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From: Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro
Date: 21 Oct, 2002
Subject: Poll Results: How many data mining books do you have?

The previous KDnuggets poll asked:
How many books on data mining do you have?

Based on 270 votes, the results are

None 22%
1-2 23%
3-5 22%
6-10 17%
more than 10 16%

Among favorite books mentioned by readers were

  • The Elements of Statistical Learning: Data Mining, Inference, and Prediction by Trevor Hastie, Robert Tibshirani and Jerome Friedman

  • Data Mining Techniques: For Marketing, Sales, and Customer Support by Michael J. A. Berry, Gordon S. Linoff

  • Data Mining by Witten & Frank (accompanied by their Weka code).

    Here are full results and comments.


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