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Adventures in Criminal Justice Research : Data Analysis for Windows Using SPSS Versions 11.0, 11.5, or Higher / With CD

Adventures in Criminal Justice Research : Data Analysis for Windows Using SPSS Versions 11.0, 11.5, or Higher / With CD - 3rd edition

Adventures in Criminal Justice Research : Data Analysis for Windows Using SPSS Versions 11.0, 11.5, or Higher / With CD - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780761988083

ISBN10: 0761988084

Adventures in Criminal Justice Research : Data Analysis for Windows Using SPSS Versions 11.0, 11.5, or Higher / With CD by George W. Dowdall, Kim Logio, Earl Babbie and Fred Halley - ISBN 9780761988083
Edition: 3RD 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: Sage Publications, Inc.
Published: 2004
International: No
Adventures in Criminal Justice Research : Data Analysis for Windows Using SPSS Versions 11.0, 11.5, or Higher / With CD by George W. Dowdall, Kim Logio, Earl Babbie and Fred Halley - ISBN 9780761988083

ISBN13: 9780761988083

ISBN10: 0761988084

Author Bio

Dowdall, George W. : Saint Joseph's University

Logio, Kim : Saint Joseph's University

Babbie, Earl : Chapman University

Halley, Fred : State University of New York

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface for Instructors

Part I Preparing for Criminal Justice Research

Chapter 1 Criminal Justice Research
Chapter 2 Criminal Justice Data Sets
Chapter 3 Using SPSS

Part II Univariate Analysis

Chapter 4 Describing a Variable
Chapter 5 Working with Variables
Chapter 6 Creating Composite Measures

Part III Bivariate Analysis

Chapter 7 Investigating the Correlates of Drug and Alcohol Use, Political Orientation, Guns, and Capital Punishment: Independent Versus Dependent Variables
Chapter 8 Measures of Association
Chapter 9 The Existence, Strength, and Direction of an Association

Part IV Multivariate Analysis

Chapter 10 Examining Several Independent Variables
Chapter 11 Exploring What Shapes Attitudes About Guns and Capital Punishment
Chapter 12 Logistic Regression: Understanding College Student Drug and Alcohol Abuse