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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 13 new and published books in the subject of Statistics for Social Sciences — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Social Statistics

    Managing Data, Conducting Analyses, Presenting Results, 2nd Edition

    By Thomas J. Linneman

    Series: Contemporary Sociological Perspectives

    Many fundamentally important decisions about our social life are a function of how well we understand and analyze DATA. This sounds so obvious but it is so misunderstood. Social statisticians struggle with this problem in their teaching constantly. This book and its approach is the ally and support...

    Published February 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  2. R Data Analysis without Programming

    By David W. Gerbing

    This book prepares readers to analyze data and interpret statistical results using R more quickly than other texts. R is a challenging program to learn because code must be created to get started. To alleviate that challenge, Professor Gerbing developed lessR. LessR extensions remove the need to...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Understanding and Doing Successful Research

    Data Collection and Analysis for the Social Sciences

    By Shaun Best

    Research Methods is an essential guide to carrying out a research project. Each of the focused chapters introduces and explains an aspect of social research to readers who may have no experience or knowledge of this subject. The emphasis is on ‘how to do’ various different methods,...

    Published June 20th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Applied Statistics for the Social and Health Sciences

    By Rachel A. Gordon

    Applied Statistics for the Social and Health Sciences provides graduate students in the social and health sciences with the basic skills that they need to estimate, interpret, present, and publish statistical models using contemporary standards. The book targets the social and health science...

    Published May 8th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Regression Analysis for the Social Sciences

    By Rachel A. Gordon

    The book provides graduate students in the social sciences with the basic skills that they need to estimate, interpret, present, and publish basic regression models using contemporary standards. Key features of the book include: interweaving the teaching of statistical concepts with examples...

    Published February 25th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Welfare Rights and Social Policy

    By Hartley Dean

    Welfare Rights and Social Policy provides an introduction to social policy through a discussion of welfare rights, which are explored in historical, comparative and critical context. At a time when the cause of human rights is high on the global political agendathe authorasks why the status...

    Published June 25th 2002 by Routledge

  7. The Hard-pressed Researcher

    A research handbook for the caring professions, 2nd Edition

    By Anne Edwards, Robin Talbot

    Working in the fields of education, health and social care demands a great deal of energy, effort and commitment on the part of the practitioner or trainee. When a research project is added to a workload the pressures can be great, particulary if the would-be-researcher is not confident about the...

    Published April 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  8. Learning, Teaching and Researching on the Internet

    A Practical Guide for Social Scientists

    By Stuart Stein

    Learning, Teaching and Researching on the Internet: A Practical Guide for Social Scientists is directed at students and academic staff who want to be able to access Internet resources quickly and efficiently without needing to become IT experts. The emphasis throughout is on the harnessing of the...

    Published November 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  9. The Nation's Diet

    The Social Science of Food Choice

    By Anne Murcott

    'Why we eat what we eat?' is a key question for the 1990s, posed again and again in government departments, in sectors of the food industry, by professionals in health, in education, and in catering, to name a few. It is the same question adopted as the springboard for the UK Economic and Social...

    Published August 17th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Discovering Women's History

    A Practical Guide to Researching the Lives of Women since 1800, 3rd Edition

    By Deirdre Beddoe

    The highly practical guide introduces the reader to the main areas of British women's history: education, work, family life, sexuality and politics. After an introduction to each topic detailed commentary is provided on a range of primary source material together with advice on further reading. For...

    Published August 5th 1998 by Routledge