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I'm really surprised that the O'Neil text was put in there (wasn't sure if it was that one or her Doing Data Science one), as - even I have to agree, as someone who tends to have a slight liberal bias - that book is extremely biased. It's nice for being aware of the issues that have come with working with data, but I can't support the idea of making exam questions from that text.
I can think of some.

I'm not liberal at all, and I have absolutely no problem with her book being used for this syllabus item:

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a. Recognize concerns (whether fair or not) that
are commonly expressed about predictive
models in the press and political discourse.
Even if I don't agree with her takes, I do understand her critiques aren't all that unusual. Especially since we see some of them from politicians and regulators with increasing frequency.

I think it's a good idea to have this bit of reality in there -- you may love your nifty keen math toys, but it doesn't mean you're going to have an easy time getting other people to allow you to use them.
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