SPSS 14.0 Guide to Data Analysis

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Prentice Hall, 2006 - Mathematics - 649 pages

The SPSS 14.0 Guide to Data Analysis is a friendly introduction to both data analysis and SPSS. Easy-to-understand explanations and in-depth content make this guide both an excellent supplement to other statistics texts and a superb primary text for any introductory data analysis course. With the book, you get a jump-start on describing data, testing hypotheses, and examining relationships using SPSS. The goal of this book is to provide an unintimidating introduction to data analysis and to SPSS. This edition focuses on topics that interest today's students-in particular, the role of the Internet in society. It is designed for use with SPSS 14.0, including the Student Version. A data CD is included with this book.

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Examining Relationships
Copying the Data Files

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About the author (2006)

Marija Noruš is earned a Ph.D. in biostatistics from the University of Michigan. She was SPSS' s first professional statistician. McGraw-Hill published her first book, "The SPSS Introductory Guide." Since then she has written numerous volumes of highly acclaimed SPSS documentation, and textbooks that demystify statistics and SPSS. Dr. Noruš is has been on the faculties of the University of Chicago and Rush Medical College, teaching statistics to diverse audiences. When not working on SPSS guides, Marija analyzes real data as a statistical consultant.

For those whose Lithuanian is rusty:
"Marija" is pronounced "Maria," not "Mar-eye-ja."
"Noruš is" is pronounced "Norooshis," not "Neurosis.

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