The material in this user-friendly book is presented as simply as possible to ensure that readers will gain a solid understanding of statistical procedures and analysis.
The goal of this book is to demystify and present statistics in a clear, cohesive manner. The reader is presented with rules of evidence and the logic behind those rules. The book is divided into three major units: Descriptive Statistics, Inferential Statistics, and Advanced Topics in Inferential Statistics.
Standard textbook for students in the social sciences who are confronting their first "stats" course. New to this edition is a chapter on the use of computers to solve large data-set problems. Includes a disk. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)