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Statistical Methods in Biology: Design and Analysis of Experiments and Regression

Statistical Methods in Biology: Design and Analysis of Experiments and Regression

S.J. Welham, S.A. Gezan, S.J. Clark, A. Mead

August 22, 2014

Written in simple language with relevant examples, Statistical Methods in Biology: Design and Analysis of Experiments and Regression is a practical and illustrative guide to the design of experiments and data analysis in the biological and agricultural sciences. The book presents statistical ideas...

Analytic Methods in Sports: Using Mathematics and Statistics to Understand Data from Baseball, Football, Basketball, and Other Sports

Analytic Methods in Sports: Using Mathematics and Statistics to Understand Data from Baseball, Football, Basketball, and Other Sports

Thomas A. Severini

August 05, 2014

The Most Useful Techniques for Analyzing Sports Data One of the greatest changes in the sports world in the past 20 years has been the use of mathematical methods to analyze performances, recognize trends and patterns, and predict results. Analytic Methods in Sports: Using Mathematics and...

Principles of Scientific Methods

Principles of Scientific Methods

Mark Chang

July 22, 2014

Principles of Scientific Methods focuses on the fundamental principles behind scientific methods. The book refers to "science" in a broad sense, including natural science, physics, mathematics, statistics, social science, political science, and engineering science. A principle is often abstract and...

Using R for Introductory Statistics, Second Edition

Using R for Introductory Statistics, Second Edition

John Verzani

June 26, 2014

The second edition of a bestselling textbook, Using R for Introductory Statistics guides students through the basics of R, helping them overcome the sometimes steep learning curve. The author does this by breaking the material down into small, task-oriented steps. The second edition maintains the...

Linear Algebra and Matrix Analysis for Statistics

Linear Algebra and Matrix Analysis for Statistics

Sudipto Banerjee, Anindya Roy

June 06, 2014

Linear Algebra and Matrix Analysis for Statistics offers a gradual exposition to linear algebra without sacrificing the rigor of the subject. It presents both the vector space approach and the canonical forms in matrix theory. The book is as self-contained as possible, assuming no prior knowledge...

One Hundred Nineteen Stata Tips, Third Edition

One Hundred Nineteen Stata Tips, Third Edition

Nicholas J. Cox, H. Joseph Newton

April 28, 2014

One Hundred Nineteen Stata Tips provides concise and insightful notes about commands, features, and tricks that will help you obtain a deeper understanding of Stata. The book comprises the contributions of the Stata community that have appeared in the Stata Journal since 2003....

A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Fourth Edition

A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Fourth Edition

Alan C. Acock

April 18, 2014

A Gentle Introduction to Stata, Fourth Edition is for people who need to learn Stata but who may not have a strong background in statistics or prior experience with statistical software packages. After working through this book, you will be able to enter, build, and manage a dataset, and perform...

Past, Present, and Future of Statistical Science

Past, Present, and Future of Statistical Science

Xihong Lin, Christian Genest, David L. Banks, Geert Molenberghs, David W. Scott, Jane-Ling Wang

March 26, 2014

Past, Present, and Future of Statistical Science was commissioned in 2013 by the Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies (COPSS) to celebrate its 50th anniversary and the International Year of Statistics. COPSS consists of five charter member statistical societies in North America and is...

An Introduction to Stata for Health Researchers, Fourth Edition

An Introduction to Stata for Health Researchers, Fourth Edition

Svend Juul, Morten Frydenberg

March 21, 2014

An Introduction to Stata for Health Researchers, Fourth Edition methodically covers data management, simple description and analysis, and more advanced analyses often used in health research, including regression models, survival analysis, and evaluation of diagnostic methods. A chapter on graphics...

Probability and Statistics: A Didactic Introduction

Probability and Statistics: A Didactic Introduction

José I. Barragués, Adolfo Morais, Jenaro Guisasola

February 06, 2014

With contributions by leaders in the field, this book provides a comprehensive introduction to the foundations of probability and statistics. Each of the chapters covers a major topic and offers an intuitive view of the subject matter, methodologies, concepts, terms, and related applications. The...

Essentials of Multivariate Data Analysis

Essentials of Multivariate Data Analysis

Neil H. Spencer

December 17, 2013

Since most datasets contain a number of variables, multivariate methods are helpful in answering a variety of research questions. Accessible to students and researchers without a substantial background in statistics or mathematics, Essentials of Multivariate Data Analysis explains the usefulness of...

Analyzing Baseball Data with R

Analyzing Baseball Data with R

Max Marchi, Jim Albert

October 29, 2013

With its flexible capabilities and open-source platform, R has become a major tool for analyzing detailed, high-quality baseball data. Analyzing Baseball Data with R provides an introduction to R for sabermetricians, baseball enthusiasts, and students interested in exploring the rich sources of...