Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences / Edition 3

Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences / Edition 3

by Frederick J. Gravetter, Larry B. Wallnau
     
 

ISBN-10: 0314908765

ISBN-13: 9780314908766

Pub. Date: 10/01/1992

Publisher: West Group

Master statistics with STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES! With straightforward instruction, built-in learning aids, and real world examples, this psychology text provides you with the tools you need to succeed. You will have numerous opportunities to practice statistical techniques through learning checks, examples, demonstrations, and problems. Exam preparation

Overview

Master statistics with STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES! With straightforward instruction, built-in learning aids, and real world examples, this psychology text provides you with the tools you need to succeed. You will have numerous opportunities to practice statistical techniques through learning checks, examples, demonstrations, and problems. Exam preparation is made easy with a student companion website that provides tutorials, crossword puzzles, flashcards, learning objectives, and more!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314908766
Publisher:
West Group
Publication date:
10/01/1992
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
632

Table of Contents

Part I. INTRODUCTION AND DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS. 1. Introduction to Statistics. 2. Frequency Distributions. 3. Central Tendency. 4. Variability. Part II. FOUNDATIONS OF INFERENTIAL STATISTICS. 5. z-Scores: Location of Scores and Standardized Distributions. 6. Probability. 7. Probability and Samples: The Distribution of Sample Means. Part III. INFERENCES ABOUT MEANS AND MEAN DIFFERENCES. 8. Introduction to Hypothesis Testing. 9. Introduction to the t-Statistic. 10. The t-Test for Two Independent Samples. 11. The t-Test for Two Related Samples. 12. Estimation. 13. Introduction to Analysis of Variance. 14. Repeated-Measures Analysis of Variance (ANOVA). 15. Two-Factor Analysis of Variance (Independent Measures). Part IV. CORRELATIONS AND NONPARAMETRIC TESTS. 16. Correlation. 17. Introduction to Regression. 18. The Chi-Square Statistic: Tests for Goodness of Fit and Independence. 19. The Binomial Test. 20. Statistical Techniques for Ordinal Data: Mann-Whitney, Wilcoxon, Kruskal-Wallis, and Friedman Tests. Appendix A: Basic Mathematics Review. Appendix B: Statistical Tables. Appendix C: Solutions for End-of-Chapter Problems. Appendix D: General Insturctions for Using SPSS. Statistics Organizer. References. Index.

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