Statistics for Psychology

Statistics for Psychology
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Author: Arthur Aron,Elliot J. Coups,Elaine Aron
Pages: 728
ISBN: 0205258158
Release: 2013
Editor: Pearson College Division

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Emphasizing meaning and concepts, not just symbols and numbers Statistics for Psychology, 6th edition places definitional formulas center stage to emphasize the logic behind statistics and discourage rote memorization. Each procedure is explained in a direct, concise language and both verbally and numerically. MyStatLab is an integral part of the Statistics course. MyStatLab gives students practice with hundreds of homework problems. Every problem includes tools to help students understand and solve each problem - and grades all of the problems for instructors. MyStatLab also includes tests, quizzes, eText, a Gradebook, a customizable study plan, and much more. Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers should be able to: Know both definitional and numerical formulas and how to apply them Understand the logic behind each formula Expose students to the latest thinking in statistical theory and application Prepare students to read research articles Learn how to use SPSS Note: This is the standalone book if you want the book/access card please order the ISBN below; 0205924174 / 9780205924172 Statistics for Psychology Plus NEW MyStatLab with eText -- Access Card Package Package consists of: 0205258158 / 9780205258154 Statistics for Psychology 0205923860 / 9780205923861 New MyStatLab for Social Sciences with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card

Statistics for Psychology

Statistics for Psychology
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Author: Roger Watt,Elizabeth Collins
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781526481610
Release: 2019-03-11
Editor: SAGE

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This concise, easy-to-understand and highly visual book helps students to understand the principles behind the many statistical practices. This text helps students to build a mental map to enable them to work their way through tests and procedures with a better level of understanding (and ultimately feel more confident and get better grades). Statistical analysis will also be covered in the book in the same simple-to-follow way, without messy details or complicated formulae. However, this approach does not lead to simple understanding. Instead it allows students to really grasp how to use, and be creative with, statistics. Key features: A principles-based approach, helping students to apply and adapt their skills to a variety of situation Test out principles in practice on the companion website with statistics scenarios Carefully designed graphics to explain statistical principles Links to relevant sources / further reading for statistical packages, so the book can be used as a portal to/ springboard for further study. Developed in conjunction with students means this book answers the key challenges students face. Based on a BPS commended programme Supported by a wealth of online resources at www.sagepub.co.uk/statisticsforpsychology

Psychology Statistics For Dummies

Psychology Statistics For Dummies
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Author: Donncha Hanna,Martin Dempster
Pages: 462
ISBN: 9781119952879
Release: 2013-01-29
Editor: John Wiley & Sons

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The introduction to statistics that psychology students can't afford to be without Understanding statistics is a requirement for obtaining and making the most of a degree in psychology, a fact of life that often takes first year psychology students by surprise. Filled with jargon-free explanations and real-life examples, Psychology Statistics For Dummies makes the often-confusing world of statistics a lot less baffling, and provides you with the step-by-step instructions necessary for carrying out data analysis. Psychology Statistics For Dummies: Serves as an easily accessible supplement to doorstop-sized psychology textbooks Provides psychology students with psychology-specific statistics instruction Includes clear explanations and instruction on performing statistical analysis Teaches students how to analyze their data with SPSS, the most widely used statistical packages among students

Learning Statistics with R

Learning Statistics with R
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Author: Daniel Navarro
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781326189723
Release: 2021
Editor: Lulu.com

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Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology

Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology
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Author: Hugh Coolican
Pages: 774
ISBN: 9781134638680
Release: 2017-08-16
Editor: Psychology Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This sixth edition of Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology has been fully revised and updated, providing students with the most readable and comprehensive survey of research methods, statistical concepts and procedures in psychology today. Assuming no prior knowledge, this bestselling text takes you through every stage of your research project giving advice on planning and conducting studies, analysing data and writing up reports. The book provides clear coverage of statistical procedures, and includes everything needed from nominal level tests to multi-factorial ANOVA designs, multiple regression and log linear analysis. It features detailed and illustrated SPSS instructions for all these procedures eliminating the need for an extra SPSS textbook. New features in the sixth edition include: "Tricky bits" - in-depth notes on the things that students typically have problems with, including common misunderstandings and likely mistakes. Improved coverage of qualitative methods and analysis, plus updates to Grounded Theory, Interpretive Phenomenological Analysis and Discourse Analysis. A full and recently published journal article using Thematic Analysis, illustrating how articles appear in print. Discussion of contemporary issues and debates, including recent coverage of journals’ reluctance to publish replication of studies. Fully updated online links, offering even more information and useful resources, especially for statistics. Each chapter contains a glossary, key terms and newly integrated exercises, ensuring that key concepts are understood. A companion website (www.routledge.com/cw/coolican) provides additional exercises, revision flash cards, links to further reading and data for use with SPSS.

