Statistical Methods for Psychology
STATISTICAL METHODS FOR PSYCHOLOGY surveys the statistical techniques commonly used in the behavioral and social sciences, especially psychology and education. To help students gain a better understanding of the specific statistical hypothesis tests that are covered throughout the text, author David Howell emphasize conceptual understanding. Along with a significantly updated discussion of effect sizes and examples on how to write up the results of data analysis, this Sixth Edition continues to focus students on two key themes that are the cornerstones of this book’s success: the importance of looking at the data before beginning a hypothesis test, and the importance of knowing the relationship between the statistical test in use and the theoretical questions being asked by the experiment.
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Excellent book on statictics - very clear, organized and readable.
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Best statistics textbook out there. Very accessible in terms of formulations and the logic behind them. And, yes, I was nerdy enough to read it cover to cover Read full review
Describing and Exploring Data
The Normal Distribution
Sampling Distributions and Hypothesis Testing
Basic Concepts of Probability
Categorical Data and ChiSquare
Hypothesis Tests Applied to Means
Factorial Analysis of Variance
Analyses of Variance and Covariance as General Linear Models
Resampling and Nonparametric Approaches to Data