First Course in Statistics
by D Caradog Jones
Publisher: G Bell 1921
Number of pages: 288
The book is divided into two parts. Practically all the first part should be well within the understanding of the ordinary person. Part 2 is more mathematical, but an effort has been made throughout to explain results in such a way that the reader shall gain a general idea of the theory and be able to apply it without needing to master all the actual proofs. The whole is meant, not as an exhaustive treatise, but merely as a first course introducing the reader to more serious works, and, since real inspiration is to be found nowhere so surely as at the source, it is intended to encourage and fit him to pursue the subject further by consulting at least the most important original papers referred to in the text, only enough references being given to awaken curiosity.
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by Daniel Navarro - University of Adelaide
This is an introductory statistics textbook pitched primarily at psychology students. It covers the standard topics of such a book: study design, descriptive statistics, the theory of hypothesis testing, t-tests, X2 tests, ANOVA and regression.
by Ivan Lowe - scientificlanguage.com
Here I present statistics for the ordinary person. Examples are taken from ordinary life. The book begins with basic concepts behind the statistics and never gets harder than simple arithmetic. The course is presented as a series of key ideas.
by C.E. Weatherburn - Cambridge University Press
This book provides the mathematical foundations of statistics. It explains the principles, and proves the formulae to give validity to the methods of the interpretation of statistical data. It is of interest to students of a wide variety of subjects.
by Philip B. Stark - University of California, Berkeley
This text was written for an introductory class in Statistics for students in Business, Economics, or Social Science. This is the first and last class in Statistics. It also covers logic and reasoning at a level suitable for a general course.