|Second referee's report by Ronald Aylmer Fisher, on a paper 'On the independence of sums of squares in the analysis of variance' by S S Wilks
|Sectional Committee: Mathematics
Not recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. Finds the author 'ill aquainted with what the analysis of variance is, and what it is used for'. Considers publication of the paper to be unfair to students of mathematics. Criticises the author's references to his [Ronald Aylmer Fisher's] work.
Endorsed on verso as received 28 March 1934.
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|Fisher; Sir; Ronald Aylmer (1890 - 1962); statistician and geneticist
|1890 - 1962