By Rachel A. Gordon
Applied statistics for the Social and wellbeing and fitness Sciences presents graduate scholars within the social and well-being sciences with the elemental talents that they should estimate, interpret, current, and submit statistical types utilizing modern criteria. The booklet goals the social and healthiness technological know-how branches comparable to human improvement, public wellbeing and fitness, sociology, psychology, schooling, and social paintings during which scholars deliver quite a lot of mathematical talents and feature a variety of methodological affinities. For those scholars, a profitable direction in facts won't in simple terms supply statistical content material yet also will aid them strengthen an appreciation for the way statistical recommendations may solution a number of the learn questions of curiosity to them.
This e-book is to be used in a two-semester graduate direction series overlaying uncomplicated univariate and bivariate information and regression types for nominal and ordinal results, as well as protecting usual least squares regression.
Key positive factors of the booklet include:
- interweaving the instructing of statistical innovations with examples constructed for the path from publicly-available social technology facts or drawn from the literature
- thorough integration of educating statistical concept with educating information processing and analysis
- teaching of either SAS and Stata "side-by-side" and use of bankruptcy workouts during which scholars perform programming and interpretation at the related facts set and path workouts within which scholars can select their very own learn questions and knowledge set.
This e-book is for a two-semester direction. For a one-semester path, see http://www.routledge.com/9780415991544/
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Applied Statistics for the Social and Health Sciences by Rachel A. Gordon