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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by Hugh D. Young - McGraw Hill
A concise, highly readable introduction to statistical methods. Even with a limited mathematics background, readers can understand what statistical methods are and how they may be used to obtain the best possible results from experimental data.
by David W. Stockburger - Missouri State University
The book for a course in multivariate statistics for first year graduate or advanced undergraduates. It is neither a mathematical treatise nor a cookbook. Instead of complicated mathematical proofs the author wrote about mathematical ideas.
by Darius Singpurwalla - Bookboon
A Handbook for Statistics provides readers with an overview of common statistical methods used in a wide variety of disciplines. The book focuses on giving the intuition behind the methods as well as how to execute methods using Microsoft Excel.
by Bradley Efron, Trevor Hastie - Stanford University
Beginning with classical inferential theories, the book takes up a series of influential topics: survival analysis, logistic regression, empirical Bayes, the jackknife and bootstrap, random forests, neural networks, Markov chain Monte Carlo, etc.