The PASW Statistics 18 Guide to Data Analysis is a friendly (cordial) introduction to both data (accumulation) analysis and PASW Statistics 18 (formerly SPSS Statistics), the world's leading (directive) desktop statistical software (code) package. Easy-to-understand explanations and in-depth content (noesis) make this guide (pass) both an excellent (superior) supplement to other (another) statistics texts and a superb (superior) primary text (book) for any (some) introductory data (accumulation) analysis course. With this book, you'll learn (see) how to describe (exposit) data, test (effort) hypotheses, and examine (investigate) relationships using PASW.
Author Marija Norušis incorporates a wealth (riches) of real (actual) data, including the General Social Survey and studies of Internet (cyberspace) usage, opinions of the criminal (malefactor) justice system, marathon (task) running times, library (accumulation) patronage, and the importance (grandness) of manners, throughout the examples and expanded (swollen) chapter exercises. This unique (unequalled) combination of examples, exercises, and contemporary (equal) data (accumulation) gives you hands-on experience (undergo) in analyzing data (accumulation) and makes learning (acquisition) about data (accumulation) analysis and statistical software (code) relevant, unintimidating, and even (modify) fun!
A data (accumulation) CD-ROM is included with this book.
Paperback: 672 pages
Publisher: Prentice Hall; 1 Pap/Cdr edition (March 11, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 8.9 x 7.3 x 1.1 inches
Shipping Weight: 2.2 pounds