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Statistics for social and health research : with a guide to SPSS

Author: George Argyrous
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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CD-ROM contains: Data sets for exercies and further exploration.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Argyrous
ISBN: 0761968180 9780761968184 0761968172 9780761968177
OCLC Number: 51509342
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiii, 538 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm + 1 computer optical disc (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Pt. 1. Univariate Descriptive Statistics. 1. Variables and their Measurement. 2. Setting up an SPSS Data File. 3. The Tabular Description of Data. 4. The Numerical Description of Data: Measures of Central Tendency and Measures of Dispersion. 5. The Graphical Description of Data. 6. The Normal Curve --
Pt. 2. Bivariate Descriptive Statistics. 7. Investigating the Relationship Between Two Variables: The Tabular Description of Nominal and Ordinal Data. 8. Numerical Description of Nominal Data: Measures of Association. 9. Numerical Description of Ordinal Data. 10. Graphical and Numerical Description of Interval/Ratio Data: Scatter Plots and Linear Regression --
Pt. 3. Inferential Statistics: The One-sample Case. 11. Sampling Distributions. 12. Estimation and Confidence Intervals. 13. Introduction to Hypothesis Testing: One-Sample z-test for a Mean. 14. The One-sample t-test for a Mean. 15. One-sample Tests for a Binomial Distribution. 16. One-sample Tests for a Frequency Distribution --
Pt. 4. Inferential Statistics: Two or More Independent Samples. 17. The Two-sample t-test for the Equality of Means. 18. The F-test for the Equality of More Than Two Means: Analysis of Variance. 19. Rank-order Tests for Two or More Samples. 20. The Chi-square Test for Independence. 21. The t-test for a Correlation Coefficient --
Pt. 5. Inferential Statistics: Two Dependent Samples. 22. The t-test for the Mean Difference. 23. Non-parametric Tests for Two Dependent Samples --
Pt. 6. Multivariate Descriptive Statistics. 24. Elaborating Crosstabs: Adding Control Variables. 25. Multiple Regression. Table A1. Area under the standard normal curve --
Table A2. Critical values for t-distributions --
Table A3. Critical values for F-distribution ([alpha] = 0.05) --
Lable A4. Critical values for chi-square distributions.
Other Titles: Statistics for social & health research
Responsibility: George Argyrous.

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