Correlation and Causality
by David A. Kenny
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc 1979
Number of pages: 353
This text is a general introduction to the topic of structural analysis. It is an introduction because it presumes no previous acquaintance with causal analysis. It is general because it covers all the standard, as well as a few nonstandard, statistical procedures. Since the topic is structural analysis, and not statistics, very little discussion is given to the actual mechanics of estimation.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Cosma Rohilla Shalizi
Contents: Probability (Probability Calculus, Random Variables, Discrete and Continuous Distributions); Statistics (Handling of Data, Sampling, Estimation, Hypothesis Testing); Stochastic Processes (Markov Processes, Continuous-Time Processes).
by Marcus Kracht - UCLA
Contents: Basic Probability Theory (Conditional Probability, Random Variables, Limit Theorems); Elements of Statistics (Estimators, Tests, Distributions, Correlation and Covariance, Linear Regression, Markov Chains); Probabilistic Linguistics.
This book is developed as a free, collaborative and interactive learning environment for elementary probability and statistics education. The book blends information technology, scientific techniques and modern pedagogical concepts.
by Allen B. Downey - Green Tea Press
Think Stats is an introduction to Probability and Statistics for Python programmers. This new book emphasizes simple techniques you can use to explore real data sets and answer interesting statistical questions. Basic skills in Python are assumed.