Billerica Public Library

Statistics done wrong, the woefully complete guide, by Alex Reinhart - (pbk.)

Summary
"Discusses how to avoid the most common statistical errors in modern research, and perform more accurate statistical analyses"--, Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
An introduction to data analysis -- Statistical power and underpowered statistics -- Pseudoreplication : choose your data wisely -- The p value and the base rate fallacy -- When differences in significance aren't significant differences -- Double-dipping in the data -- Correlation -- Model abuse -- Researcher freedom: good vibrations -- Everybody makes mistakes -- Hiding the data -- What can be done? (conclusion)
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
xviii, 152 pages, illustrations, 23 cm
Isbn
9781593276201

Library Locations

  • Billerica Public Library

    15 Concord Road, Billerica, MA, 01821, US
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