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Data Science from Scratch (Paperback) (Joel Grus)

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This is a first-principles-based, practical introduction to the fundamentals of data science aimed at the mathematically-comfortable reader with some programming skills.

The book covers:

  • The important parts of Python to know
  • The important parts of Math / Probability / Statistics to know
  • The basics of data science
  • How commonly-used data science techniques work (learning by implementing them)
  • What is Map-Reduce and how to do it in Python
  • Other applications such as NLP, Network Analysis, and more

This is a first-principles-based, practical introduction to the fundamentals of data science aimed at the mathematically-comfortable reader with some programming skills.

The book covers:

  • The important parts of Python to know
  • The important parts of Math / Probability / Statistics to know
  • The basics of data science
  • How commonly-used data science techniques work (learning by implementing them)
  • What is Map-Reduce and how to do it in Python
  • Other applications such as NLP, Network Analysis, and more
Number of Pages: 311
Genre: Computers + Internet
Sub-Genre: Data Processing/General, Database Management / Data Mining, Data Modeling + Design
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Oreilly & Associates Inc
Author: Joel Grus
Language: English
Street Date: April 30, 2015
TCIN: 17251561
UPC: 9781491901427
Item Number (DPCI): 247-05-2707
$33.99
MSRPReg: $39.99 Save $6.00 (15% off)

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