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Basic statistics; tales of distributions, 9th ed.


Basic statistics; tales of distributions, 9th ed.

Spatz, Chris.

Wadsworth Publishing Co.


476 pages




This textbook for a one-term course in statistics concentrates on conceptualization and interpretation of problems, and draws examples from behavioral, health, and social sciences. Spatz (psychology, Hendrix College) explains descriptive statistics before diving into hypothesis testing and effect size, analysis of variance, and chi square tests. The ninth edition adds a chapter on one-factor repeated measures ANOVA.

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