Daten und Statistik: Eine praktische Einführung für den by Gabriele Hornsteiner

By Gabriele Hornsteiner

Daten sind Gold. Dieses Gold liegt auf der Straße –allerdings meistens in unansehnlichen Erzklumpen. guy findet es beispielsweise in Unternehmensdatenbanken oder bei speziellen Erhebungen. Wie guy das Goldgewinnt - also Daten richtig auswertet und die Auswertung interpretiert– das findet sich in Daten und Statistik fürSozialwissenschaftler und Psychologen. Dieses leicht verständlich geschriebeneKompaktbuch zum systematischen und anwendungsnahen Einstieg richtet sich an Studierende,die in wissenschaftlichen Arbeiten mit diversen Daten konfrontiert sind, und an in statistischen Methoden unerfahrene Praktiker. Mit den anschaulichen undalltagsnahen Beispielen wird es für jeden Leser eine wertvolle Hilfe sein.

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Applied Statistics Using Stata: A Guide for the Social by Mehmet Mehmetoglu,Tor Georg Jakobsen

By Mehmet Mehmetoglu,Tor Georg Jakobsen

Clear, intuitive and written with the social technological know-how scholar in brain, this booklet represents the fitting mix of statistical concept and perform. It makes a speciality of questions that may be responded utilizing information and addresses universal subject matters and difficulties in an easy, easy-to-follow demeanour. The ebook conscientiously combines the conceptual features of information with special technical suggestion delivering either the ‘why’ of facts and the ‘how’.

Built upon quite a few enticing examples from around the social sciences it presents a wealthy selection of statistical tools and types. scholars are inspired to work out the impression of idea when concurrently studying the best way to manage software program to satisfy their wishes.

The publication additionally provides:

  • Original case experiences and information sets
  • Practical counsel on easy methods to run and try out versions in Stata
  • Downloadable Stata programmes created to paintings along chapters
  • A wide variety of specific purposes utilizing Stata
  • Step-by-step notes on writing the proper code.

This very good textual content will provide a person doing statistical examine within the social sciences the theoretical, technical and utilized wisdom had to succeed.

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Elementare Stochastik: Eine Einführung in die Mathematik der by Andreas Büchter,Hans-Wolfgang Henn

By Andreas Büchter,Hans-Wolfgang Henn

In diesem Lehrbuch wird ein anwendungsorientierter Zugang zur mathematischen Theorie der Daten und des Zufalls entwickelt, der von Phänomenen des Alltags ausgeht und bis in die axiomatische Theorie der Wahrscheinlichkeit hineinreicht. Es richtet sich vor allem an Studierende des Lehramts Mathematik, ist aber auch als sinnstiftender Zugang zur Stochastik für andere Studierende der Mathematik (Diplom, BA) geeignet. Im Kapitel "Beschreibende Statistik" werden Konzepte der Datenreduktion und -präsentation entwickelt. Der Aufbau der "Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung" erfolgt von typischen Beispielen aus, wobei die geschichtliche und inhaltliche Entwicklung des Wahrscheinlichkeitsbegriffs ausführlich dargestellt werden. Diese beiden Teilgebiete werden im Kapitel "Beurteilende Statistik" zusammengeführt. Den Abschluss bildet ein Ausblick auf die Anwendung stochastischer Methoden in den empirischen Wissenschaften. Zahlreiche Abbildungen sowie Lern- und Übungsaufgaben mit Lösungshinweisen runden die Darstellung ab.

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Applied Multivariate Statistics for the Social Sciences: by Keenan A. Pituch,James P. Stevens

By Keenan A. Pituch,James P. Stevens

Now in its 6th variation, the authoritative textbook Applied Multivariate data for the Social Sciences, keeps to supply complex scholars with a pragmatic and conceptual realizing of statistical tactics via examples and data-sets from genuine study reviews. With the further services of co-author Keenan Pituch (University of Texas-Austin), this 6th version keeps many key positive aspects of the former versions, together with its breadth and intensity of insurance, a evaluate bankruptcy on matrix algebra, utilized assurance of MANOVA, and emphasis on statistical strength. during this re-creation, the authors proceed to supply sensible guidance for checking the knowledge, assessing assumptions, reading, and reporting the consequences to aid scholars research information from their very own examine with a bit of luck and professionally.

