Statistics Beyond the Absolute Basics
by Ivan Lowe
Publisher: scientificlanguage.com 2018
Number of pages: 182
After a review of free statistics programs, and web sources for further study, the book begins by expanding on some of the basic concepts such data types and variables. Great emphasis is put on various easy ways of describing data. This must precede anything more sophisticated. The basic choice then is between the family of statistics which compares groups, and the family which studies associations or correlations. Only then, once these three major areas of statistics are mastered, students are ready for more detail in the choice of statistical test. At this point the old statistics, with its emphasis on significance testing and the null hypothesis is presented, then thoroughly critiqued.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Michael Falk at al. - University of Wuerzburg
This book links up elements from time series analysis with a selection of statistical procedures used in general practice including the statistical software package SAS. The book addresses students of statistics, economics, demography, engineering.
by Mohammad Saber Fallah Nezhad (ed.) - InTech
Dynamic programming and Bayesian inference have been both intensively and extensively developed during recent years. The purpose of this volume is to provide some applications of Bayesian optimization and dynamic programming.
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.
The goal of this handbook is to help scientists and engineers incorporate statistical methods in their work as efficiently as possible. Many parts of the book feature case studies or examples with computations from the free downloadable software.