A Guide for the Statistically Perplexed: Selected Readings by David L. Streiner

By David L. Streiner

Do statistics-heavy study papers offer you a headache? Are you baffled by means of bias, pressured by way of correlation, or flummoxed via F-tests? A consultant for the Statistically at a loss for words is right here to aid! This booklet is designed to aid scholars, clinicians, and researchers in changing into conversant in statistical and learn ideas by way of masking the necessities of the subject and drawing recognition to many universal challenge areas.

Inspired to jot down in this subject in response to error he encountered in real papers, David L. Streiner makes use of his trademark feel of humour and light-hearted variety to give an explanation for complicated statistical strategies in lucid, jargon-free language. Streiner delves into issues resembling offering information (or, conversely, how not to), statistical concepts, and extra complex methods. to aid readers notice issues of examine layout and interpretation, he information vital ‘CRAP’ (convoluted reasoning or anti-intellectual pomposity) detectors for which they need to watch out.

Even people with very little history in information, dimension idea, or examine will pop out of A advisor for the Statistically Perplexed with a brand new realizing and appreciation of those topics.

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