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Published: 01 December 2016

144 Pages | 7 black and white images

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198779568

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Measurement: A Very Short Introduction

David J. Hand

Very Short Introductions

  • Explains the basic mathematical framework behind measurement
  • Provides a brief account of the history of units and measurement
  • Examines the application of measurement in the physical and life sciences, medicine, social and behavioural sciences, economics, commerce, and public policy
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - millions of copies sold worldwide