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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Holmes, D. (Debbie).
Research methods for the biosciences.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2006
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Debbie Holmes; Peter Moody; Diana Dine
|Description:||xvi, 381 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||INTRODUCTION; 1. Where do I begin?; 2. Experimental design; 3. What to do with raw data; 4. An introduction to hypothesis testing; 5. Hypothesis testing: Do my data fit an expected ratio?; 6. Hypothesis testing: Associations and Relationships; 7. Hypothesis testing: Do my samples come from the same population? Parametric data; 8. Hypothesis testing: Do my samples come from the same population? Non-parametric data; 9. Research, the law and you; 10. Reporting your research; APPENDICES; A. How to choose a research project; B. Which statistcal test should I choose?; C. Maths and statistics; D. Tables of critical values for statistical tests; GLOSSARY; REFERENCES; INDEX|
|Responsibility:||D. Holmes, P. Moody, D. Dine.|
Well-organised and easy to read, Research Methods for the Biosciences is a useful tool for undergraduates, not to mention those involved in teaching in this field. David Sotres, Good Clinical