Statistics for Evidence-Based Practice and Evaluation

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Cengage Learning, Mar 23, 2009 - Education - 360 pages
Written to address the particular needs of helping-professions students, Allen Rubin’s comprehensive and easy-to-read book provides a step-by-step guide to using statistics, from the evaluation of clinical interventions in a small agency, to how different procedures can be applied across different sorts of studies within the same practice setting. The author’s friendly, approachable style makes the subject of statistics highly accessible to students. A variety of practice illustrations are given both in the narrative as well as in the chapter ending exercise, lending flexibility to teaching approaches.
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About the author (2009)

Allen Rubin has been doing and teaching research since 1976, when he received his Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh. Renowned in social work, Dr. Rubin has written several research texts, published numerous research studies on social work practice, and is a past president of the Society for Social Work and Research.

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