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Statistical power analysis for the behavioral sciences

This is a nontechnical guide to power analysis in research planning that provides users of applied statistics with the tools they need for more effective analysis. The second edition includes: a chapter covering power analysis in set correlation and multivariate methods; a chapter considering effect size, psychometric reliability, and the efficacy of "qualifying" dependent variables and; expanded power and sample size tables for multiple regression/correlation
Print Book, English, 1988
L. Erlbaum Associates, Hillsdale, N.J., 1988
xxi, 567 pages ; 24 cm
9780805802832, 0805802835
Chapter 1. The concepts of power analysis
Chapter 2. The t test for means
Chapter 3. The significance of a product moment r[sub s]
Chapter 4. Differences between correlation coefficients
Chapter 5. The test that a proportion is .50 and the sign test
Chapter 6. Differences between proportions
Chapter 7. Chi-square tests for goodness of fit and contingency tables
Chapter 8. The analysis of variance and covariance
Chapter 9. Multiple regression and correlation analysis
Chapter 10. Set correlation and multivariate methods
Chapter 11. Some issues in power analysis
Chapter 12. Computational procedures