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The Resource Statistics for people who (think they) hate statistics, Neil J. Salkind

Statistics for people who (think they) hate statistics, Neil J. Salkind

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Statistics for people who (think they) hate statistics
Title
Statistics for people who (think they) hate statistics
Statement of responsibility
Neil J. Salkind
Title variation
  • Statistics for people who hate statistics
  • Statistics for people who think they hate statistics
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Fourth Edition of Neil J. Salkind's bestselling text introduces students to the fundamentals of basic statistics in an informative, personable, and unintimidating way. The author expertly guides students through various statistical procedures, beginning with basic descriptive statistics and correlation and graphical representation of data and ending with inferential techniques including analysis of variance."--Publisher's website
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Salkind, Neil J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Statistics
  • Statistics as Topic
Label
Statistics for people who (think they) hate statistics, Neil J. Salkind
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Yippee! I'm in Statistics -- Chapter 1. Statistics or Sadistics? It's Up to You -- Part II. Sigma Freud and Descriptive Statistics -- Chapter 2. Means to an End: Computing and Understanding Averages -- Chapter 3. Vive la Difference: Understanding Variability -- Chapter 4. A Picture Really Is Worth a Thousand Words -- Chapter 5. Ice Cream and Crime: Computing Correlation Coefficients -- Chapter 6. Just the Truth: An Introduction to Understanding Reliability and Validity -- Part III. Taking Chances for Fun and Profit -- Chapter 7. Hypotheticals and You: Testing Your Questions -- Chapter 8. Are Your Curves Normal? Probability and Why It Counts -- Part IV. Significantly Different: Using Inferential Statistics -- Chapter 9. Significantly Significant: What It Means for You and Me -- Chapter 10. Only The Lonely: The One Sample Z test -- Chapter 11. t(ea) for Two: Tests Between the Means of Different Groups -- Chapter 12. t(ea) for Two (Again): Tests Between the Means of Related Groups -- Chapter 13. Two Groups Too Many? Try Analysis of Variance -- Chapter 14. Two Too Many Factors: Factorial Analysis of Variance -- Chapter 15. Cousins or Just Good Friends? Testing Relationships Using the Correlation Coefficient -- Chapter 16. Predicting Who'll Win the Super Bowl: Using Linear Regression -- Chapter 17. What to Do When You're Not Normal: Chi-Square and Some Other Nonparametric Tests -- Chapter 18. Some Other (Important) Statistical Procedures You Should Know About -- Chapter 19. A Statistical Software Sampler -- Part V. Ten Things You'll Want to Know and Remember -- Chapter 20. The Ten (or More) Best Internet Sites for Statistics Stuff -- Chapter 21. The Ten Commandments of Data Collection
Control code
ocn649419056
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xxiii, 442 p.
Isbn
9781412979597
Lccn
2010029241
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Statistics for people who (think they) hate statistics, Neil J. Salkind
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. Yippee! I'm in Statistics -- Chapter 1. Statistics or Sadistics? It's Up to You -- Part II. Sigma Freud and Descriptive Statistics -- Chapter 2. Means to an End: Computing and Understanding Averages -- Chapter 3. Vive la Difference: Understanding Variability -- Chapter 4. A Picture Really Is Worth a Thousand Words -- Chapter 5. Ice Cream and Crime: Computing Correlation Coefficients -- Chapter 6. Just the Truth: An Introduction to Understanding Reliability and Validity -- Part III. Taking Chances for Fun and Profit -- Chapter 7. Hypotheticals and You: Testing Your Questions -- Chapter 8. Are Your Curves Normal? Probability and Why It Counts -- Part IV. Significantly Different: Using Inferential Statistics -- Chapter 9. Significantly Significant: What It Means for You and Me -- Chapter 10. Only The Lonely: The One Sample Z test -- Chapter 11. t(ea) for Two: Tests Between the Means of Different Groups -- Chapter 12. t(ea) for Two (Again): Tests Between the Means of Related Groups -- Chapter 13. Two Groups Too Many? Try Analysis of Variance -- Chapter 14. Two Too Many Factors: Factorial Analysis of Variance -- Chapter 15. Cousins or Just Good Friends? Testing Relationships Using the Correlation Coefficient -- Chapter 16. Predicting Who'll Win the Super Bowl: Using Linear Regression -- Chapter 17. What to Do When You're Not Normal: Chi-Square and Some Other Nonparametric Tests -- Chapter 18. Some Other (Important) Statistical Procedures You Should Know About -- Chapter 19. A Statistical Software Sampler -- Part V. Ten Things You'll Want to Know and Remember -- Chapter 20. The Ten (or More) Best Internet Sites for Statistics Stuff -- Chapter 21. The Ten Commandments of Data Collection
Control code
ocn649419056
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
xxiii, 442 p.
Isbn
9781412979597
Lccn
2010029241
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.

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