Doing Quantitative Research in Education with SPSS / Edition 2

Doing Quantitative Research in Education with SPSS / Edition 2

by Daniel Muijs
     
 

ISBN-10: 1849203237

ISBN-13: 9781849203234

Pub. Date: 01/30/2011

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Doing Quantitative Research in Education with SPSS, Second Edition, an accessible and authoritative introduction, is essential for education students and researchers needing to use quantitative methods for the first time.

Using datasets from real-life educational research and avoiding the use of mathematical formulae, the author guides students through the

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Doing Quantitative Research in Education with SPSS, Second Edition, an accessible and authoritative introduction, is essential for education students and researchers needing to use quantitative methods for the first time.

Using datasets from real-life educational research and avoiding the use of mathematical formulae, the author guides students through the essential techniques that they will need to know, explaining each procedure using the latest version of SPSS. The datasets can also be downloaded from the book's website, enabling students to practice the techniques for themselves.

This revised and updated second edition now also includes more advanced methods such as log linear analysis, logistic regression, and canonical correlation.

Written specifically for those with no prior experience of quantitative research, this book is ideal for education students and researchers in this field.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781849203234
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/30/2011
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
1,238,899
Product dimensions:
6.80(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Research Designing Non-Experimental Studies Validity, Reliability and Generalizability Introduction to PASW Statistics (SPSS 18) and the Data Set Univariate Statistics Bivariate Analysis: Comparing Two Groups Bivariate Analysis: Looking at the Relationship between Two Variables Multivariate Analysis: Using Regression Models to Look at the Relationship between One Dependent and Several Independent Variables Multivariate Analysis: Comparing Multiple Groups (ANOVA, ANCOVA and MANOVA)
Developing Scales and Measures: Item and Factor Analysis One Step beyond: Introduction to Multilevel Modeling and Structural Equation Modeling

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