© Matt Wiley and Joshua F. Wiley 2016
Matt Wiley and Joshua F. Wiley, Advanced R, 10.1007/978-1-4842-2077-1_1
1. Programming Basics
Matt Wiley1 and Joshua F. Wiley1
(1)Elkhart Group Ltd. & Victoria College, Columbia City, Indiana, USA
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As with most languages, more advanced usage requires delving into the underlying structure. This chapter covers such programming basics, and this first section of the book (through Chapter 6), develops some advanced programming techniques. We start with R’s basic building blocks, which create our foundation for programming, data management, and ...