Conceptual Statistics For Beginners / Edition 3

Conceptual Statistics For Beginners / Edition 3

by Isadore Newman, Carole Newman, Russell Brown, Sharon McNeely
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761833455

ISBN-13: 9780761833451

Pub. Date: 01/28/2006

Publisher: University Press of America

Now in its third edition, Conceptual Statistics for Beginners emphasizes and facilitates the conceptual understanding of statistics and statistical concepts for the purpose of reading and accurately interpreting research literature. The last two chapters of the book introduce two new concepts. The first concept is type VI error, which is the inconsistency between

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Now in its third edition, Conceptual Statistics for Beginners emphasizes and facilitates the conceptual understanding of statistics and statistical concepts for the purpose of reading and accurately interpreting research literature. The last two chapters of the book introduce two new concepts. The first concept is type VI error, which is the inconsistency between the statistical procedure and the research question. The final chapter introduces the importance of the concept of "Replicability" vs. statistical significance and effect size.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761833451
Publisher:
University Press of America
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
252
Product dimensions:
0.53(w) x 9.00(h) x 6.00(d)

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Table of Contents

1 Introduction Chapter 2 Introduction to Statistics Chapter 3 Correlation, Reliability, and Validity Correlation Chapter 4 The Meaning of Statistical Significance Chapter 5 Introduction to the Concept of Interaction Chapter 6 Introduction to Factorial Design and its Interpretation Chapter 7 Introduction to Research Design: Internal & External Validity Chapter 8 Further Discussions on Research Designs Chapter 9 Type VI Error: Inconsistency Between the Statistical Procedure and the Research Question Chapter 10 Two Method of Estimating a Study's Replicability 11 References 12 Appendices 13 Glossary 14 Index 15 About the Authors

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