See how Andy's book is changing the landscape for textbooks through the use of technology! This is definitely my go to resources. SportsScience 25 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 025 026 027 Chapter 2: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about Statistics 2. I'd like to add this to my book list since it's at fault for taking up most of my reading time-- this and the Social Psychology textbook. Schutzumschlag mit wenigen Gebrauchsspuren an Einband, Schutzumschlag oder Seiten. How To Report Multiple Regression Categorical Predictors And Multiple Regression What Have I Discovered About Statistics? Andy Field, leitet jedes Kapitel mit einer kurzen Anekdote aus seinem Leben ein. He has published over 80 research papers, 29 book chapters, and 17 books mostly on child emotional development and statistics. Background To Logistic Regression What Are The Principles Behind Logistic Regression? I will probably pick this one up as a reference book for my personal collection.
What's new in the Second Edition? Author: Maria Karepova Andy Field has done it again. I've referred to it frequently in the past two years of study and will continue to do so. Num 5 001 002 003 004 005 14. Has a 'how to use this book' section at the start of the text. It is helpful, comprehensible, and cheering enough that trying to understand chi-square doesn't make you lose the will to live.
Pages and cover are clean and intact. Fixed Designs What Do Men And Women Look For In A Partner? Num 5 001 002 003 004 005 8. Obwohl es in englischer Sprache ist, finde ich es hilfreicher als einige deutschsprachige Bücher zu diesem Thema. With an exciting new look, new characters to meet, and its unique combination of humour and step-by-step instruction, this award-winning book is the statistics lifesaver for everyone. Num 5 001 002 003 004 005 9.
WebAssign provided students with instant feedback and links directly to the accompanying eBook section where the concept was covered, allowing students to find the correct solution. I also want to highlight that Field repeats the most important aspects througho I am really happy that I found this book. This book truly is a Bible for those interested in the research field of Psychology. Key Terms That I've Discovered Smart Alex's Tasks Further Reading Interesting Real Research Exploratory Factor Analysis What Will This Chapter Tell Me? One work of warning, the section on regression diagnostics is far to confusing to be useful. Acknowledgements Dedication Symbols Used In This Book Mathematical Operators Greek Symbols English Symbols Home Maths Revision Why Is My Evil Lecturer Forcing Me to Learn Statistics? And, a whole chapter on diagnostics and data cleaning. Which is no surprise, of course, if you take in account that Field has written this book especially for those social sciences students who abhor statistics. Business 16 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 11.
Num 5 001 002 003 004 005 6. Schutzumschlag mit Gebrauchsspuren, aber vollständigen Seiten. SportsScience 25 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 Chapter 18: Categorical Data 18. See how Andy's book is through the use of technology! Third, there are very clear descriptions of why you would use the tests. I had been dreading statistics for a while also, I tried to get to grips with statistics with other introductory books on basic concepts and I am really glad that there are still academics out there that know how to teach :- The fact that Andy Field's example studies and exercises made me laugh out loud in my university's library made me want to write a review immediately.
Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. This book is thorough, clear, and, yes, funny. We ship from multiple location's as per inventory for fast delivery. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. He is the founding editor of the Journal of Experimental Psychopathology and has been an associate editor and editorial board member for the British Journal of Mathematical and Statistical Psychology, Cognition and Emotion, Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review and Research Synthesis Methods. When you fit a statistical model to your data, that model will consist of variables and parameters: variables are measured constructs that vary across entities in the sample, whereas parameters describe the relations between those variables in the population.
Other than that, solid text, well written, and engaging. I've referred to it frequently in the past two years of study and will continue to do so. I think self-test questions and the tasks at the end of chapter are very helpful, as well as the real world data and often humorous examples. Assumptions Of Parametric Data The Assumption Of Normality Testing Whether A Distribution Is Normal Testing For Homogeneity Of Variance Correcting Problems In The Data What Have I Discovered About Statistics?. The book is 50 per cent longer than the First Edition.
In a more practical sense, it has a bearing on significance tests for many commonly used test statistics such as the F-ratio, t-test, chi-square statistic and determines the exact form of the probability distribution for these test statistics. SportsScience 24 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 025 Chapter 7: Correlation 7. Key Terms That I've Discovered Smart Alex's Tasks Further Reading Correlation What Will This Chapter Tell Me? The book is — very helpfully- full of interesting examples and engaging style of writing. I'm deducting a star because it's so heavy. The fourth edition of Discovering Statistics will transform students who approach statistics with fear and loathing into adroit statistics users who understand key statistical concepts. Ich persönlich empfinde dieses Buch als Bereicherung für mein Studium und kann es vorbehaltlos empfehlen. Key Terms That I've Discovered Smart Alex's Tasks Further Reading Interesting Real Research Multilevel Linear Models What Will This Chapter Tell Me? Book is in Used-Good condition.
Review: I think this is a really good starting point for teaching stats — from assuming students knows nothing about and taking them gradually to a more advanced understanding. This book is thorough, clear, and, yes, funny. Used books may not include working access code or dust jacket. Num 5 001 002 003 004 005 15. The first four chapters are filled long-winded stories that eventually come around to the point; my students have complained that it is difficult to find specific information among the verbosity. The book is — very helpfully- full of interesting examples and engaging style of writing. Health 24 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 014 015 016 017 018 019 020 021 022 023 024 14.
Business 15 001 002 003 004 005 006 007 008 009 010 011 012 013 015 016 9. Num 5 001 002 003 004 005 16. He has published over 80 research papers, 29 book chapters, and 17 books mostly on child emotional development and statistics. The enhanced Companion Website offers plenty of lecturer and student material to use in conjunction with the textbook. Click here to take a look if you're accessing the site from a desktop you'll be taken to the Companion Website instead; look out for the MobileStudy icon to show you which pages are also available on the MobileStudy site. I enjoyed it very much. Andy Field provides one of clearest introductions to statistics I have encountered.