[SciPy-user] Some mathematics/statisctics books

Alan Jackson alan@ajackson....
Tue Jun 10 20:10:05 CDT 2008


For learning statistics, sorry they aren't python, but I really like :

Introductory Statistics with R - Peter Dalgaard
An R and S-plus Companion to Applied Regression - John Fox
Primer of Biostatistics - Stanton Glantz
Modern Applied Statistics with S - Venebles and Ripley
Practical Time Series - Gareth Janacek

For what you want, the first two in particular are probably relevant.
Personally I switch between scipy and R frequently, depending on which
one seems best for the problem at hand. They both have their strengths.

On Tue, 10 Jun 2008 15:09:27 -0400
"didier rano" <didier.rano@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> 
> I am using Time Series moduled provided for scipy. I am very impressive by
> scipy in general. But I don't have enough backgrounds to understand all
> mathematics/statistics models inside scipy.
> 
> Could you help to find some books, articles, courses to improve my
> scientific backgrounds ? In particular, I need some knowledges to generate
> graphs to show pertinent information (trends...).
> 
> Thank you
> Didier Rano


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