Unknown

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Temporal Disaggregation Missing Observations Outliers and Forecasting

Temporal Disaggregation  Missing Observations  Outliers  and Forecasting
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Author: Massimiliano Marcellino
Pages: 29
ISBN: STANFORD:36105073318961
Release: 1997
Editor: Unknown

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Report to Congress DRG Refinement Outliers Severity of Illness and Intensity of Care

Report to Congress  DRG Refinement  Outliers  Severity of Illness  and Intensity of Care
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Author: Department of Health and Human Services
Pages: 329
ISBN: STANFORD:24501816310
Release: 2021
Editor: Unknown

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Identification of Outliers

Identification of Outliers
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Author: D. Hawkins
Pages: 188
ISBN: 041221900X
Release: 1980
Editor: Springer

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The problem of outliers is one of the oldest in statistics, and during the last century and a half interest in it has waxed and waned several times. Currently it is once again an active research area after some years of relative neglect, and recent work has solved a number of old problems in outlier theory, and identified new ones. The major results are, however, scattered amongst many journal articles, and for some time there has been a clear need to bring them together in one place. That was the original intention of this monograph: but during execution it became clear that the existing theory of outliers was deficient in several areas, and so the monograph also contains a number of new results and conjectures. In view of the enormous volume ofliterature on the outlier problem and its cousins, no attempt has been made to make the coverage exhaustive. The material is concerned almost entirely with the use of outlier tests that are known (or may reasonably be expected) to be optimal in some way. Such topics as robust estimation are largely ignored, being covered more adequately in other sources. The numerous ad hoc statistics proposed in the early work on the grounds of intuitive appeal or computational simplicity also are not discussed in any detail.