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The Resource Applied statistics for public policy, Brian P. Macfie and Philip M. Nufrio

Applied statistics for public policy, Brian P. Macfie and Philip M. Nufrio

Label
Applied statistics for public policy
Title
Applied statistics for public policy
Statement of responsibility
Brian P. Macfie and Philip M. Nufrio
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macfie, Brian P.
Dewey number
519.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HA29
LC item number
.M185 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nufrio, Philip M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social sciences
  • Political statistics
Label
Applied statistics for public policy, Brian P. Macfie and Philip M. Nufrio
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Accompanying CD-ROM contains POLYSTAT template and sample data sets
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Unit I. Descriptive statistics -- Introd. : what is statistics all about? -- Using polystat to do statistical analysis -- Presentation of data -- Summarizing data and using descriptive statistics -- Unit II. Basic probability and probability distributions -- Basic probability : theory and applications -- Sampling and the normal distribution -- The central limit theorem -- Unit III. Hypothesis testing -- Introduction to inferential statistics -- Estimating population means, proportions, and sample size with confidence -- Validating a hypothesis about a single population mean using a sample -- Validating hypotheses between two population means -- Validating hypotheses about a single population proportion -- Validating hypotheses about two population proportions -- Unit IV. Measures of association -- Comparing more than two population means with anova -- Comparing more than two population proportions using the chi-square test -- Determining relationships for two variables using simple correlation -- Measuring relationships between two variables with simple regression analysis -- Measuring multivariate relationships with multiple regression analysis -- Planning statistical research
Control code
56777573
Dimensions
26 cm +
Extent
xv, 536 pages
Isbn
9780765612397
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004023626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • MU: CD-ROM in pocket.
  • UMKC: CD-ROM in pocket.
Other physical details
illustrations
System details
System requirements for CD-ROM: Microsoft Excel with Analysis ToolPak-VBA
Label
Applied statistics for public policy, Brian P. Macfie and Philip M. Nufrio
Publication
Note
Accompanying CD-ROM contains POLYSTAT template and sample data sets
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Unit I. Descriptive statistics -- Introd. : what is statistics all about? -- Using polystat to do statistical analysis -- Presentation of data -- Summarizing data and using descriptive statistics -- Unit II. Basic probability and probability distributions -- Basic probability : theory and applications -- Sampling and the normal distribution -- The central limit theorem -- Unit III. Hypothesis testing -- Introduction to inferential statistics -- Estimating population means, proportions, and sample size with confidence -- Validating a hypothesis about a single population mean using a sample -- Validating hypotheses between two population means -- Validating hypotheses about a single population proportion -- Validating hypotheses about two population proportions -- Unit IV. Measures of association -- Comparing more than two population means with anova -- Comparing more than two population proportions using the chi-square test -- Determining relationships for two variables using simple correlation -- Measuring relationships between two variables with simple regression analysis -- Measuring multivariate relationships with multiple regression analysis -- Planning statistical research
Control code
56777573
Dimensions
26 cm +
Extent
xv, 536 pages
Isbn
9780765612397
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004023626
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • MU: CD-ROM in pocket.
  • UMKC: CD-ROM in pocket.
Other physical details
illustrations
System details
System requirements for CD-ROM: Microsoft Excel with Analysis ToolPak-VBA

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