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Author Whitmore, Nathan, author
Title R for conservation and development projects : a primer for practitioners / Nathan Whitmore
Imprint Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, 2021
book jacket
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Edition First edition
Descript 1 online resource
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Chapman & Hall the R series
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
"This book is aimed at conservation and development practitioners and who need to learn and use R in a part-time professional context. It gives people with a non-technical background a set of skills to graph, map, and model in R. It also provides background on data integration in project management and covers fundamental statistical concepts. The book aims to demystify R and give practitioners the confidence to use it"-- Provided by publisher
1. Introduction 2. Inference and Evidence 3. Data integration in project management 4. Getting started in R 5. Introduction to data frames 6. The Waihi project 7. ggplot2: graphing with the tidyverse 8. Customising a ggplot 9. Data wrangling 10. Data cleaning 11. Working with dates and time 12. Working with spatial data 13. Common R code mistakes and quirks 14. Basic statistical concepts 15. Understanding linear models 16. Extensions to linear models 17. Introduction to clustering and classification 18. Reporting and worked examples 19. Epilogue
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on February 04, 2021)
Link Print version: Whitmore, Nathan. R for conservation and development projects First edition. Boca Raton : CRC Press, 2021. 9780367205485 (DLC) 2020043692
Subject R (Computer program language)
Mathematical statistics -- Data processing
Conservation projects (Natural resources) -- Data processing
Sustainable development -- Data processing
Mathematical statistics -- Data processing. fast (OCoLC)fst01012133
R (Computer program language) fast (OCoLC)fst01086207
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General bisacsh
NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection bisacsh
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