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11-20 of 20 results in Chapman & Hall/CRC Statistics in the Social and Behavioral Sciences
Taking a practical approach that draws on the authors’ extensive teaching, consulting, and research experiences, Applied Survey Data Analysis provides an intermediate-level statistical overview of the analysis of complex sample survey data. It emphasizes methods and worked examples using available...
Published April 4th 2010 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Multivariable Modeling and Multivariate Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences shows students how to apply statistical methods to behavioral science data in a sensible manner. Assuming some familiarity with introductory statistics, the book analyzes a host of real-world data to provide useful answers...
Published September 27th 2009 by CRC Press
Providing a practical, thorough understanding of how factor analysis works, Foundations of Factor Analysis, Second Edition discusses the assumptions underlying the equations and procedures of this method. It also explains the options in commercial computer programs for performing factor analysis...
Published September 24th 2009 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Emphasizing causation as a functional relationship between variables that describe objects, Linear Causal Modeling with Structural Equations integrates a general philosophical theory of causation with structural equation modeling (SEM) that concerns the special case of linear causal relations. In...
Published June 15th 2009 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Drawing on the authors’ varied experiences working and teaching in the field, Analysis of Multivariate Social Science Data, Second Editionenables a basic understanding of how to use key multivariate methods in the social sciences. With updates in every chapter, this edition expands its topics to...
Published June 3rd 2008 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
A Social and Behavioral Sciences Approach, Second Edition
The first edition of Bayesian Methods: A Social and Behavioral Sciences Approach helped pave the way for Bayesian approaches to become more prominent in social science methodology. While the focus remains on practical modeling and basic theory as well as on intuitive explanations and derivations...
Published November 25th 2007 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Since the development of the first intelligence test in the early 20th century, educational and psychological tests have become important measurement techniques to quantify human behavior. Focusing on this ubiquitous yet fruitful area of research, Statistical Test Theory for the Behavioral Sciences...
Published August 30th 2007 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
As a generalization of simple correspondence analysis, multiple correspondence analysis (MCA) is a powerful technique for handling larger, more complex datasets, including the high-dimensional categorical data often encountered in the social sciences, marketing, health economics, and biomedical...
Published June 22nd 2006 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
A Social and Behavioral Sciences Approach
Despite increasing interest in Bayesian approaches, especially across the social sciences, it has been virtually impossible to find a text that introduces Bayesian data analysis in a manner accessible to social science students. The Bayesian paradigm is ideally suited to the type of data analysis...
Published May 28th 2002 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Multivariate analysis is an important tool for social researchers, but the subject is broad and can be quite technical for those with limited mathematical and statistical backgrounds. To effectively acquire the tools and techniques they need to interpret multivariate data, social science students...
Published February 25th 2002 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Generalized Structured Component Analysis: A Component-Based Approach to Structural Equation Modeling
To Be Published December 15th 2014
Bayesian Methods: A Social and Behavioral Sciences Approach, Third Edition
To Be Published December 17th 2014
Handbook of Item Response Theory, Three Volume Set
To Be Published April 15th 2015
Handling Missing Data in Social Research
To Be Published June 15th 2015
Bayesian Psychometric Modeling
To Be Published August 15th 2015