The Hitchhiker's Guide to Ggplot2 (The book + R scripts)
Last updated on 2019-04-25
About the Book
This is a technical book. The scope of the book is to go straight to the point and the writing style is similar to a recipe with detailed instructions. It is assumed that you know the basics of R and that you want to learn how to create beautiful plots.
Each chapter will explain how to create a different type of plot, and will take you step-by-step from a basic plot to a highly customised graph. The chapters' order is by degree of difficulty.
Every chapter is independent from the others. You can read the whole book or go to a section of interest and we are sure that it will be easy to understand the instructions and reproduce our examples without reading the first chapters.
- Pages: 237
- Language: English
- ISBN-13: 978-956-362-693-3
The book + R scripts
- Chapter 1: Line plots
- Chapter 2: Area plots
- Chapter 3: Bar pots
- Chapter 4: Stacked bar plots
- Chapter 5: Scatterplots
- Chapter 6: Weighted scatterplots
- Chapter 7: Histograms
- Chapter 8: Density plots
- Chapter 9: Function plots
- Chapter 10: Boxplots
- Chapter 11: Linear regression plots
- Chapter 12: LOWESS plots
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