*For undergraduate or graduate courses in which greater knowledge of SPSS as a tool for data analysis is desired. Also for courses in Data Analysis. *This text introduces the concepts of data analysis from collecting and coding data to interpreting the results of statistical analyses. The emphasis is on understanding fundamental concepts such as data distributions and different kinds of relationships. Simulations and analyses of real data are used to illustrate statistical concepts and models. Chapter summaries and exercises reinforce learning. In addition to teaching statistics, this guide includes instructions for operating the full or student version of SPSS 8.0 for Windows. Extensive problem sets using the companion data disk make this both a useful textbook and reference tool.
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The SPSS 8.0 Guide to Data Analysis walks readers through the process of data analysis in straightforward, intuitive steps. The book has easy-to-understand discussions and uses data sets to teach basic statistical techniques for analyzing a variety of real-world problems. Data analysis techniques are illustrated using SPSS 8.0 for Windows. Clear illustrations of menus, dialog boxes and output show readers step-by-step how to get results quickly.
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Book Description Prentice-Hall. Book Condition: New. pp. 563. Bookseller Inventory # 5275663