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How to Use SPSS®

How to Use SPSS®

A Step-By-Step Guide to Analysis and Interpretation

  • Author: Brian C. Cronk
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1351390007
  • Category: Psychology
  • Page: 166
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How to Use SPSS® is designed with the novice computer user in mind and for people who have no previous experience of using SPSS. Each chapter is divided into short sections that describe the statistic being used, important underlying assumptions, and how to interpret the results and express them in a research report. The book begins with the basics, such as starting SPSS, defining variables, and entering and saving data. It covers all major statistical techniques typically taught in beginning statistics classes, such as descriptive statistics, graphing data, prediction and association, parametric inferential statistics, nonparametric inferential statistics and statistics for test construction. More than 250 screenshots (including sample output) throughout the book show students exactly what to expect as they follow along using SPSS. The book includes a glossary of statistical terms and practice exercises. A complete set of online resources including video tutorials and output files for students, and PowerPoint slides and test bank questions for instructors, make How to Use SPSS® the definitive, field-tested resource for learning SPSS. New to this edition: Fully updated to SPSS 24 and IBM SPSS Statistics Cloud New chapter on ANOVA New material on inter-rater reliability New material on syntax Additional coverage of data entry and management

How to Use SPSS

How to Use SPSS

A Step-by-step Guide to Analysis and Interpretation

  • Author: Brian Christopher Cronk
  • Publisher: Pyrczak Pub
  • ISBN: 9781884585555
  • Category: SPSS for Windows
  • Page: 130
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Guide for use with the SPSS for Windows, versions 11.5 and 12.0 statistical package.

How to Use SPSS Statistics

How to Use SPSS Statistics

A Step-By-Step Guide to Analysis and Interpretation

  • Author: Brian C. Cronk
  • Publisher: Pyrczak Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781884585999
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 144
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"In addition to showing you how to enter data and obtain results, this book explains how to select appropriate statistics and present the results in a form that is suitable for use in a research report in the social or behavioral sciences."-- pg. v.

SPSS Survival Manual: A step by step guide to data analysis using the SPSS program

SPSS Survival Manual: A step by step guide to data analysis using the SPSS program

  • Author: Julie Pallant
  • Publisher: Allen & Unwin
  • ISBN: 1742691641
  • Category: Reference
  • Page: 318
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The SPSS Survival Manual throws a lifeline to students and researchers grappling with this data analysis software. In this thoroughly revised edition of her bestselling text, Julie Pallant guides you through the entire research process, helping you choose the right data analysis technique for your project. From the formulation of research questions, to the design of the study and analysis of data, to reporting the results, Pallant discusses basic and advanced statistical techniques. She outlines each technique clearly, with step-by-step procedures for performing the analysis, a detailed guide to interpreting data output and an example of how to present the results in a report. For both beginners and experienced users in psychology, sociology, health sciences, medicine, education, business and related disciplines, the SPSS Survival Manual is an essential guide. Illustrated with screen grabs, examples of output and tips, it is supported by a website with sample data and guidelines on report writing. In this fourth edition all chapters have been updated to accommodate changes to SPSS procedures, screens and output. A number of additional techniques (McNemar's Test, Cochran's Q Test) have been included in the non-parametric statistics chapter. 'An excellent introduction to using SPSS for data analysis... It provides a self-contained resource itself, with more than simply (detailed and clear) step-by-step descriptions of statistical procedures in SPSS. There is also a wealth of tips and advice, and for each statistical technique a brief, but consistently reliable, explanation is provided.' - Associate Professor George Dunbar, Department of Psychology, University of Warwick 'This book is recommended as ESSENTIAL to all students completing research projects - minor and major.' - John Roodenburg, Faculty of Education, Monash University

Statistics Translated

Statistics Translated

A Step-by-step Guide to Analyzing and Interpreting Data

  • Author: Steven R. Terrell
  • Publisher: Guilford Press
  • ISBN: 1462503217
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 409
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Written in a humorous and encouraging style, this text shows how the most common statistical tools can be used to answer interesting real-world questions, presented as mysteries to be solved. Engaging research examples lead the reader through a series of six steps, from identifying a researchable problem to stating a hypothesis, identifying independent and dependent variables, and selecting and interpreting appropriate statistical tests. All techniques are demonstrated both manually and with the help of SPSS software. The book provides students and others who may need to read and interpret statistically based research with the essential knowledge and skills needed to make decisions based on data. ? Pedagogical Features Include: *Checklists of key words and formulas in every chapter. *Examples of SPSS screenshots used for analyzing data. *Cautionary notes plus "Putting It All Together" section recaps. *End-of-chapter self-quizzes (with full answers and explanations). *Glossary of terms.

