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The quiet statisticians have changed our world - not by discovering new facts or technical developments but by changing the ways we reason, experiment and form our opinions about it. is a quote by Canadian science philosopher Ian Hacking (1936-). The quote is found on page 70 of his 1984 "Science" article "Trial by number" (volume 84 p. 67-70)
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Date Of Record Creation 2010-09-08 12:20:00
Date Last Modified 2017-03-14 10:28:04
Date Of Record Release 2010-09-08 12:20:00
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Author Name Ian Hacking
Author Organization University of Toronto
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