This is the first four chapters of a very basic description of Exploratory Data Analysis techniques. It contains treatments of Univariate and Bivariate techniques. It contains a chapter on each set of techniques and it contains a chapter applying those techniques to various sets of empirical data. These latter chapters illustrate the value of these techniques for understanding data.
exploratory data analysis, univariate analysis, bivariate analysis, descriptive statistical techniques
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This version of the manuscript corrects several errors in the earlier 2010 version. This version of the manuscript replaces the earlier version in its entirety.