Essentials of statistics for the behavioral sciences
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Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version. I did have the online version, but as a textbook, from what I did read, it explained things really well and gave through examples for topics that made sense. The authors take time to fully explain statistical procedures so that you can go beyond memorizing formulas and begin gaining a conceptual understanding of statistics. While teaching at Brockport, he specialized in statistics, research design, and cognitive psychology. In addition to publishing several research articles, Dr. In addition to publishing several research articles, Dr.

The authors take care to show students how having an understanding of statistical procedures will help them comprehend published findings and will lead them to become savvy consumers of information. With straightforward instruction, built-in learning aids, and real world examples, this psychology text provides you with the tools you need to succeed. With straightforward instruction, built-in learning aids, and real world examples, this psychology text provides you with the tools you need to succeed. Wallnau has published numerous research articles primarily on the effect of psychotropic drugs. The authors take time to fully explain statistical procedures so that you can go beyond memorizing formulas and begin gaining a conceptual understanding of statistics. The authors take time to explain statistical procedures so that students can go beyond memorizing formulas and gain a conceptual understanding of statistics. In particular, I found Pearson, Spearman and LeRegression to be somewhat underdeveloped, even though one might argue they are central to the story.

It is dense and goes into a lot of detail, more than is needed in most first semester psychological statistics classes. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version. Click Download or Read Online button to get essentials of statistics for the behavioral science book now. Authors Frederick Gravetter and Larry Wallnau help students understand statistical procedures through a conceptual context that explains why the procedures were developed and when they should be used. This edition features a new focus on learning objectives, which provide a structure for organizing lectures and preparing assignments and exams.

Frederick J Gravetter is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at The College at Brockport, State University of New York. Exploring its wide variety of creative, step-by-step examples, students using Essentials will learn how to choose the appropriate statistical test, understand its conceptual significance, and calculate each statistic. The Chi-Square Statistic: Tests for Goodness of Fit and Independence. Numerous practical tips are presented forselecting appropriate statistical procedures. Exam preparation is made easy with a student companion website that provides tutorials, crossword puzzles, flashcards, learning objectives, and more! Susan researches interpersonal consequences of mental illness and the role of gender in science and technology fields.

The text also leads readers to become savvy consumers of information by showing how having an understanding of statistical procedures will help them comprehend published findings. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version. Backed by research and supported by technological innovations developed at Harvard University, this process of learning through collaborative annotation keeps your students engaged and makes teaching easier and more effective. You will have numerous opportunities to practice statistical techniques through learning checks, examples, demonstrations, and problems. In addition, thisuseful guide demonstrates how to evaluate and interpret statisticaldata, provides numerous formulas for calculating statistics fromtables of summary statistics, and offers a variety of workedexamples. It is one of the books to keep as a reference and refer back to as education progresses. They also take care to show you how having an understanding of statistical procedures will help you comprehend published findings -- ultimately leading you to become a savvy consumer of information.

User Review - This is one of the best textbooks in the field, every edition of it. . Overall the 1st edition is not very good, maybe 2nd edition will be better after they work out the kinks. The E-mail message field is required. He founded William Paterson University s Psychology Club, established an undergraduate research conference, and has been awarded various teaching honors while continuing to write articles, books, and plays that support the teaching of general psychology and statistics. With captivating storytelling, real-world examples, image-and graphic-rich design, accessible mathematics, and step-by-step worked examples, Nolan and Heinzen introduce students to the why and how of statistical practice in the behavioral sciences, while helping them break through common barriers to success in the course. Known for its exceptional accuracy and examples, this text also has a complete supplements package to support your learning.

For a brief demo, today. Please note that due to electronic rights restrictions, some third party content may be suppressed from eBooks. The authors are very qualified and I enjoyed their stories. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. This accessible guide covers basicto advanced concepts in a clear, concrete, and readablestyle.

You will have numerous opportunities to practice statistical techniques through learning checks, examples, demonstrations, and problems. Introduction to Analysis of Variance. Please provides valid phone number with your order with easy delivery. The authors take time to fully explain statistical procedures so that you can go beyond memorizing formulas and begin gaining a conceptual understanding of statistics. Repeated-Measures and Two-Factor Analysis of Variance. Probability and Samples: The Distribution of Sample Means. Purchased this book for my psych 5 stats class.

The authors take time to explain statistical procedures so that students can go beyond memorizing formulas and begin gaining a conceptual understanding of statistics. Z-Scores: Location of Scores and Standard Distributions. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version. VitalSource is the platform used for the vast majority of eBooks sold on CengageBrain. About the Author: Frederick J Gravetter is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at The College at Brockport, State University of New York. Numerous practical tips are presented forselecting appropriate statistical procedures.

This accessible guide covers basicto advanced concepts in a clear, concrete, and readablestyle. Seller Inventory C9781133956570 Book Description Cengage Learning, Inc, United States, 2013. The t test for Two Independent Samples. They must be in a saleable condition. The authors take time to fully explain statistical procedures so that you can go beyond memorizing formulas and begin gaining a conceptual understanding of statistics.