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Statistical Methods for the Social Sciences / Edition 4
     

Statistical Methods for the Social Sciences / Edition 4

by Barbara Finlay, Alan Agresti
 

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ISBN-10: 0205646417

ISBN-13: 9780205646418

Pub. Date: 04/15/2008

Publisher: Pearson

Assuming no prior knowledge of statistics, these authors combine their varied backgrounds—one a statistician, the other a social scientist—to introduce statistical methods with a high degree of statistical accuracy and a wealth of examples that are interesting and relevant to social scientists. KEY TOPICS: The Third Edition has been both

Overview

Assuming no prior knowledge of statistics, these authors combine their varied backgrounds—one a statistician, the other a social scientist—to introduce statistical methods with a high degree of statistical accuracy and a wealth of examples that are interesting and relevant to social scientists. KEY TOPICS: The Third Edition has been both updated and improved to integrate real-world data into examples and exercises, and make coverage more accessible throughout.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205646418
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
04/15/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Sampling and Measurement
3. Descriptive Statistics
4. Probability Distributions
5. Statistical Inference: Estimation
6. Statistical Inference: Significance Tests
7. Comparison of Two Groups
8. Analyzing Association Between Categorical Variables
9. Linear Regression and Correlation
10. Introduction to Multivariate Relationships
11. Multiple Regression and Correlation
12. Comparing Groups: Analysis of Variance Methods
13. Combining Regression and ANOVA: Analysis of Covariance
14. Model Building with Multiple Regression
15. Logistic Regression: Modeling Categorical Responses
16. Introduction to Advanced Topics
Appendix: SAS and SPSS for Statistical Analyses
Tables
Answers to Selected Problems
Index.

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