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Modern statistics for the life sciences : learn to analyse your own data

Author: Alan Grafen; Rosie Hails
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : ReprintedView all editions and formats
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Teaching statistics in a different way, this book provides several methods of model formulae and the General Linear Model. It is aimed at undergraduate students in the life sciences, and also for  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Grafen; Rosie Hails
ISBN: 0199252319 9780199252312
OCLC Number: 488638095
Description: xv, 351 s. : ill
Contents: Why use this book ; 1. An introduction to the analysis of variance ; 2. Regression ; 3. Models, parameters and GLMs ; 4. Using more than one explanatory variable ; 5. Designing experiments - keeping it simple ; 6. Combining continuous and categorical variables ; 7. Interactions - getting more complex ; 8. Checking the models A: Independence ; 9. Checking the models B: The other three assumptions ; 10. Model selection I: Principles of model choice and designed experiments ; 11. Model selection II: Data sets with several explanatory variables ; 12. Random effects ; 13. Categorical data ; 14. What lies beyond? ; Answers to exercises ; Revision section: The basics ; Appendix I: The meaning of p-values and confidence intervals ; Appendix II: Analytical results about variances of sample means ; Appendix III: Probability distributions ; Bibliography
Responsibility: Alan Grafen, Rosie Hails.

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