## Study Guide to Accompany Integrative Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences

Author: Renee R. Ha
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1452205256
Format: PDF, ePub

This study guide to accompany Renee Ha and James Ha's Integrative Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences offers additional review and practice to helpstudents succeed intheir statistics class. Each chapter corresponds to the appropriate chapter in Integrative Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences and contains the following: · Notes to the student+ Multiple choice and short-answer questions+ ExercisesAnswers to all questions are also included.Studentswill also find useful study resources on the open-access Student Study Site at http:/www.sagepub.com/ha, including flashcards and the datasets referenced in the book.This study guideisalso available in a bundle with Integrative Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciencesfor just \$5.00 more than the price of the stand-alone text. Bundle ISBN: 9781452205304.

## Integrative Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences

Author: Renee R. Ha
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1452237298
Format: PDF, ePub

Designed to engage students and lower their "fear factor", Integrative Statistics for the Social and Behavioral Sciences is a concise, user-friendly text that prepares students to use statistics in the real world. Providing depth and breadth of statistical tests, the text focuses on choosing the appropriate statistical analysis, and shows how to interpret the output and present the results. Basic descriptive statistics, hypothesis testing, and basic inferential statistics are covered along with more advanced topics such as correlation, regression, non-parametric statistics, multivariate statistics, and general linear modeling. The authors emphasize choosing the appropriate statistical test through conceptual material, assumptions, homework exercises, and a helpful "choose-the-appropriate-test" flowchart. They focus on the interpretation of results from both Excel and SPSS outputs, and also demonstrate how to do important calculations by hand to help students grasp the underlying concepts. The book includes end-of-chapter exercises that help students fully grasp the content of each chapter.

## Using Basic Statistics in the Behavioral and Social Sciences

Author: Annabel Ness Evans
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483323617
Format: PDF, Docs

Using Basic Statistics in the Behavioral and Social Sciences, Fifth Edition, by Annabel Ness Evans, presents introductory statistics in a practical, conceptual, and humorous way, reducing the anxiety that many students experience in introductory courses. Avoiding complex notation and derivation, the book focuses on helping readers develop an understanding of the underlying logic of statistics. Practical Focus on Research boxes engage students with realistic applications of statistics, and end-of-chapter exercises ensure student comprehension. This exciting new edition includes a greater number of realistic and engaging global examples within the social and behavioral sciences, making it ideal for use within many departments or in interdisciplinary settings.

## Statistics Using IBM SPSS

Author: Sharon Lawner Weinberg
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107461227
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi

A clear, lively and data-centric introduction to statistics with integrated SPSS (version 22) commands. Features a new chapter on research design.

## Quantitative Social Science

Author: Kosuke Imai
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400885256
Format: PDF, ePub

Quantitative analysis is an increasingly essential skill for social science research, yet students in the social sciences and related areas typically receive little training in it—or if they do, they usually end up in statistics classes that offer few insights into their field. This textbook is a practical introduction to data analysis and statistics written especially for undergraduates and beginning graduate students in the social sciences and allied fields, such as economics, sociology, public policy, and data science. Quantitative Social Science engages directly with empirical analysis, showing students how to analyze data using the R programming language and to interpret the results—it encourages hands-on learning, not paper-and-pencil statistics. More than forty data sets taken directly from leading quantitative social science research illustrate how data analysis can be used to answer important questions about society and human behavior. Proven in the classroom, this one-of-a-kind textbook features numerous additional data analysis exercises and interactive R programming exercises, and also comes with supplementary teaching materials for instructors. Written especially for students in the social sciences and allied fields, including economics, sociology, public policy, and data science Provides hands-on instruction using R programming, not paper-and-pencil statistics Includes more than forty data sets from actual research for students to test their skills on Covers data analysis concepts such as causality, measurement, and prediction, as well as probability and statistical tools Features a wealth of supplementary exercises, including additional data analysis exercises and interactive programming exercises Offers a solid foundation for further study Comes with additional course materials online, including notes, sample code, exercises and problem sets with solutions, and lecture slides

## Statistics for The Behavioral Sciences

Author: Frederick J Gravetter
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305856422
Format: PDF

This field-leading introduction to statistics text for students in the behavioral and social sciences continues to offer straightforward instruction, accuracy, built-in learning aids, and real-world examples. The goals of STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES, 10th Edition are to teach the methods of statistics and convey the basic principles of objectivity and logic that are essential for science -- and valuable in everyday life. Authors Frederick Gravetter and Larry Wallnau help students understand statistical procedures through a conceptual context that explains why the procedures were developed and when they should be used. Students have numerous opportunities to practice statistical techniques through learning checks, examples, step-by-step demonstrations, and problems. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

## SAGE Handbook of Mixed Methods in Social Behavioral Research

Author: Abbas Tashakkori
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1412972663
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi

Rev. ed. of: Handbook of mixed methods in social & behavioral research.

## Understanding Statistics in the Behavioral Sciences

Author: Robert Pagano
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1111837260
Format: PDF, ePub

Based on over 30 years of successful teaching experience in this course, Robert Pagano’s introductory text takes an intuitive, concepts-based approach to descriptive and inferential statistics. He uses the sign test to introduce inferential statistics, empirically derived sampling distributions, many visual aids, and lots of interesting examples to promote student understanding. One of the hallmarks of this text is the positive feedback from students -- even students who are not mathematically inclined praise the text for its clarity, detailed presentation, and use of humor to help make concepts accessible and memorable. Thorough explanations precede the introduction of every formula, and the exercises that immediately follow include a step-by-step model that lets students compare their work against fully solved examples. This combination makes the text perfect for students taking their first statistics course in psychology or other social and behavioral sciences. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

## Discovering Statistics Using IBM SPSS Statistics

Author: Andy Field
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 152644030X
Format: PDF, ePub