Book
xv, 1296 pages : black & white illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Preface
  • Preliminaries: Introduction to statistical investigations. Introduction to the six-step method section ; Exploring data ; Exploring random processes
  • Unit 1: Four pillars of inference : strength, size, breadth, and cause. Significance : how strong is the evidence? ; Generalization : how broadly do the results apply? ; Estimation : how large is the effect? ; Causation : can we say what caused the effect?
  • Unit 2: Comparing two groups. Comparing two proportions ; Comparing two means ; Paired data : one quantitative variable
  • Unit 3: Analyzing more general situations. Comparing more than two proportions ; Comparing more than two means ; Two quantitative variables
  • Appendix: Calculation details
  • Appendix: Stratified and cluster samples
  • Answers: Answered to starred homework problems.
Green Library
PSYCH-10-01, STATS-160-01, STATS-60-01