Weapons of Math Destruction
  • Author : Cathy O'Neil
  • Release Date : 03 February 2023
  • Publisher : Crown Publishing Group (NY)
  • Genre : BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Pages : 274
  • ISBN 13 : 9780553418811
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"A former Wall Street quantitative analyst sounds an alarm on mathematical modeling, a pervasive new force in society that threatens to undermine democracy and widen inequality,"--NoveList.

Weapons of Math Destruction

Weapons of Math Destruction

Author : Cathy O'Neil
Publisher : Crown Publishing Group (NY)
Genre : BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
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"A former Wall Street quantitative analyst sounds an alarm on mathematical modeling, a pervasive new force in society that threatens to undermine democracy and widen inequality,"--NoveList....

Weapons of Math Destruction

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