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  1. Statistical Studies of Income, Poverty and Inequality in Europe

    Computing and Graphics in R using EU-SILC

    By Nicholas T. Longford

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Statistics in the Social and Behavioral Sciences

    There is no shortage of incentives to study and reduce poverty in our societies. Poverty is studied in economics and political sciences, and population surveys are an important source of information about it. The design and analysis of such surveys is principally a statistical subject matter and...

    Published July 6th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. Using R for Introductory Statistics, Second Edition

    By John Verzani

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

    The second edition of a bestselling textbook, Using R for Introductory Statistics guides students through the basics of R, helping them overcome the sometimes steep learning curve. The author does this by breaking the material down into small, task-oriented steps. The second edition maintains the...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. A Handbook of Statistical Analyses using R, Third Edition

    By Torsten Hothorn, Brian S. Everitt

    Like the best-selling first two editions, A Handbook of Statistical Analyses using R, Third Edition provides an up-to-date guide to data analysis using the R system for statistical computing. The book explains how to conduct a range of statistical analyses, from simple inference to recursive...

    Published June 24th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  4. Introduction to Scientific Programming and Simulation Using R, Second Edition

    By Owen Jones, Robert Maillardet, Andrew Robinson

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

    Learn How to Program Stochastic Models Highly recommended, the best-selling first edition of Introduction to Scientific Programming and Simulation Using R was lauded as an excellent, easy-to-read introduction with extensive examples and exercises. This second edition continues to introduce...

    Published June 11th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Fourth Edition

    By Alan C. Acock

    A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Fourth Edition is for people who need to learn Stata but who may not have a strong background in statistics or prior experience with statistical software packages. After working through this book, you will be able to enter, build, and manage a dataset, and perform...

    Published April 17th 2014 by Stata Press

  6. Implementing Reproducible Research

    Edited by Victoria Stodden, Friedrich Leisch, Roger D. Peng

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

    In computational science, reproducibility requires that researchers make code and data available to others so that the data can be analyzed in a similar manner as in the original publication. Code must be available to be distributed, data must be accessible in a readable format, and a platform must...

    Published April 13th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Visualization and Verbalization of Data

    Edited by Jorg Blasius, Michael Greenacre

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Computer Science & Data Analysis

    Visualization and Verbalization of Data shows how correspondence analysis and related techniques enable the display of data in graphical form, which results in the verbalization of the structures in data. Renowned researchers in the field trace the history of these techniques and cover their...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. An Introduction to Stata for Health Researchers, Fourth Edition

    By Svend Juul, Morten Frydenberg

    An Introduction to Stata for Health Researchers, Fourth Edition methodically covers data management, simple description and analysis, and more advanced analyses often used in health research, including regression models, survival analysis, and evaluation of diagnostic methods. A chapter on graphics...

    Published March 20th 2014 by Stata Press

  9. Statistics in Action

    A Canadian Outlook

    Edited by Jerald F. Lawless

    Commissioned by the Statistical Society of Canada (SSC), Statistics in Action: A Canadian Outlook helps both general readers and users of statistics better appreciate the scope and importance of statistics. It presents the ways in which statistics is used while highlighting key contributions that...

    Published March 2nd 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Growth Curve Analysis and Visualization Using R

    By Daniel Mirman

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

    Learn How to Use Growth Curve Analysis with Your Time Course Data An increasingly prominent statistical tool in the behavioral sciences, multilevel regression offers a statistical framework for analyzing longitudinal or time course data. It also provides a way to quantify and analyze individual...

    Published February 23rd 2014 by Chapman and Hall/CRC