Features new to this variation include:

    • NEW bankruptcy on Logistic Regression (Ch. eleven) that is helping readers comprehend and use this very versatile and time-honored method
    • NEW bankruptcy on Multivariate Multilevel Modeling (Ch. 14) that is helping readers comprehend some great benefits of this "newer" process and the way it may be utilized in traditional and multilevel settings
    • NEW instance effects part write-ups that illustrate how effects might be awarded in examine papers and magazine articles
    • NEW assurance of lacking facts (Ch. 1) to assist scholars comprehend and tackle difficulties linked to incomplete data
    • Completely re-written chapters on Exploratory issue research (Ch. 9), Hierarchical Linear Modeling (Ch. 13), and Structural Equation Modeling (Ch. sixteen) with elevated concentrate on knowing versions and studying results
    • NEW research summaries, inclusion of extra syntax factors, and?reduction within the variety of SPSS/SAS discussion bins to steer scholars via facts research in a extra streamlined and direct process
    • Updated syntax to mirror most recent models of IBM SPSS (21) /SAS (9.3)
    • A loose on-line assets website at www.routledge.com/9780415836661 with info units and syntax from the textual content, extra information units, and instructor’s assets (including PowerPoint lecture slides for pick out chapters, a conversion consultant for fifth variation adopters, and solutions to exercises).

    Ideal for complex graduate-level classes in schooling, psychology, and different social sciences during which multivariate records, complex information, or quantitative recommendations classes are taught, this ebook additionally appeals to working towards researchers as a necessary reference. Pre-requisites contain a path on factorial ANOVA and covariance; besides the fact that, a operating wisdom of matrix algebra isn't really assumed.

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    The Gallup Poll: Public Opinion 2012 by Frank Newport

    By Frank Newport

    This paintings is the one whole compilation of polls taken by way of the Gallup association, the world's greatest and extensively quoted study company, in calendar 12 months 2012. it really is a useful device for ascertaining the heart beat of yankee public opinion because it evolves over the process a given 12 months, and - over the years - records altering public perceptions of an important political, financial, and societal concerns. it's a necessity for any social technology research.

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    Applied Data-Centric Social Sciences: Concepts, Data, by Aki-Hiro Sato

    By Aki-Hiro Sato

    Applied data-centric social sciences objective to boost either method and useful purposes of assorted fields of social sciences and companies with wealthy information. in particular, within the social sciences, an unlimited volume of knowledge on human actions could be valuable for knowing collective human nature. during this e-book, the writer introduces numerous mathematical innovations for dealing with an important quantity of knowledge and analysing collective human behaviour. The e-book is produced from data-oriented research, with mathematical tools and expressions used for facing info for numerous particular difficulties. the basic philosophy underlying the publication is that either mathematical and actual ideas are decided through the needs of knowledge research. This philosophy is proven all through exemplar stories of numerous fields in socio-economic platforms. From a data-centric standpoint, the writer proposes an idea that can swap people’s minds and lead them to commence considering from the root of knowledge. a number of pursuits underlie the chapters of the ebook. the 1st is to explain mathematical and statistical tools for info research, and towards that finish the writer delineates equipment with genuine facts in each one bankruptcy. the second one is to discover a cyber-physical hyperlink among information and data-generating mechanisms, as info are continually supplied via a few type of data-generating technique within the genuine global. The 3rd objective is to supply an impetus for the ideas and method set forth during this ebook to be utilized to socio-economic systems.

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    Statistik für Bachelor- und Masterstudenten: Eine Einführung by Walter Zucchini,Andreas Schlegel,Oleg Nenadic,Stefan

    By Walter Zucchini,Andreas Schlegel,Oleg Nenadic,Stefan Sperlich

    Das Buch führt in die wesentlichen statistischen Konzepte und Ideen ein und erläutert anhand von Beispielen detailliert deren Umsetzung. Der Stil ist, anders als bei den meisten Konkurrenzwerken, betont locker gehalten - ohne dabei auf eine exakte Darstellung zu verzichten. Das Buch ist speziell auf die Bedürfnisse von Anfängern im Fach Statistik zugeschnitten und für Bachelor- und Masterstudenten aller Disziplinen geeignet – auch zum Selbststudium.

