Free Book: Introduction to Data Science, Version 2.0 By Jeffrey Stanton & Robert De Graaf

Introduction to Data Science, Version 2.0 is a free e-book written by Jeffrey Stanton, Professor and Senior Associate Dean in the School of Information Studies at Syracuse University, and Robert de Graaf. It was developed for the Certificate of Data Science program at the School, and serves as an introduction to the key concepts of data science for non-technical readers. The book uses a hands-on learning approach, walking readers through data science concepts and tasks using the R language. It is suitable for anyone who wants to have a slightly technical appreciation of what data science is about, and an understanding of what data scientists do.

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