The Tiger That Isn't: Seeing Through a World of Numbers

The Tiger That Isn't: Seeing Through a World of Numbers

The Tiger That Isn't: Seeing Through a World of Numbers

Michael Blastland, Andrew Dilnot


Numbers became the omnipotent language of public argument. Too frequently, that strength is abused and the numbers bamboozle. This publication exhibits tips to see immediately via them - and the way to grab the facility for your self. Public spending, overall healthiness dangers, environmental failures, who's wealthy, who's bad, Aids or battle deaths, pensions, teenage offenders, the simplest and worst colleges and hospitals, immigration - lifestyles is available in numbers. The trick to seeing via them is strikingly uncomplicated. it really is to use anything everybody has - the teachings in their personal adventure. utilizing bright and daily photos and ideas, this publication exhibits how with reference to hand perception and realizing should be, and the way we will all use what's customary to make feel of what's baffling. it's also a revelation - of the way little the rules are understood even through many that declare to grasp larger. This booklet is written via the group who created and current the highly well known BBC Radio four sequence, roughly.

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