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The Resource Common errors in statistics (and how to avoid them), Phillip I. Good and James W. Hardin

Common errors in statistics (and how to avoid them), Phillip I. Good and James W. Hardin

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Common errors in statistics (and how to avoid them)
Title
Common errors in statistics (and how to avoid them)
Statement of responsibility
Phillip I. Good and James W. Hardin
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Fourth Edition of this tried-and-true book elaborates on many key topics such as epidemiological studies, distribution of data; baseline data incorporation; case control studies; simulations; statistical theory publication; biplots; instrumental variables; ecological regression; result reporting, survival analysis; etc. Including new modifications and figures, the book also covers such topics as research plan creation; data collection; hypothesis formulation and testing; coefficient estimates; sample size specifications; assumption checking; p-values interpretations and confidence intervals; counts and correlated data; model building and testing; Bayes' Theorem; bootstrap and permutation tests; and more"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
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Good, Phillip I
Dewey number
519.5
Index
index present
LC call number
QA276
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hardin, James W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Statistics
  • MATHEMATICS
  • Statistics
  • Statistik
  • Irrtum
Label
Common errors in statistics (and how to avoid them), Phillip I. Good and James W. Hardin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Common Errors in Statistics (and How to Avoid Them); Contents; Preface; Part I: FOUNDATIONS; Chapter 1: Sources of Error; PRESCRIPTION; FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS; SURVEYS AND LONG-TERM STUDIES; AD-HOC, POST-HOC HYPOTHESES; TO LEARN MORE; Chapter 2: Hypotheses: The Why of Your Research; PRESCRIPTION; WHAT IS A HYPOTHESIS?; HOW PRECISE MUST A HYPOTHESIS BE?; FOUND DATA; NULL OR NIL HYPOTHESIS; NEYMAN-PEARSON THEORY; DEDUCTION AND INDUCTION; LOSSES; DECISIONS; TO LEARN MORE; Chapter 3: Collecting Data; PREPARATION; RESPONSE VARIABLES; DETERMINING SAMPLE SIZE; FUNDAMENTAL ASSUMPTIONS
Control code
780415821
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118294390
Lccn
2012011613
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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  • cl0500000223
  • c4cfc5a0-fe64-433d-859c-04026900800f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780415821
Label
Common errors in statistics (and how to avoid them), Phillip I. Good and James W. Hardin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Common Errors in Statistics (and How to Avoid Them); Contents; Preface; Part I: FOUNDATIONS; Chapter 1: Sources of Error; PRESCRIPTION; FUNDAMENTAL CONCEPTS; SURVEYS AND LONG-TERM STUDIES; AD-HOC, POST-HOC HYPOTHESES; TO LEARN MORE; Chapter 2: Hypotheses: The Why of Your Research; PRESCRIPTION; WHAT IS A HYPOTHESIS?; HOW PRECISE MUST A HYPOTHESIS BE?; FOUND DATA; NULL OR NIL HYPOTHESIS; NEYMAN-PEARSON THEORY; DEDUCTION AND INDUCTION; LOSSES; DECISIONS; TO LEARN MORE; Chapter 3: Collecting Data; PREPARATION; RESPONSE VARIABLES; DETERMINING SAMPLE SIZE; FUNDAMENTAL ASSUMPTIONS
Control code
780415821
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781118294390
Lccn
2012011613
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0500000223
  • c4cfc5a0-fe64-433d-859c-04026900800f
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)780415821

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