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A Concise Guide to Statistical Analyses Using Excel, SPSS, and the TI-84 Calculator, Spiral bound Version, 1st Edition

  • Sherri L. Jackson Jacksonville University
  • ISBN-10: 1133315534  |  ISBN-13: 9781133315537
  • 208 Pages
  • © 2013 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $17.00
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About

Overview

A CONCISE GUIDE TO STATISTICAL ANALYSES USING EXCEL®, SPSS®, AND THE T1-84 CALCULATOR, First Edition, is precisely what its title conveys--a brief, simple-to-understand introduction to analyzing data using Excel®, SPSS®, and the TI-84 calculator. The text progresses from descriptive statistics and how to create various types of graphs (i.e., bar graphs, histograms, and frequency polygons) to coverage of both parametric and nonparametric inferential statistics. The book also covers single sample z and t tests, two-group t tests, one- and two-way ANOVAs, Wilcoxon tests, chi-square tests, and correlation and regression analyses.

Features and Benefits

  • The unique manual concisely covers Excel®, SPSS®, and the TI-84 calculator, making it a complete and convenient resource--and the only book available that covers all three tools.
  • The book provides basic, simple coverage of a limited number of statistical analyses as well as guidance on how to conduct each type of analysis using the three tools.
  • Each chapter is divided into brief modules, each with various exercises, to provide optimum teaching flexibility.
  • The author explains how to use Excel® 2007 and 2010 as well as SPSS® versions 18 (PASW) and 19.
  • Sherri L. Jackson writes in a straightforward, precise manner and at a level that allows undergraduate students to easily follow the instructions as well as grasp and retain the material.

Table of Contents

1. Getting Started.
2. Descriptive Statistics.
3. Single-Group Designs.
4. Two-Group Designs.
5. Designs With More Than Two Groups.
6. Designs With More Than One Independent Variable.
7. Relational Designs.
8. Nonparametric Statistics.

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Sherri L. Jackson

Sherri L. Jackson is professor of psychology at Jacksonville University (JU), where she has taught since 1988 and currently serves as Chair of the Division of Social Sciences. At JU, she has won Excellence in Scholarship (2003), University Service (2004), and Teaching (2009) awards; the university-wide Professor of the Year Award in 2004; the Woman of the Year Award in 2005; and the Institutional Excellence Award in 2007. She received her M.S. and Ph.D. in cognitive/experimental psychology from the University of Florida. Her research interests include human reasoning and the teaching of psychology, and she has published numerous articles in both areas. She is also the author of RESEARCH METHODS & STATISTICS: A CRITICAL THINKING APPROACH, 5th Edition (Wadsworth/Cengage, 2016), RESEARCH METHODS: A MODULAR APPROACH, 3rd Edition (Wadsworth/Cengage, 2015) and A CONCISE GUIDE TO STATISTICAL ANALYSES USING EXCEL, SPSS, AND THE TI-84 CALCULATOR (Cengage, 2013).