Frederick Mosteller Quote

The main purpose of a significance test is to inhibit the natural enthusiasm of the investigator.


Selected Quantitative Techniques (1954), 331–2

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The main purpose of a significance test is to inhibit the natural enthusiasm of the investigator.

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The main purpose of a significance test is to inhibit the natural enthusiasm of the investigator.

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The main purpose of a significance test is to inhibit the natural enthusiasm of the investigator.

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The main purpose of a significance test is to inhibit the natural enthusiasm of the investigator.