EBOOK Weapons Of Math Destruction BY Cathy ONeil – dugisits.co.za

  • Hardcover
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  • Weapons Of Math Destruction
  • Cathy ONeil
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  • 03 April 2019
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characters Weapons Of Math Destruction ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Read & Download Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free á Cathy ONeil Cathy ONeil á 5 characters Iety These weapons of math destruction score teachers and students sort CVs grant or deny loans evaluate workers target voters and monitor our health O'Neilcalls on modellers to takeresponsibility for their algorithms and on policy makers to regulate their use But in the end it's up to us to becomesavvy about the models that govern our lives. This is an easy to read book with a raft of real world examples across a range of industries from education finance to ecommerse on where data has been mis used and negatively impacted customers and employees It s an important perspective on how data can be misused and offers ideas on how we need to adapt our control culture in an increasing data driven worldThe author passion for the subject can be felt through the book and although enjoyed it did leave me feeling a little saddened to see so many examples of poorly implemented analyticsThe book would have benefitted from a broader perspective and also included success stories to show how data can also be a force for good to simplify and improve our lives At the end of the day these are tools and it s how people use them that can produce these WMD sAlso reminds us of the need to educate the wider community on how data is used and that data asset needs to benefit everyone

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characters Weapons Of Math Destruction ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Read & Download Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free á Cathy ONeil Cathy ONeil á 5 characters And necessary book the opposite is true The models being used today are opaue unregulated and incontestable even when they're wrong Most troubling they reinforce discrimination creating a toxic cocktail for democracyTracing the arc of a person's life Cathy O'Neil exposes the black box models that shape our future as individuals and as a soc. Not much insightful

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characters Weapons Of Math Destruction ä PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free Read & Download Õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free á Cathy ONeil Cathy ONeil á 5 characters We live in the age of the algorithm Increasingly the decisions that affect our lives whether we get a job or a loan how much we pay for insurance are being made by mathematical models In theory this should lead to greater fairness everyone is judged according to the same rules and bias is eliminated But as Cathy O'Neil reveals in this urgent. This book is a great introduction to the moral dimensions of science In many people s mind science is independent objective and dispassionate This book succinctly challenges that naive view of science It demonstrates sometimes too often how science is a very human activity and inarguably exists within a very powerful cultural matrix that determines what we choose to measure how we interpret data and the subtle forces of self interestAs someone who develops WMD s for industry I found the book extremely useful in articulating our moral responsibilities in the field My hope is this book and it s cautionary tales becomes a compulsory text for those engaged in the field and that it provides a moral mirror in which we can reflect often