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==About statistical modeling==  ==About statistical modeling==  
  * visualizing, plotting:  +  * '''great courses''': 
+  ** "Advanced Data Analysis from an Elementary Point of View" by Cosma Shalizi (free online [http://www.stat.cmu.edu/~cshalizi/ADAfaEPoV/ book])  
+  ** "A First Course in Bayesian Statistical Methods" by Peter Hoff ([http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0387922997 book])  
+  ** "Bayesian Data Analysis" by Andrew Gelman (free online [http://www.stat.columbia.edu/~gelman/book/slides slides])  
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+  * '''mathematical aspects''':  
+  ** "Intro to Linear Algebra" by Gilbert Strang  
+  ** "Multivariate Calculus" by Magnus and Neudecker  
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+  * '''practical, computational aspects''':  
+  ** "Exploratory Data Analysis with R" by Jennifer Bryan (free online [http://www.stat.ubc.ca/~jenny/STAT545A/2012lectures/ course])  
+  ** editor: Emacs  
+  ** interpreted languages: R, Python and others (Julia?)  
+  ** C/C++: GSL, Armadillo, Eigen, Rcpp  
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+  * '''visualizing, plotting''':  
** "Visualizing uncertainty about the future" by Spiegelhalter, et al. (Science 2011, [http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1191181 DOI])  ** "Visualizing uncertainty about the future" by Spiegelhalter, et al. (Science 2011, [http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.1191181 DOI])  
** "Let's practice what we preach: turning tables into graphs": Gelman et al (The American Statistician 2002, [http://dx.doi.org/10.1198/000313002317572790 DOI])  ** "Let's practice what we preach: turning tables into graphs": Gelman et al (The American Statistician 2002, [http://dx.doi.org/10.1198/000313002317572790 DOI])  
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+  * '''philosophy, history''':  
+  ** Christian Hennig  
+  ** Andrew Gelman and Cosma Shalizi  
+  ** Christian Robert  
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