Loose leaf Version for Discovering Statistics

Author: Daniel T. Larose
Publisher: Macmillan Higher Education
ISBN: 1319057020
Format: PDF, Mobi
Download Now
Dan Larose’s Discovering Statistics is the ideal text for instructors who want to teach the basics of statistical computation as well as how to interpret and apply the results of those computations. Using real data, contemporary examples, step-by-step solutions, extensive pedagogy, and support for common statistical software options, the text familiarizes students with essential computational skills, while helping them build the conceptual understanding needed to interpret and explain their findings. As a result, Discovering Statistics helps students develop a solid and lasting "statistical sense" that will prove valuable throughout their academic and professional careers.

Using Financial Accounting Information The Alternative to Debits and Credits

Author: Gary A. Porter
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1337276332
Format: PDF
Download Now
Using a proven non-debit/credit approach that emphasizes the decision-usefulness of accounting information and de-emphasizes mechanical procedures, USING FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING INFORMATION, 10E enables students to be effective decision makers and business leaders. Porter’s unique Transaction Analysis Model demonstrates the effects of economic events on the balance sheet and the income statement. In addition, this book introduces financial data and business strategies through highly-recognizable focus companies that draw students in. Finally, larger topics are broken up into modules that encourage students to review and learn in manageable segments. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Statistical Methods for Psychology

Author: David Howell
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111835489
Format: PDF, Docs
Download Now
STATISTICAL METHODS FOR PSYCHOLOGY surveys the statistical techniques commonly used in the behavioral and social sciences, particularly psychology and education. To help students gain a better understanding of the specific statistical hypothesis tests that are covered throughout the text, author David Howell emphasizes conceptual understanding. This Eighth Edition continues to focus students on two key themes that are the cornerstones of this book’s success: the importance of looking at the data before beginning a hypothesis test, and the importance of knowing the relationship between the statistical test in use and the theoretical questions being asked by the experiment. New and expanded topics--reflecting the evolving realm of statistical methods--include effect size, meta-analysis, and treatment of missing data. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Discovering Behavioral Neuroscience An Introduction to Biological Psychology

Author: Laura Freberg
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1337570931
Format: PDF, Mobi
Download Now
With comprehensive, authoritative coverage and student-centered pedagogy, DISCOVERING BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE: AN INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY, 4th Edition is ideal for a broad range of students taking a beginning undergraduate course in biological or physiological psychology. Updated to reflect current thinking in the field, the book provides a foundational understanding of the structure and function of the nervous system and its relationship to both typical and disordered human behavior. Author Laura Freberg -- who has more than 30 years of teaching experience at schools ranging from community colleges to the Ivy League -- presents classic concepts, current topics, and cutting-edge research in a style that is both accessible to beginning students and appealing to students with stronger backgrounds. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Discovering the Essential Universe

Author: Neil F. Comins
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 1429255196
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Download Now
Freeman’s briefest, least expensive introductory astronomy text. Discovering the Essential Universe, Fifth Edition is one of the briefest texts available for the introductory astronomy course, while still providing the wide range of factual topics that are the hallmark of the text and are consistent with most course needs. Discovering the Essential Universe provides up-to-date explanations of core concepts in a flexible and student-friendly text, supported by an impressive collection of multimedia resources developed by astronomy education researchers. It is also up to date, reflecting how our knowledge about the universe is expanding at a phenomenal rate.

Organic Chemistry with Biological Applications

Author: John E. McMurry
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305147219
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download Now
Renowned for its student-friendly writing style and fresh perspective, this fully updated Third Edition of John McMurry's ORGANIC CHEMISTRY WITH BIOLOGICAL APPLICATIONS provides full coverage of the foundations of organic chemistry--enhanced by biological examples throughout. In addition, McMurry discusses the organic chemistry behind biological pathways. New problems, illustrations, and essays have been added. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Psychic Suffering

Author: Gemma Corradi Fiumara
Publisher: Karnac Books
ISBN: 1781815380
Format: PDF
Download Now
This book creates an awareness of our 'excessive' fear of mental pain: the ubiquitous abhorrence of inner distress functions as a gravitational force that may ultimately impede both maturation and creativity, as if we were facing a choice between utilising our inner suffering, or else being overwhelmed by our fear of its inertial power. Psychoanalytic interpretation is the effort to render pain more approachable, and bearable enough for us to move forward, to avoid the escapes of pathology and somatisation. This exploration is in fact an urgent concern, both clinically and socially.At the centre of psychoanalytic culture, and of the humanities in general, the question of inner pain propels us to refocus research on the psychic transition towards agency, as contrasted to acquiescing in an outlook of passivity and recourse to innumerable anaesthetics. We believe that in psychoanalysis we can gain a microscopic view of inner phenomena and also a back-stage perspective of our vicissitudes. Yet, the paradox we must endure is that a strong need to believe, and a complementary need to question ourselves radically, may be our best hope for the pursuit of research on psychic suffering.

E Z Psychology

Author: Nancy Melucci
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series
ISBN: 9780764144622
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Download Now
This book covers material as it is taught on a college-101 level. A brief history and overview of modern psychology is followed by chapters on perception, conditioning and learning, states of consciousness, human sexuality, personality testing, and abnormal behaviour and its treatments.Charts, graphs, diagrams, instructive line illustrations, and where appropriate, amusing cartoons help to make learning E-Z. Barron's E-Z books are self-teaching manuals designed to improve students' grades in a wide variety of academic and practical subjects. For most subjects, the level of difficulty ranges between senior school and college-101 standards. E-Z books review their subjects in detail, and feature both short quizzes and longer tests with answers to help students gauge their learning progress. All exercises and tests come with answers. Subject heads and key phrases are set in a second colour as an easy reference aid.

Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

Author: Susan A. Nolan
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 142923265X
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Download Now
Nolan and Heinzen's uniquely effective introduction to statistics captivates students with its real-world storytelling and examples, its highly visual approach to teaching statistics, its accessible treatment of mathematical topics, and its helpful, step-by-step worked examples. The new edition focuses on enhancing those signature strengths while adding powerful new tools to the book's media offerings.