A Guide to Computing Statistics with SPSS for Windows Version 10

A Guide to Computing Statistics with SPSS for Windows Version 10

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This text is designed for statistics courses taught in departments of Psychology. SPSS Guide to Computing for Windows 10.0 walks students through the process of data analysis in straightforward, intuitive steps. Numerous informative illustrations and a wealth of relevant and insightful applied applications bolster the presentation of the material. This book was written as an accompanying text for the authors' own 'An Introduction to Statistics for Psychology 2e', although it can be used as a practical resource alongside virtually any statistics textbook.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 172 x 232 x 16mm | 459.99g
  • Prentice Hall
  • Upper Saddle River, United States
  • English
  • 0130326852
  • 9780130326850

Table of contents

Preface1.How to access SPSS Release 10 for Windows and enter data

2.Describing variables: tables and diagrams

3.Describing variables numerically: averages, variation and spread

4.Shapes of distribution of scores

5.Standard deviation: the standard unit of measurement in statistics

6.Relationship between two or more variables: diagrams and tables

7.Correlation coefficients: Pearson's correlation and Spearman's rho

8.Regression: prediction with precision

9.Samples and populations: generating a random sample

10.Selecting cases

11.Standard error

12.The t-test: comparing two samples of correlated/related scores

13.The t-test: comparing two samples of uncorrelated/unrelated scores

14.Chi-square: differences between samples of frequency data

15.Missing values

16.Recording values

17.Computing new variables

18.Ranking tests: non-parametric statistics

19.The valiance ration test: the f-ratio to compare two variances

20.Analysis of variance (ANOVA): introduction to the one-way uncorrelated ANOVA

21.Analysis of variance for correlated scores or repeated measures

22.Two-way analysis of variance for unrelated or uncorrelated scores

23.Multiple comparisons in ANOVA

24.Analysis of covariance (ANCOVA) and two-way mixed analysis of variance (ANOVA) designs

25.Reading ASCII text files into the Data Editor

26.Partial correlation

27.Factor analysis

28.Stepwise multiple regression

29.Hierarchical mulitple regression

30.Item reliability and inter-rater agreement

31.Log-Linear analysis

Supplement 1: SPSS Release 8 for WindowsSupplement 2: SPSS Release 9 for WindowsAppendix A Confidence intervalsAppendix B Other statistics on SPSSIndex
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