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The Resource APA dictionary of statistics and research methods, Sheldon Zedeck, PhD, editor in chief

APA dictionary of statistics and research methods, Sheldon Zedeck, PhD, editor in chief

Label
APA dictionary of statistics and research methods
Title
APA dictionary of statistics and research methods
Statement of responsibility
Sheldon Zedeck, PhD, editor in chief
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Statistics is the field of knowledge concerned with data collection, data analysis, and data interpretation and presentation. Methodology comprises the many and varied structured ways in which research is conducted answering the fundamental question: How does the researcher effectively gather information for particular purposes? Both are core topics underlying the discipline of psychology and the other social, physical, and medical sciences. Moreover, a basic understanding of the language of statistics and research methods is required for any serious student, scientist, and practitioner in these fields. This dictionary is a focused reference resource that explores the lexicon of these two profoundly interrelated areas. It provides over 4,000 entries offering clear and authoritative definitions ; Balanced coverage in such core areas as research planning and design, psychometrics, quantitative and qualitative measurements, and data analysis ; Hundreds of incisive cross-references that deepen the user's understanding of related topics ; More than 100 illustrations of some of the common and uncommon data display methods ; A Quick Guide to Use that explains stylistic and formal features at a glance; and Appendixes listing common abbreviations and statistical symbols
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
150.72/7
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF76.5
LC item number
.A7263 2014
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
BF 76.5
NLM item number
A639 2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zedeck, Sheldon
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  • Psychology
  • Statistics
  • Psychology
  • Research Design
  • Statistics as Topic
  • Psychology
  • Statistics
Label
APA dictionary of statistics and research methods, Sheldon Zedeck, PhD, editor in chief
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preface -- Editorial staff -- About the editorial board -- Quick guide to format -- APA dictionary of statistics and research methods -- Appendixes -- Abbreviations and Acronyms -- Entry illustrations -- Overview of research design considerations -- Symbols
Control code
842330078
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 434 pages
Isbn
9781433815331
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013017131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)842330078
Label
APA dictionary of statistics and research methods, Sheldon Zedeck, PhD, editor in chief
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preface -- Editorial staff -- About the editorial board -- Quick guide to format -- APA dictionary of statistics and research methods -- Appendixes -- Abbreviations and Acronyms -- Entry illustrations -- Overview of research design considerations -- Symbols
Control code
842330078
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 434 pages
Isbn
9781433815331
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013017131
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)842330078

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