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  1. The R Student Companion

    By Brian Dennis

    R is the amazing, free, open-access software package for scientific graphs and calculations used by scientists worldwide. The R Student Companion is a student-oriented manual describing how to use R in high school and college science and mathematics courses. Written for beginners in scientific...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. Data Analysis Using Stata, Third Edition

    By Ulrich Kohler, Frauke Kreuter

    Data Analysis Using Stata, Third Edition is a comprehensive introduction to both statistical methods and Stata. Beginners will learn the logic of data analysis and interpretation and easily become self-sufficient data analysts. Readers already familiar with Stata will find it an enjoyable resource...

    Published August 20th 2012 by Stata Press

  3. Programming Graphical User Interfaces in R

    By Michael Lawrence, John Verzani

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

    Programming Graphical User Interfaces with R introduces each of the major R packages for GUI programming: RGtk2, qtbase, Tcl/Tk, and gWidgets. With examples woven through the text as well as stand-alone demonstrations of simple yet reasonably complete applications, the book features topics...

    Published June 8th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  4. Generalized Linear Models and Extensions, Third Edition

    By James W. Hardin, Joseph M. Hilbe

    This book presents a thorough examination of generalized linear model (GLM) estimation methods as well as the derivation of all major GLM families. Examined families include Gaussian, gamma, inverse Gaussian, binomial, Poisson, geometric, and negative binomial. The text also contains various models...

    Published June 4th 2012 by Stata Press

  5. Interpreting and Visualizing Regression Models Using Stata

    By Michael N. Mitchell

    Michael Mitchell's Interpreting and Visualizing Regression Models Using Stata is a clear treatment of how to carefully present results from model-fitting in a wide variety of settings. It is a boon to anyone who has to present the tangible meaning of a complex model in a clear fashion, regardless...

    Published April 19th 2012 by Stata Press

  6. Multivariate Survival Analysis and Competing Risks

    By Martin J. Crowder

    Series: Chapman & Hall/CRC Texts in Statistical Science

    Multivariate Survival Analysis and Competing Risks introduces univariate survival analysis and extends it to the multivariate case. It covers competing risks and counting processes and provides many real-world examples, exercises, and R code. The text discusses survival data, survival distributions...

    Published April 17th 2012 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. 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 3rd 2012 by CRC Press

  8. 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 2nd 2012 by Stata Press

  9. 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 2nd 2012 by Stata Press

  10. 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 2nd 2012 by Stata Press