Modern Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences: A Practical Introduction (2nd Edition) – eBook

eBook details

  • Author: Rand R. Wilcox
  • File Size: 4 MB, 21 MB
  • Format: PDF, ePub
  • Length: 731 pages
  • Publisher: Chapman and Hall/CRC; 2nd Edition
  • Publication Date: August 15, 2017
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B074TW42DR
  • ISBN-10: 1498796788
  • ISBN-13: 9781498796781


Requiring no earlier coaching, Modern Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences, 2nd Edition, (PDF/ePub) offers a two-semester, graduate-stage introduction to fundamental statistical methods that takes under consideration the newest advances and insights which are sometimes ignored in an introductory course.

Thousands of journal articles make it clear that fundamental methods, routinely taught and used, can carry out poorly when coping with skewed distributions, outliers, heteroscedasticity (unequal variances), and curvature. Methods for coping with these issues have been derived and can present a deeper, extra correct, and extra nuanced understanding of knowledge. A conceptual foundation is given for understanding when and why commonplace strategies can have poor energy and yield deceptive measures of impact measurement. Modern methods for coping with identified considerations are defined and illustrated.

Features of the Second version:

  • Includes an R bundle with over 1300 features
  • Provides quite a few illustrations utilizing the software program R
  • Presents an in-depth description of each basic and fashionable strategies
  • Includes an answer handbook giving detailed solutions to all of the workouts
  • Explains and illustrates why current advances can present extra energy and a deeper understanding of knowledge

This 2nd version describes many newest advances related to fundamental methods. For occasion, an unlimited array of recent and improved strategies is now obtainable for coping with regression, together with considerably improved ANCOVA methods. The protection of a number of comparability procedures has been expanded and new ANOVA methods are described.

NOTE: The product consists of the book, Modern Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences 2nd Edition in PDF and ePub. No entry codes are included.


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