Research Methods, Statistics, Testing and Measurement Textbooks


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Regression Analysis and Multivariate Statistics

  1. Categorical and Nonparametric Data Analysis

    Choosing the Best Statistical Technique

    By E. Michael Nussbaum

    Featuring in-depth coverage of categorical and nonparametric statistics, this book provides a conceptual framework for choosing the most appropriate type of test in various research scenarios. Class tested at the University of Nevada, the book's clear explanations of the underlying assumptions,...

    Published July 25th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Essence of Multivariate Thinking

    Basic Themes and Methods, 2nd Edition

    By Lisa L. Harlow

    Series: Multivariate Applications Series

    By focusing on underlying themes, this book helps readers better understand the connections between multivariate methods. For each method the author highlights: the similarities and differences between the methods, when they are used and the questions they address, the key assumptions and...

    Published January 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Categorical Data Analysis for the Behavioral and Social Sciences

    By Razia Azen, Cindy M. Walker

    Featuring a practical approach with numerous examples, this book focuses on helping the reader develop a conceptual, rather than technical, understanding of categorical methods, making it a much more accessible text than others on the market. The authors cover common categorical analyses and...

    Published December 6th 2010 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. Approaching Multivariate Analysis, 2nd Edition

    A Practical Introduction

    By Pat Dugard, John Todman, Harry Staines

    This fully updated new edition not only provides an introduction to a range of advanced statistical techniques that are used in psychology, but has been expanded to include new chapters describing methods and examples of particular interest to medical researchers. It takes a very practical approach...

    Published November 27th 2009 by Routledge

  7. An Introduction to Applied Multivariate Analysis

    By Tenko Raykov, George A. Marcoulides

    This comprehensive text introduces readers to the most commonly used multivariate techniques at an introductory, non-technical level. By focusing on the fundamentals, readers are better prepared for more advanced applied pursuits, particularly on topics that are most critical to the behavioral...

    Published March 9th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Applied Multiple Regression/Correlation Analysis for the Behavioral Sciences

    3rd Edition

    By Jacob Cohen, Patricia Cohen, Stephen G. West, Leona S. Aiken

    This classic text on multiple regression is noted for its nonmathematical, applied, and data-analytic approach. Readers profit from its verbal-conceptual exposition and frequent use of examples. The applied emphasis provides clear illustrations of the principles and provides worked examples of the...

    Published July 31st 2002 by Routledge