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  1. Event History Analysis with R

    By Göran Broström

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

    With an emphasis on social science applications, Event History Analysis with R presents an introduction to survival and event history analysis using real-life examples. Keeping mathematical details to a minimum, the book covers key topics, including both discrete and continuous time data,...

    Published April 2nd 2012 by CRC Press

  2. Multilevel and Longitudinal Modeling Using Stata, Volumes I and II, Third Edition

    By Sophia Rabe-Hesketh, Anders Skrondal

    This book examines Stata's treatment of generalized linear mixed models, also known as multilevel or hierarchical models. These models are "mixed" because they allow fixed and random effects, and they are "generalized" because they are appropriate for continuous Gaussian responses as well as binary...

    Published April 1st 2012 by Stata Press

  3. Multilevel and Longitudinal Modeling Using Stata, Volume I

    Continuous Responses, Third Edition

    By Sophia Rabe-Hesketh, Anders Skrondal

    Volume I is devoted to continuous Gaussian linear mixed models and has nine chapters. The chapters are organized in four parts. The first part provides a review of the methods of linear regression. The second part provides an in-depth coverage of the two-level models, the simplest extensions of a...

    Published April 1st 2012 by Stata Press

  4. Multilevel and Longitudinal Modeling Using Stata, Volume II

    Categorical Responses, Counts, and Survival, Third Edition

    By Sophia Rabe-Hesketh, Anders Skrondal

    Volume II is devoted to generalized linear mixed models for binary, categorical, count, and survival outcomes. The second volume has seven chapters also organized in four parts. The first three parts in volume II cover models for categorical responses, including binary, ordinal, and nominal (a new...

    Published April 1st 2012 by Stata Press

  5. Flexible Imputation of Missing Data

    By Stef van Buuren

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Interdisciplinary Statistics

    Missing data form a problem in every scientific discipline, yet the techniques required to handle them are complicated and often lacking. One of the great ideas in statistical science—multiple imputation—fills gaps in the data with plausible values, the uncertainty of which is coded in the data...

    Published March 28th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  6. R for Statistics

    By Pierre-Andre Cornillon, Arnaud Guyader, Francois Husson, Nicolas Jegou, Julie Josse, Maela Kloareg, Eric Matzner-Lober, Laurent Rouvière

    Although there are currently a wide variety of software packages suitable for the modern statistician, R has the triple advantage of being comprehensive, widespread, and free. Published in 2008, the second edition of Statistiques avec R enjoyed great success as an R guidebook in the French-speaking...

    Published March 20th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Revised Third Edition

    By Alan C. Acock

    Updated to reflect the new features of Stata 11, A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Third Edition continues to help new Stata users become proficient in Stata. After reading this introductory text, you will be able to enter, build, and manage a data set as well as perform fundamental statistical...

    Published March 11th 2012 by Stata Press

  8. A Visual Guide to Stata Graphics, Third Edition

    By Michael N. Mitchell

    Whether you are new to Stata graphics or a seasoned veteran, A Visual Guide to Stata Graphics, Third Edition will reach you how to use Stata to make publication-quality graphics that will stand out and enhance your statistical results. With over 900 illustrated examples and quick-reference tabs,...

    Published January 4th 2012 by Stata Press

  9. Biostatistics: A Computing Approach

    By Stewart Anderson

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

    The emergence of high-speed computing has facilitated the development of many exciting statistical and mathematical methods in the last 25 years, broadening the landscape of available tools in statistical investigations of complex data. Biostatistics: A Computing Approach focuses on visualization...

    Published December 19th 2011 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  10. Nonparametric Statistical Tests

    A Computational Approach

    By Markus Neuhauser

    Nonparametric Statistical Tests: A Computational Approach describes classical nonparametric tests, as well as novel and little-known methods such as the Baumgartner-Weiss-Schindler and the Cucconi tests. The book presents SAS and R programs, allowing readers to carry out the different statistical...

    Published December 18th 2011 by Chapman and Hall/CRC