Principles & methods of statistical analysis / Jerome Frieman, Donald A. Saucier, Stuart S. Miller.
By: Frieman, Jerome
Contributor(s): Saucier, Donald A. | Miller, Stuart S.Call number: 001.422 F911P Material type: BookPublisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, c2018. Description: xxix, 496 p. : ill.ISBN: 9781483358598 (hbk.).Other title: Principles and methods of statistical analysisSubject(s): Statistics -- Methodology
Part I. Getting started. 1, The big picture. 2, Examining our data : an introduction to some of the techniques of exploratory data analysis -- Part II. The behavior of data. 3, Properties of distributions : the building blocks of statistical inference -- Part III. The basics of statistical inference : drawing conclusions from our data. 4, Estimating parameters of populations from sample data. 5, Resistant estimators of parameters. 6, General principles of hypothesis testing -- Part IV. Specific techniques to answer specific questions. 7, The independent groups t-tests for testing for differences between population means. 8, Testing hypotheses when the dependent variable consists of frequencies of scores in various categories. 9, The randomization/permutation model : an alternative to the classical statistical model for testing hypotheses about treatment effects. 10, Exploring the relationship between two variables : correlation. 11, Exploring the relationship between two variables : the linear regression model. 12, A closer look at linear regression. 13, Another way to scale the size of treatment effects. 14, Analysis of variance for testing for differences between population means. 15, Multiple regression and beyond.