Essential statistics for the behavioral sciences / Gregory J. Privitera.Call number: 519.5 P961E 2019 Material type: BookPublisher: London, U.K. : Sage, c2019. Edition: 2nd ed., International student ed.Description: xli, 596 p. : ill., charts.ISBN: 9781544328010 (pbk.).Subject(s): Social sciences -- Statistical methods | Psychology -- Statistical methods
Part I. Introduction and descriptive statistics. 1, Introduction to statistics. 2, Summarizing data : frequency distributions in tables and graphs. 3, Summarizing data : central tendency. 4, Summarizing data : variability -- Part II. Probability and the foundations of inferential statistics. 5, Probability, normal distributions, and z scores. 6, Characteristics of the sample mean. 7, Hypothesis testing : significance, effect size, and power -- Part III. Making inferences about one or two means. 8, Testing means : one-sample t test with confidence intervals. 9, Testing means : two-independent-sample t test with confidence intervals. 10, Testing means : related-samples t test with confidence intervals -- Part IV. Making inferences about the variability of two or more means. 11, One-way analysis of variance : between-subjects and within-subjects (repeated-measures) designs. 12, Two-way analysis of variance : between- subjects factorial design -- Part V. Making inferences about patterns, prediction, and nonparametric tests. 13, Correlation and linear regression. 14, Chi-Square tests : goodness of fit and the test for independence.