Edition: 6th
Format: Hardcover
Pub. Date: 2000-08-01
Publisher(s): John Wiley & Sons Inc
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Statistics, Sixth Edition explains, in plain English, the basic concepts and procedures of Statistical analysis and makes a special effort to clarify such perennially mystifying topics as the standard deviation, variance interpretation of the correlation coefficient, hypothesis tests, degrees of freedom, p-values and estimates of effect size.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.
2. Describing Data with Tables.
3. Describing Data with Graphs.
4. Describing Data with Averages.
5. Describing Variability.
6. Normal Distributions (1): Basics.
7. Normal Distributions (2): Applications.
8. More about Scores.
9. Describing Relationships: Correlation.
10. Prediction.
11. Populations and Samples.
12. Probability.
13. Sampling Distributions of the Mean.
14. Introduction to Hypothesis Testing: the Test.
15. More about Hypothesis Testing.
16. Controlling Type I and Type II Errors.
17. Estimation.
18. Testing for One Sample.
19. Testing for Two Independent Samples.
20. Testing for Two Matched Samples.
21. Beyond Hypothesis Tests: p-Values and Effect Size.
22. Analysis of Variance (One Way).
23. Analysis of Variance (Two Way).
24. Chi-Square (X) Test for Qualitative Data.
25. Tests for Ranked Data.
26. Postscript: Which Test?

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