Introductory Statistics for Psychology

Introductory Statistics for Psychology
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Author: Gustav Levine
Pages: 512
ISBN: 9781483257860
Release: 2014-05-12
Editor: Academic Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Introductory Statistics for Psychology: The Logic and the Methods presents the concepts of experimental design that are carefully interwoven with the statistical material. This book emphasizes the verbalization of conclusions to experiments, which is another means of communicating the reasons for statistical analyses. Organized into 17 chapters, this book begins with an overview of alternative ways of stating the conclusions from a significant interaction. This text then presents the analysis of variance and introduces the summation sign and its use. Other chapters consider frequency distribution as any presentation of data that offers the frequency with which each score occurs. This book discusses as well the differences in and among people, which are a constant source of variability in test scores, and in most other measurements of people. The final chapter deals with the working knowledge of arithmetic and elementary algebra. This book is a valuable resource for students and psychologists.

Statistics for Psychology

Statistics for Psychology
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Author: Arthur Aron,Elaine Aron
Pages: 710
ISBN: STANFORD:36105121768639
Release: 2003
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A book that focuses on the logic behind the concepts of statistics for psychology, using definitional formulas rather than emphasizing rote memorization. Clearly written, each procedure is conveyed both numerically and verbally, with many visual examples to illustrate the text. It takes the reader from basic procedures through analysis of variance (ANOVA), and not only teaches statistics, but also prepares the user to read and understand research articles as well. This book is an introduction to statistics for psychology, covering such topics as order in a group of numbers; mean, variance, standard deviation, and Z scores; correlation; prediction; the normal curve, probability, and population versus sample; hypothesis testing; the t test; analysis of variance; chi-square tests; the general linear model; and making sense of advanced statistical procedures in research articles. For statisticians, psychologists and those involved in psychological research in the behavioral and social sciences.

Basic Statistics For Psychologists

Basic Statistics  For Psychologists
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Author: Marc Brysbaert
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781137607478
Release: 2021
Editor: Red Globe Press

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Statistics in Psychology Using R and SPSS

Statistics in Psychology Using R and SPSS
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Author: Dieter Rasch,Klaus Kubinger,Takuya Yanagida
Pages: 564
ISBN: 9780470971246
Release: 2011-12-12
Editor: John Wiley & Sons

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Statistics in Psychology covers all statistical methods needed in education and research in psychology. This book looks at research questions when planning data sampling, that is to design the intended study and to calculate the sample sizes in advance. In other words, no analysis applies if the minimum size is not determined in order to fulfil certain precision requirements. The book looks at the process of empirical research into the following seven stages: Formulation of the problem Stipulation of the precision requirements Selecting the statistical model for the planning and analysis The (optimal) design of the experiment or survey Performing the experiment or the survey Statistical analysis of the observed results Interpretation of the results.

Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology

Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology
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Author: S Alexander Haslam,Craig McGarty
Pages: 544
ISBN: 9781446297582
Release: 2014-02-13
Editor: SAGE

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The second edition of Haslam and McGarty's best-selling textbook, Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology, provides students with a highly readable and comprehensive introduction to conducting research in psychology. The book guides readers through the range of choices involved in design, analysis, and presentation and is supplemented by a range of practical learning features both inside the book and online. These draw on the authors' extensive experience as frontline researchers, and provide step-by-step guides to quantitative and qualitative methods and analyses. Written in an accessible and engaging style, this text encourages deep engagement with its subject matter and is designed to inspire students to feel passionate for the research process as a whole. This second edition offers: A comprehensive guide to the process of conducting psychological research from the ground up — covering multiple methodologies, experimental and survey design, data analysis, ethics, and report writing An extensive range of quantitative methods together with detailed step-by-step guides to running analyses using SPSS Extended coverage of qualitative methods ‘Research Bites’ in every chapter: thought-provoking examples of issues raised by contemporary society and research An extensive range of additional learning aids in the textbook to help reinforce learning and revision A host of on-line resources for instructors and students available on publication at www.sagepub.co.uk/haslamandmcgarty2e. Electronic inspection copies are available for instructors.

Statistics for Psychology Using R

Statistics for Psychology Using R
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Author: Vivek M. Belhekar
Pages: 432
ISBN: 9385985000
Release: 2016-10-31
Editor: Sage Publications Pvt. Limited

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A unique textbook introducing and demonstrating the use of R in psychology. Statistics for Psychology Using R comprehensively covers standard statistical methods along with advanced topics such as multivariate techniques, factor analysis, and multiple regression widely used in the field of psychology and other social sciences. Its innovative structure and pedagogical approach coupled with numerous worked-out examples and self-assessment tests make it a user-friendly and easy-to-understand companion for students and scholars with limited background in statistics. The standout feature of this textbook is that it demonstrates the application of R--a free, flexible, and dynamically changing software for statistical computing and data analysis, which is becoming increasingly popular across social and behavioral sciences.

Statistics in Psychology

Statistics in Psychology
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Author: Michael Cowles
Pages: 280
ISBN: 9781135660888
Release: 2005-04-11
Editor: Psychology Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book presents an historical overview of the field--from its development to the present--at an accessible mathematical level. This edition features two new chapters--one on factor analysis and the other on the rise of ANOVA usage in psychological research. Written for psychology, as well as other social science students, this book introduces the major personalities and their roles in the development of the field. It provides insight into the disciplines of statistics and experimental design through the examination of the character of its founders and the nature of their views, which were sometimes personal and ideological, rather than objective and scientific. It motivates further study by illustrating the human component of this field, adding dimension to an area that is typically very technical. Intended for advanced undergraduate and/or graduate students in psychology and other social sciences, this book will also be of interest to instructors and/or researchers interested in the origins of this omnipresent discipline.

