Statistics Beyond the Absolute Basics
by Ivan Lowe
Publisher: scientificlanguage.com 2018
Number of pages: 182
After a review of free statistics programs, and web sources for further study, the book begins by expanding on some of the basic concepts such data types and variables. Great emphasis is put on various easy ways of describing data. This must precede anything more sophisticated. The basic choice then is between the family of statistics which compares groups, and the family which studies associations or correlations. Only then, once these three major areas of statistics are mastered, students are ready for more detail in the choice of statistical test. At this point the old statistics, with its emphasis on significance testing and the null hypothesis is presented, then thoroughly critiqued.
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by David W. Stockburger - Missouri State University
The book for a course in multivariate statistics for first year graduate or advanced undergraduates. It is neither a mathematical treatise nor a cookbook. Instead of complicated mathematical proofs the author wrote about mathematical ideas.
by Borek Puza - ANU Press
A book on statistical methods for analysing a wide variety of data. Topics: bayesian estimation, decision theory, prediction, hypothesis testing, hierarchical models, finite population inference, biased sampling and nonignorable nonresponse, etc.
by Walter Antoniotti - 21st Century Learning Products
Walter Antoniotti's book is for people with a limited mathematics background who want to learn the material covered in a traditional college statistics course and for people who want to learn statistics to enhance their career.
by Denis Anthony - BookBoon
This is a practical book. It is aimed at people who need to understand statistics, but not develop it as a subject. The typical reader might be a postgraduate student in health, life, or social science who has no knowledge of statistics.