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Good statistical practice for natural resources research

Author: R D Stern
Publisher: Oxfordshire, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI Pub., ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book provides a practical guide to using statistics in natural resources research. It discusses both biophysical and socioeconomic aspects of research and may help bring them together, as is necessary for successful natural resource management (NRM). The topics covered include the types of study in NRM, research planning, data management, and modern methods of data analysis. This book will be of interest to  Read more...
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Good statistical practice for natural resources research.
Oxfordshire, UK ; Cambridge, MA : CABI Pub., ©2004
(DLC) 2003025318
(OCoLC)53483598
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R D Stern
ISBN: 0851999727 9780851999722
OCLC Number: 57425672
Notes: "Statistical Services Centre, University of Reading, UK; World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF), Nairobi, Kenya."
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 388 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgements; Contributors; Abbreviations; Part 1: Introduction; Chapter 1: What is Natural Resources Research?; Chapter 2: At Least Read This ... ; Chapter 3: Sidetracks; Part 2: Planning; Chapter 4: Introduction to Research Planning; Chapter 5: Concepts Underlying Experiments; Chapter 6: Sampling Concepts; Chapter 7: Surveys and Studies of Human Subjects; Chapter 8: Surveying Land and Natural Populations; Chapter 9: Planning Effective Experiments; Part 3: Data Management; Chapter 10: Data Management Issues and Problems; Chapter 11: Use of Spreadsheet Packages.
Responsibility: edited by Roger Stern [and others].
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