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RE: st: box plot reference


From   jverkuilen <jverkuilen@gc.cuny.edu>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   RE: st: box plot reference
Date   Mon, 18 Aug 2008 17:23:30 -0400

The classic reference to Tukey is already out but you can easily get a cite in any modern intro stats book, e.g., Moore and McCabe, Introduction to the Practice of Statistics, or Tanis and Hogg, Probability and Statistical Inference.  

-----Original Message-----
From: "Chris Witte" <eljefespeaks@yahoo.com>
To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Sent: 8/18/2008 4:08 PM
Subject: st: box plot reference

Can someone refer me to a well-known statistics book that defines the terms such as "inner fence" and "adjacent value", which Stata uses in its box plots?  I've found some online sources, but my advisor wants something more "real" to cite in my thesis.
thanks,
Chris, user of Stata 9.2


      

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