For one-quarter/semester courses that focus on the basics in statistics or combine statistics with research methods.
This edition of Statistics for the Behavioral and Social Sciences builds off an already well-established approach - emphasising the intuitive, de-emphasising the mathematical, and explaining everything in direct, simple language - but also goes beyond these principles to further student understanding. By using definitional formulas to emphasise the concepts of statistics, rather than rote memorisation, students work problems in a way that keeps them constantly aware of the underlying logic of what they are doing.
The full text downloaded to your computer
With eBooks you can:
eBooks are downloaded to your computer and accessible either offline through the Bookshelf (available as a free download), available online and also via the iPad and Android apps.
Upon purchase, you'll gain instant access to this eBook.
The eBooks products do not have an expiry date. You will continue to access your digital ebook products whilst you have your Bookshelf installed.
The text capitalises on the students’ motivations in two major ways.
Emphasis on statistical methods as a living, growing field of research.
Preparing students to read research articles.