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by Joan Welkowitz, Robert B. Ewen and Jacob Cohen

ISBN13: 978-0470001882

ISBN10: 0470001887

Edition: 5TH 00

Copyright: 2000

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

Published: 2000

International: No

ISBN10: 0470001887

Edition: 5TH 00

Copyright: 2000

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

Published: 2000

International: No

This mid-level book introduces and explains statistical concepts and principles clearly, assuming minimal mathematical sophistication but avoiding a "cookbook" approach. The book also presents a broader outlook on hypothesis testing by including such often-neglected concepts as statistical power, indices and other techniques.

**Part 1: INTRODUCTION **

Introduction

**Part 2: DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS **

Frequency Distributions and Graphics

Transformed Scores I: Percentiles

Measures of Central Tendency

Measures of Variability

Transformed Scores II: Z and T Scores

Additional Techniques for Describing Batches of Data

**Part 3: INFERENTIAL STATISTICS **

The General Strategy of Inferential Statistics

The Normal Curve Model

Inferences About the Mean of a Single Population

Testing Hypotheses About the Difference Between the Means of Two Populations

Linear Correlation and Prediction

Other Correlation Techniques

Introduction to Power Analysis

One-Way Analysis of Variance

Introduction to Factorial Design: Two-Way Analysis of Variance

Chi Square

Nonparametric and Distribution-Free Methods

Conclusion

**Other Editions for Introductory Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences**

Joan Welkowitz, Robert B. Ewen and Jacob Cohen

ISBN13: 978-0470001882ISBN10: 0470001887

Edition: 5TH 00

Copyright: 2000

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

Published: 2000

International: No

This mid-level book introduces and explains statistical concepts and principles clearly, assuming minimal mathematical sophistication but avoiding a "cookbook" approach. The book also presents a broader outlook on hypothesis testing by including such often-neglected concepts as statistical power, indices and other techniques.

Table of Contents

**Part 1: INTRODUCTION **

Introduction

**Part 2: DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS **

Frequency Distributions and Graphics

Transformed Scores I: Percentiles

Measures of Central Tendency

Measures of Variability

Transformed Scores II: Z and T Scores

Additional Techniques for Describing Batches of Data

**Part 3: INFERENTIAL STATISTICS **

The General Strategy of Inferential Statistics

The Normal Curve Model

Inferences About the Mean of a Single Population

Testing Hypotheses About the Difference Between the Means of Two Populations

Linear Correlation and Prediction

Other Correlation Techniques

Introduction to Power Analysis

One-Way Analysis of Variance

Introduction to Factorial Design: Two-Way Analysis of Variance

Chi Square

Nonparametric and Distribution-Free Methods

Conclusion

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**Other Editions for Introductory Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences**