New and Published Books
11-20 of 29 results in Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics
Novel Statistical Tools for Conserving and Managing Populations By gathering information on key demographic parameters, scientists can often predict how populations will develop in the future and relate these parameters to external influences, such as global warming. Because of their ability to...
Published October 29th 2009 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
The widespread popularity of geographic information systems (GIS) has led to new insights in countless areas of application. It has facilitated not only the collection and storage of geographic data, but also the display of such data. Building on this progress by using an integrated approach,...
Published December 23rd 2008 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Due to the tremendous accumulation of data for genetic markers, pharmacogenomics, the study of the functions and interactions of all genes in the overall variability of drug response, is one of the hottest areas of research in biomedical science. Statistical and Computational Pharmacogenomics...
Published August 7th 2008 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Hierarchical Modeling in Spatial Epidemiology
Focusing on data commonly found in public health databases and clinical settings, Bayesian Disease Mapping: Hierarchical Modeling in Spatial Epidemiology provides an overview of the main areas of Bayesian hierarchical modeling and its application to the geographical analysis of disease. The book...
Published August 4th 2008 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Providing reliable information on an intervention effect, meta-analysis is a powerful statistical tool for analyzing and combining results from individual studies. Meta-Analysis of Binary Data Using Profile Likelihood focuses on the analysis and modeling of a meta-analysis with individually pooled...
Published March 26th 2008 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Drawing on the author’s experience in social and environmental research, Correspondence Analysis in Practice, Second Edition shows how the versatile method of correspondence analysis (CA) can be used for data visualization in a wide variety of situations. This completely revised, up-to-date edition...
Published May 6th 2007 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Statistical and Probabilistic Methods in Actuarial Science covers many of the diverse methods in applied probability and statistics for students aspiring to careers in insurance, actuarial science, and finance. The book builds on students’ existing knowledge of probability and statistics by...
Published March 4th 2007 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Statistical analyses of the numbers, lengths, and orientations of fission tracks etched in minerals yield dating and thermal history information valuable in geological and geoscience applications, particularly in oil exploration. Fission tracks can be represented mathematically by a stochastic...
Published May 23rd 2005 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Multilevel, Longitudinal, and Structural Equation Models
This book unifies and extends latent variable models, including multilevel or generalized linear mixed models, longitudinal or panel models, item response or factor models, latent class or finite mixture models, and structural equation models. Following a gentle introduction to latent variable...
Published May 10th 2004 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Impacts and Bayesian Adjustments
Mismeasurement of explanatory variables is a common hazard when using statistical modeling techniques, and particularly so in fields such as biostatistics and epidemiology where perceived risk factors cannot always be measured accurately. With this perspective and a focus on both continuous and...
Published September 24th 2003 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Mendelian Randomization: Methods for Using Genetic Variants in Causal Estimation
To Be Published February 26th 2015
Statistical Analysis of Questionnaires: A Unified Approach Based on R and Stata
To Be Published July 30th 2015
Power Analysis of Trials with Multilevel Data
To Be Published September 15th 2015
Missing Data Analysis in Practice
To Be Published October 15th 2015
Survival Analysis with Interval-Censored Data: A Practical Approach with R, SAS and BUGS
To Be Published October 26th 2015
Analysing Spatial Point Patterns with R
To Be Published October 26th 2015
Statistics for Biological Networks: How to Infer Networks from Data
To Be Published December 15th 2015
Introduction to Computational Biology: Maps, Sequences and Genomes, Second Edition
To Be Published December 26th 2015