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Statistics For The Behavioral Sciences: A First Course For Students Of Psychology And Education

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This introductory statistics text is designed for courses in psychological and educational statistics and is written in an explanatory style. Features new to this edition include sections to help students learn how to report statistics and results as well as to learn how to interpret journals.
Hardcover, 768 pages
Published January 1st 1996 by Delmar
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Lisa
Apr 28, 2015 Lisa rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
For my first attempt at educational statistics, this text enabled me to (mostly) wrap my mind around its complexities. I appreciated the chapter beginnings, which put the statistics in context, and the examples throughout were meaningful and helpful. I wish I had access to ALL the problems at the end of each chapter, though, so I could check my work more (I used them for practice). Sometimes I wasn't always clear on the organization (some concepts were mentioned and then much later clarified), b ...more
Greg K
May 29, 2015 Greg K rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
A reasonably good stat book, but it's clearly full of a lot of bloat to justify its heft and high price. Quite often, the author explains a concept adequately only to repeat himself and use ten-cent words which only confuse new statisticians.
Christiany Suwartono
Dec 20, 2007 Christiany Suwartono rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Mahasiswa Psikologi
Shelves: psikometrik
first time read this book when i have to teach about correlation in Mbak Lena Class... Hmmm...the explanation is very "earth language". Good one!
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Dec 12, 2014 Books-fly-to-me rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
One of if not the best text book I have ever read!
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