Statistics for People Who Think They Hate Statistics

Author: Neil J. Salkind
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483374076
Format: PDF, Docs

Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics: Using Microsoft Excel 2016, Fourth Edition presents an often intimidating and difficult subject in a way that is clear, informative, and personable. Researchers and students will appreciate the book's unhurried pace and thorough, friendly presentation. Opening with an introduction to Excel 2016, including coverage of how to use functions and formulas, this edition also shows students how to install the Excel Data Analysis Tools option to access a host of useful analytical techniques. The book walks readers through various statistical procedures, beginning with simple descriptive statistics, correlations, and graphical representations of data, and ending with inferential techniques, analysis of variance, and a new introductory chapter on working with large datasets and data mining using Excel.

Statistics for People Who Think They Hate Statistics

Author: Neil J. Salkind
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1452225230
Format: PDF, ePub

The bestselling text Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics is the basis for this completely adapted Excel 2010 version. Author Neil J. Salkind presents an often intimidating and difficult subject in a way that is informative, personable, and clear. Researchers and students who find themselves uncomfortable with the analysis portion of their work will appreciate this book’s unhurried pace and thorough, friendly presentation. Salkind begins the Excel version with a complete introduction to the software, and shows the students how to install the Excel Analysis ToolPak option (free) to earn access to a host of new and very useful analytical techniques. He then walks students through various statistical procedures, beginning with correlations and graphical representation of data and ending with inferential techniques and analysis of variance. Pedagogical features include sidebars offering additional technical information about the topic and set-off points that reinforce major themes. Finally, questions to chapter exercises, a complete glossary, and extensive Excel functionality are located at the back of the book. This Third Edition is updated for use with Excel 2010.

Study Guide to Accompany Neil J Salkind s Statistics for People Who Think They Hate Statistics

Author: Neil J. Salkind
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1483351513
Format: PDF

This Student Study Guide includes chapter outlines, chapter summaries, learning objectives, key terms, true/false, short answer & essay questions. Exercises are also included for students to test and apply their knowledge. Answers to all questions are also included.

An Introduction to Theories of Human Development

Author: Neil J Salkind
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1506315925
Format: PDF, Mobi

An Introduction to Theories of Human Development provides a comprehensive view of the primary theoretical models of human development including those from the biological, psychoanalytic, behavioral, and cognitive developmental perspectives. Along with a brief discussion of a historical background for each of these approaches, this book examines the application of these theories to various aspects of human development, such as the effectiveness of early intervention, individual differences, adolescence, and sociobiology.

Statistics for People Who Think They Hate Statistics

Author: Neil J. Salkind
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ISBN: 9781506360904
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Research Design

Author: John W. Creswell
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1452226105
Format: PDF, ePub

The eagerly anticipated Fourth Edition of the title that pioneered the comparison of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods research design is here! For all three approaches, Creswell includes a preliminary consideration of philosophical assumptions, a review of the literature, an assessment of the use of theory in research approaches, and refl ections about the importance of writing and ethics in scholarly inquiry. He also presents the key elements of the research process, giving specifi c attention to each approach. The Fourth Edition includes extensively revised mixed methods coverage, increased coverage of ethical issues in research, and an expanded emphasis on worldview perspectives.

Handbook of Research Design and Social Measurement

Author: Delbert C. Miller
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9780761920465
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi

"If a student researcher had only one handbook on their bookshelf, Miller and Salkind's Handbook would certainly have to be it. With the updated material, the addition of the section on ethical issues (which is so well done that I'm recommending it to the departmental representative to the university IRB), and a new Part 4 on "Qualitative Methods", the new Handbook is an indispensable resource for researchers." Dan Cover, Department of Sociology, Furman University The book considered a "necessity" by many social science researchers and their students has been revised and updated while retaining the features that made it so useful. The emphasis in this new edition is on the tools with which graduate students and more advanced researchers need to become familiar as well as be able to use in order to conduct high quality research.

Interdisciplinary Research

Author: Allen F. Repko
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1412988772
Format: PDF, Kindle

The Second Edition of Interdisciplinary Research: Process and Theory reflects the substantial research on all aspects of interdisciplinarity that has been published since the appearance of the First Edition in 2008. How to do interdisciplinary research is no longer the neglected topic that it once was. This book also reflects feedback from faculty and students who have used the first edition. As in the previous edition, the goal is to provide a comprehensive and systematic presentation of the interdisciplinary research process and the theory that informs it for not only students, but also for individual mature scholars and interdisciplinary teams. The book emphasizes the relationship between theory, research, and practice in an orderly framework so that the reader can more easily understand the nature of the interdisciplinary research process.

Statistics for People Who Think They Hate Statistics

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ISBN: 9781506369693
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Author: Neil J. Salkind
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ISBN: 9781506378152
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