Statistics in Psychology

Statistics in Psychology
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Author: Stephen Jones
Pages: 240
ISBN: 9781137282392
Release: 2010-09-15
Editor: Macmillan International Higher Education

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A refreshing and much-needed introduction to statistics in psychology for students who 'don't get numbers'. Jones breaks from the traditional, numerical approaches, drawing on non-numerical examples and scenarios from both psychological literature and everyday life to explain key statistical concepts. This is an ideal companion to core textbooks.

Easy Statistics in Psychology

Easy Statistics in Psychology
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Author: Mark Forshaw
Pages: 130
ISBN: UOM:39015073963798
Release: 2007-11-28
Editor: Wiley-Blackwell

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Containing analogies that help the first-time students of psychological statistics to understand the thoughts behind the formulae, this text focuses on the ideas and practicalities of statistics in psychology.

Statistics in Psychology

Statistics in Psychology
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Author: Catherine Steele,Dominic Upton,Holly Andrews
Pages: 180
ISBN: 0273738100
Release: 2012
Editor: Prentice Hall

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The aim of this series is to show how to revise effectively, approach your exams with confidence and make yourself stand out.

Understanding and Using Statistics in Psychology

Understanding and Using Statistics in Psychology
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Author: Jeremy Miles,Philip Banyard
Pages: 356
ISBN: 0761943978
Release: 2007-04-06
Editor: SAGE

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Taking a non-technical approach, 'Understanding and Using Statistics in Psychology' encourages the reader to understand why a particular test is being used and what the results mean in the context of a psychological study, focusing on meaning and understanding rather than mindless numerical calculations.

Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology

Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology
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Author: Bernard C. Beins,Maureen A. McCarthy
Pages: 520
ISBN: 9781108423113
Release: 2018-12-13
Editor: Cambridge University Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This seamless introduction to statistics and research methods identifies various research areas and analyzes how one approaches them statistically.

Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology

Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology
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Author: S Alexander Haslam,Craig McGarty
Pages: 584
ISBN: 9781526453792
Release: 2018-10-15
Editor: SAGE

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The third edition of Haslam and McGarty's best-selling textbook, Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology, provides students with a highly readable and comprehensive introduction to conducting research in psychology. The book guides readers through the range of choices involved in design, analysis, and presentation and is supplemented by a range of practical learning features both inside the book and online. These draw on the authors' extensive experience as frontline researchers and provide step-by-step guides to quantitative and qualitative methods and analyses. Written in an accessible and engaging style, this text encourages deep engagement with its subject matter and is designed to inspire students to feel passionate for the research process as a whole. This third edition offers: Updated ‘Research Bites’ in every chapter: a space to step back from the text and reflect on the ways in which it relates both to issues in the world at large and to contemporary debates in psychology Updated coverage of experimental design, survey research and ethics More expansive coverage of qualitative methods A comprehensive guide to the process of conducting psychological research from the ground up — covering multiple methodologies, experimental and survey design, data analysis, ethics, and report writing An extensive range of quantitative methods together with detailed step-by-step guides to running analyses using SPS Online resources and videos to help reinforce learning and revision for instructors and students available at study.sagepub.com/haslamandmcgarty3e

Interpreting and Using Statistics in Psychological Research

Interpreting and Using Statistics in Psychological Research
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Author: Andrew N. Christopher
Pages: 584
ISBN: 9781506304151
Release: 2016-08-30
Editor: SAGE Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This practical, conceptual introduction to statistical analysis by award-winning teacher Andrew N. Christopher uses published research with inherently interesting social sciences content to help students make clear connections between statistics and real life. Using a friendly, easy-to-understand presentation, Christopher walks students through the hand calculations of key statistical tools and provides step-by-step instructions on how to run the appropriate analyses for each type of statistic in SPSS and how to interpret the output. With the premise that a conceptual grasp of statistical techniques is critical for students to truly understand why they are doing what they are doing, the author avoids overly formulaic jargon and instead focuses on when and how to use statistical techniques appropriately.

Understanding Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology

Understanding Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology
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Author: Helen Gavin
Pages: 424
ISBN: 9781446204603
Release: 2008-02-18
Editor: SAGE

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Understanding and applying research methods and statistics in psychology is one of the corner stones of study at undergraduate level. To enable all undergraduate psychology students to carry out their own investigations the textbook covers basic and advanced qualitative and quantitative methods and follows a sequential structure starting from first principles to more advanced techniques. Accompanied by a companion website, the textbook: - Grounds all techniques to psychological theory relating each topic under discussion to well established pieces of research - Can be used by the student at beginning and more advanced undergraduate level - therefore a `one-stop' shop - Includes a creative and practical selection of heuristic devices that cement knowledge of the techniques and skills covered in the textbook