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    Evaluating a Large Group Awareness Training: A Longitudinal by Jeffrey D. Fisher,Roxane C. Silver,Jack M. Chinsky,Barry

    By Jeffrey D. Fisher,Roxane C. Silver,Jack M. Chinsky,Barry Goff,Yechiel Klar

    huge workforce knowledge education: An ancient Context teams linked to the human power circulate were a arguable characteristic of yankee existence over the last 3 many years. within the 1950's and 1960's, the move was once ruled through quite a few kinds of small teams (SGs), which integrated sensitivity education teams, come across teams, in addition to a number of others (see Lieberman, Yalom, & Miles, 1973). a few humans considered SGs as a good ability for achieving own and organizational progress, and Carl Rogers, one of many founders of this flow, categorized small teams as . . the main swiftly spreading social invention of the century, and doubtless the main effective" (Rogers, 1970). against this, others attacked SGs as "the such a lot severe exhibition up to now of man's expertise for lowering, distorting, evading, and vulgarizing his personal truth" (Koch, 1973, p. 639). however, SGs ordinarily turned an accredited software for private improvement and have been included into collage curricula and mana­ gerial education courses. through the 1970's the superiority and allure of SGs declined (cf. again, 1978), and at concerning the comparable time, huge crew expertise education courses (LGATs) seemed. ' LGATs are provided to most of the people through profit-making or­ ganizations and view philosophical, mental and moral concerns crisis­ ing own effectiveness, decision-making, own accountability and dedicate­ ment After addressing those subject matters, members are inspired to use their lately attained insights to their lives.

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    Understanding Test and Exam Results Statistically: An by Kaycheng Soh

    By Kaycheng Soh

    This ebook stocks the objective of the vintage textual content How to Lie with Statistics, particularly, fighting and correcting statistical misconceptions which are universal between practitioners, although its concentration is at the academic context. It illustrates and discusses the necessities of academic information that may support academic practitioners to do that a part of their activity thoroughly, i.e., with no making conceptual error. The examples are forged within the school/classroom contexts, in keeping with life like instead of theoretical examples.

    “The most powerful point of the paintings or author’s view is that the writer can placed himself within the sneakers of lecturers and make the paintings a really sensible advisor for academics and college leaders. As a really skilled educator and researcher, the writer is familiar with rather well in regards to the wisdom abilities which are crucial for the pro improvement of lecturers. he's capable of clarify the statistical and dimension ideas in undeniable language and with examples which are hugely suitable to the objective viewers. additionally, the writer additionally conveyed a tremendous message to the objective viewers during the paintings… by way of mentioning the blunders and misunderstandings of the translation of attempt rankings and dimension layout. the writer reminds the viewers in regards to the significance of right use of checks and try rankings while lecturers and faculty leaders make any schooling judgements, which has a lot implication at the expert integrity of academics and faculty leaders.”

    Dr. Joyce Kwan, The schooling college of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

    “This ebook covers the entire statistical instruments for reading academic facts and gives examples to give an explanation for the tips. Chapters 10-17 are useful information research in academic facts that is helping readers have a greater figuring out of the technique to research the data.”

    Dr. Alpha Ling, The schooling college of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

    “It feels like a really attention-grabbing e-book with beautiful issues and sensible difficulties in academic data. although the themes ring a bell in me of the vintage ebook how one can Lie with statistics, this publication goals at combating and correcting statistical misconceptions in academic context.”

    Dr. Zhu Ying, nationwide Institute of schooling, Nanyang Technological college, Singapore

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    Confirmatory Factor Analysis for Applied Research, Second by Timothy A Brown

    By Timothy A Brown

    With its emphasis on useful and conceptual elements, instead of arithmetic or formulation, this available e-book has verified itself because the go-to source on confirmatory issue research (CFA). unique, worked-through examples drawn from psychology, administration, and sociology stories illustrate the approaches, pitfalls, and extensions of CFA technique. The textual content indicates find out how to formulate, application, and interpret CFA types utilizing renowned latent variable software program programs (LISREL, Mplus, EQS, SAS/CALIS); comprehend the similarities and changes among CFA and exploratory issue research (EFA); and document effects from a CFA learn. it's full of important suggestion and tables that define the techniques. The significant other web site (www.guilford.com/brown3-materials) deals info and software syntax records for many of the examine examples, in addition to hyperlinks to CFA-related assets. New to This variation *Updated all through to include vital advancements in latent variable modeling. *Chapter on Bayesian CFA and multilevel dimension types. *Addresses new issues (with examples): exploratory structural equation modeling, bifactor research, size invariance review with express signs, and a brand new technique for scaling latent variables. *Utilizes the newest models of significant latent variable software program packages.

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