Books & Videos

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 The Hat and the Whip

    1. Ruby

    2. Shoes

    3. Wrap-up

  2. Chapter 2 Into the Matrix

    1. Introducing R

    2. Using R

    3. Programming R

    4. Charting

    5. Wrap-up

  3. Chapter 3 Offices and Restrooms

    1. The Simple Scenario

    2. Representing Restrooms and Such

    3. The First Simulation

    4. Interpreting the Data

    5. The Second Simulation

    6. The Third Simulation

    7. The Final Simulation

    8. Wrap-up

  4. Chapter 4 How to Be an Armchair Economist

    1. The Invisible Hand

    2. A Simple Market Economy

    3. Resource Allocation by Price

    4. Wrap-up

  5. Chapter 5 Discover Yourself Through Email

    1. The Idea

    2. Grab and Parse

    3. Discover Yourself

    4. Text Mining

    5. Wrap-up

  6. Chapter 6 In a Heartbeat

    1. My Beating Heart

    2. Auscultation

    3. Oximetry

    4. Wrap-up

  7. Chapter 7 Schooling Fish and Flocking Birds

    1. The Origin of Boids

    2. Simulation

    3. Roids

    4. The Boid Flocking Rules

    5. Supporting Rules

    6. A Variation on the Rules

    7. Going Round and Round

    8. Putting in Obstacles

    9. Wrap-up

  8. Chapter 8 Money, Sex, and Evolution

    1. It’s a Good Life

    2. Money

    3. Sex

    4. Evolution

    5. Wrap-up

  1. Colophon