# Statistics for College Students and Researchers: Grasping The Concepts

Michael Nikoletseas, Jun 24, 2010 - Social Science - 236 pages

Written by an experienced researcher and successful teacher, this book aims at teaching the concepts and logic of Statistics to college students. It may be used as a textbook in classes for the non mathematically minded, or, ideally, as a companion to typical Statistics textbooks.

Concepts and examples of normal, t- , and F-distributions. Examples through ANOVA one-way, repeated measures, and factorial designs. Ideal for non-mathematicly minded students and researchers.

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A simple stats book, at last!, July 18, 2010
This review is from: Statistics for College Students and Researchers: A practical approach with only 5 formulas! (Paperback)
I've been using stats for many years now, and I had always been overwhelmed by the theory and formulas involved. This book finally explains statistics in a way that even high school students can understand. Or, for that matter, scientists that apply stats without being statisticians themselves. Basic concepts are explained in a very simple manner, which makes even more complicated concepts intuitive to understand. Full of interesting (and amusing) examples. In short, I find it an excellent introductory statistics book, for anyone who wants to apply statistics, or at least understand the statistics we hear in everyday life.

### Contents

 p 11 p 25 p 48
 Factorial designs 158 p 198

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Michael Nikoletseas was born in 1943 in Androussa, a small town on the Peloponnese, which still maintained elements of its glorious Ottoman past. After completing his Gymnasium education in the Classics, he continued his college, graduate and postdoctoral education in the USA. He has done research and has taught in American colleges and medical schools. In addition to his research papers, he has published books in Psychology, Neuroscience, Mathematics, and Medicine.

Here is a partial list of his books:

Science
Statistics for College Students and Researchers (2010)
Behavioral and Neural Plasticity (2010)
Cranial Nerves for Medical Students: with clinical correlations (2010)

Literary work
Dirfyan Elegy: Poems of Passage (2010)
Far Pitched Tents: Poems of War (2011)
Rape in Ahmetaga: A sacrifice (fiction, 2011)
The Iliad - Twenty Centuries of  Translation (criticism 2012)
The Iliad - The Male Totem (criticism 2013)
Fotis (Fiction, 2013)