SPSS For Dummies / Edition 1

SPSS For Dummies / Edition 1

by Arthur Griffith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470113448

ISBN-13: 9780470113448

Pub. Date: 03/19/2007

Publisher: Wiley

Stymied by SPSS? This friendly, plain-English guide gets you up and running with the latest version of the software so that you can start performing calculations right away. It then covers all key analysis topics step by step - from cross tabulation and descriptive ratios to linear regression, hierarchical analysis, and more. You'll export data flawlessly and with…  See more details below

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Stymied by SPSS? This friendly, plain-English guide gets you up and running with the latest version of the software so that you can start performing calculations right away. It then covers all key analysis topics step by step - from cross tabulation and descriptive ratios to linear regression, hierarchical analysis, and more. You'll export data flawlessly and with flair! Discover how to: Install and run the software, Get data into and out of SPSS, Create striking charts and graphs, Execute analyses-from correlations to linear models, Display data in a variety of graphs.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470113448
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/19/2007
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.75(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction.

Part I: The Fundamental Mechanics of SPSS.

Chapter 1: Introducing SPSS.

Chapter 2: Installing and Running the Software.

Chapter 3: A Simple Statistical Analysis Example.

Part II: Getting Data into and out of SPSS.

Chapter 4: Entering Data from the Keyboard.

Chapter 5: Reading and Writing Files.

Chapter 6: Data and Data Types.

Chapter 7: Messing with the Data After It’s in There.

Chapter 8: Getting Data out of SPSS.

Part III: Graphing Data.

Chapter 9: Fundamentals of Graphing.

Chapter 10: Some Types of Graphs.

Chapter 11: More Types of Graphs.

Chapter 12: Maps.

Part IV: Analysis.

Chapter 13: Executing an Analysis.

Chapter 14: Some Analysis Examples.

Part V: Programming SPSS with Command Syntax.

Chapter 15: The Command Syntax Language.

Chapter 16: Command Syntax Language Examples.

Part VI: Programming SPSS with Python and Scripts.

Chapter 17: The Python Programming Language.

Chapter 18: Python inside SPSS.

Chapter 19: Scripts.

Part VII: The Part of Tens.

Chapter 20: Ten Modules You Can Add to SPSS.

Chapter 21: Ten Useful Things You Can Find on the Internet.

Glossary.

Index.

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