Data Analysis with SPSS
This text is designed to teach students how to explore data in a systematic manner using the most popular professional statistics program for social scientists on the market today, SPSS. The book is organised to guide students through the logic of data analysis, from exploring data sets all the way through multivariate analysis and the writing of a research report. *Provides a hands-on approach to teaching statistics. *Focuses on applying statistical measures to understanding social behaviour, rather than on the process of calculating these statistics. *Utilizes a research project approach. *Features end of chapter guided exercises that help students to develop the skills of data analysis in an incremental fashion.
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Data Analysis with SPSS: A First Course in Applied Statistics
Stephen A. Sweet,Karen Grace-Martin
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9 Value analyze Bar Charts behavior Bell Curve Bivariate box plot categorical variables causal central tendency Chapter Chart Editor window column construct continuous variables correlation cross tabulation Crosstabs cursor data analysis Data Editor window data set Death Rate dependent variable Display distribution divorce DK 9 examine Explore factors Figure Format GSS96 data GSS96.SAV data histograms hypothesis independent indicates influence Juvenile Arrest Rate Label Variable Name leaf plot logistic regression Mean Variable Label measure of central menu Missing Values Morgan Quitno Name Mean Variable OLS regression Output Navigator window perform pie chart Population predicted probability score rape rate Recode Regression Coefficient research projects research question Scatter Plots Significance Tests SPSS spurious relationship standard deviation State&Loc Gvt STATES.SAV data statistical procedures Statistics Summarize stem and leaf suicide Summaries teenage birth rate Type univariate analysis Univariate Graphing Value Label Variable Label Variable Variable Name Mean