Statistics: Methods and Applications
by Thomas Hill, Paul Lewicki
Publisher: StatSoft, Inc. 2005
Number of pages: 800
This - one of a kind - book offers a comprehensive, almost encyclopedic presentation of statistical methods and analytic approaches used in science, industry, business, and data mining, written from the perspective of the real-life practitioner ("consumer") of these methods. The primary emphasis is on applications rather than theoretical derivations and formulas.
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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.
by Daniel Navarro - University of Adelaide
This is an introductory statistics textbook pitched primarily at psychology students. It covers the standard topics of such a book: study design, descriptive statistics, the theory of hypothesis testing, t-tests, X2 tests, ANOVA and regression.
by Alex Reinhart - refsmmat.com
This is a guide to the most popular statistical errors and slip-ups committed by scientists every day, in the lab and in peer-reviewed journals. It assumes no prior knowledge of statistics, you can read it before your first statistics course.
by Mohammed A. Shayib - Bookboon
The book introduces the concepts, definitions, and terminology of the subject in an elementary presentation with a mathematical background which does not surpass college algebra. It should prepare the reader to make a good decision based on data.