Charles Wheelan’s Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data (2013) reintroduces the field of statistics to the apathetic reader in an approachable and sympathetic way. By focusing on the acquisition of appreciation for the field over straightforward comprehension, Wheelan is able to achieve what many qualitative researchers have striven for in reintroducing the field to those thought previously lost.


Data, Qualitative, Quantitative, Statistics

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Sean Swenson is a doctoral student in Communication at University of South Florida. Sean’s research interests include critical cultural media studies, end-of-life decision-making, autoethnography, and identity development. Correspondence regarding this review can be addressed directly to: Sean Swenson at sswenson@mail.usf.edu.

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