Foundations of Descriptive and Inferential Statistics
by Henk van Elst
Publisher: arXiv 2013
Number of pages: 144
These lecture notes were written with the aim to provide an accessible though technically solid introduction to the logic of systematical analyses of statistical data to undergraduate and postgraduate students in the Social Sciences and Economics in particular.
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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.
by Henry Lewis Rietz - Open Court Pub. Co
The book shifts the emphasis in the study of statistics in the direction of the consideration of the underlying theory involved in certain important methods of statistical analysis, and introduces mathematical statistics to a wider range of readers.
by Bradley Efron, Trevor Hastie - Stanford University
Beginning with classical inferential theories, the book takes up a series of influential topics: survival analysis, logistic regression, empirical Bayes, the jackknife and bootstrap, random forests, neural networks, Markov chain Monte Carlo, etc.
by Barbara Illowsky, Susan Dean - Illowsky Publising
Intended for introductory statistics courses for students at two and four-year colleges who are majoring in fields other than math or engineering. Intermediate algebra is the only prerequisite. The book focuses on applications rather than the theory.