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Research methods for the biosciences

Author: D Holmes; P Moody; D Dine
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2006.
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'Research Methods for the Biosciences' demystifies the process of research and describes all the factors that enable effective investigation. These include planning your experiment; data collection, analysis, interpretation, and reporting; and legal, ethical, and health & safety considerations.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Holmes, D. (Debbie)
Research methods for the biosciences.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)644091110
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D Holmes; P Moody; D Dine
ISBN: 9780199276929 0199276927
OCLC Number: 62132343
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.
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Aiming to demystify the process of research to equip biosciences students with the skills they need to perform their own investigations, this book leads students through almost all the factors that  Read more...

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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 Read more...

 
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