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Compassionate statistics
Vincent E. Faherty

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Compassionate statistics
applied quantitative analysis for social services (with instructions for SPSS 14.0)
Vincent E. Faherty.

Published 2008 by Sage Publications in Thousand Oaks, Calif .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction, overview, and non-definitions
Levels of data : nominal, ordinal, and scale
Presenting data in tables
Presenting data in figures
The 3 M's : mean, median, and mode
Standard deviations, ranges, and quartiles
Other descriptive statistics
Probability and statistical significance
Chi-square test of independence
Correlation : scattergrams
Correlation : Spearman's rho and Pearson's R
T-test for paired samples
T-test for independent samples
One-way analysis of variance (ANOVA) with post-hoc tests
Nonparametric alternatives to common parametric tests.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
HV29 .F34 2008

The Physical Object

p. cm.

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