SPSS Survival Manual

SPSS Survival Manual

A Step-by-step Guide to Data Analysis Using SPSS for Windows (Version 10)

  • Author: Julie Pallant
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 286
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"An excellent introduction to using SPSS for data analysis...extremely useful for undergraduate students, and covers a good range of material often not found in competing texts. It provides a self-contained resource itself, with more than simply (detailed and clear) step-by-step descriptions of statistical procedures in SPSS. There is also a wealth of tips and advice, and for each statistical technique a brief, but consistently reliable, explanation is provided." - George Dunbar, University of Warwick

Spss Survival Manual

Spss Survival Manual

  • Author: Pallant, Julie
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • ISBN: 0335262589
  • Category: Psychology
  • Page: 354
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This bestselling guide, covering up to version 21 of the SPSS software, guides you through the entire research process.

SPSS for Intermediate Statistics

SPSS for Intermediate Statistics

Use and Interpretation

  • Author: Nancy L. Leech,Karen Caplovitz Barrett,George Arthur Morgan
  • Publisher: Psychology Press
  • ISBN: 0805847901
  • Category: Education
  • Page: 240
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Intended as a supplement for intermediate statistics courses taught in departments of psychology, education, business, and other health, behavioral, and social sciences.

Applied Biostatistical Principles and Concepts

Applied Biostatistical Principles and Concepts

Clinicians' Guide to Data Analysis and Interpretation

  • Author: Laurens Holmes, Jr.
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1315352214
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 288
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The past three decades have witnessed modern advances in statistical modeling and evidence discovery in biomedical, clinical, and population-based research. With these advances come the challenges in accurate model stipulation and application of models in scientific evidence discovery Applied Biostatistical Principles and Concepts provides practical knowledge using biological and biochemical specimen/samples in order to understand health and disease processes at cellular, clinical, and population levels. Concepts and techniques provided will help researchers design and conduct studies, then translate data from bench to clinics in attempt to improve the health of patients and populations. This book is suitable for both clinicians and health or biological sciences students. It presents the reality in statistical modelling of health research data in a concise manner that will address the issue of "big data" type I error tolerance and probability value, effect size and confidence interval for precision, effect measure modification and interaction as well as confounders, thus allowing for more valid inferences and yielding results that are more reliable, valid and accurate.

Sarstedt/Schütz, IBM SPSS Syntax

Sarstedt/Schütz, IBM SPSS Syntax

Eine anwendungsorientierte Einführung

  • Author: Marko Sarstedt,Tobias Schütz
  • Publisher: Vahlen
  • ISBN: 3800643626
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 196
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Der souveräne Umgang mit der SPSS Syntax bietet einen unschätzbaren Vorteil für die tägliche Arbeit von Anwendern, die mit der Analyse von Daten zu tun haben. Das Buch ist eine integrierte Einführung in die Steuersprache von IBM SPSS Statistics für Studenten, Forscher und Praktiker. Es behandelt neben den notwendigen Grundlagen die Themengebiete Datenaufbereitung, Datentrans-formation und -modifikation. Weitere Themengebiete umfassen die Makro- und Matrixsprache, die in der 2. Auflage deutlich erweitert worden sind. Die Neuauflage wurde von Grund auf neu bearbeitet und um zahlreiche typische Anwendungsbeispiele ergänzt, die anhand realer Daten u.?a. des J.?D. Power and Associates Customer Satisfaction Index veranschaulicht werden. Die zugehörigen Datensätze sind als kostenloses Zusatzmaterial im Internet erhältlich.

Social Science Research Design and Statistics

Social Science Research Design and Statistics

A Practitioner's Guide to Research Methods and IBM SPSS

  • Author: Alfred P. Rovai,Jason D. Baker,Michael K. Ponton
  • Publisher: Watertree Press LLC
  • ISBN: 0978718682
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 556
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This book integrates social science research methods and the descriptions of over 40 univariate, bivariate, and multivariate tests to include a description of the purpose, key assumptions and requirements, example research question and null hypothesis, SPSS procedures, display and interpretation of SPSS output, and what to report for each test. It is classroom tested and current with IBM SPSS 22. This expanded second edition also features companion website materials including copies of the IBM SPSS datasets used to create the SPSS output presented in the book, and Microsoft PowerPoint presentations that display step-by-step instructions on how to run popular SPSS procedures. Included throughout the book are various sidebars highlighting key points, images and SPSS screenshots to assist understanding the material presented, self-test reviews at the end of each chapter, a decision tree to facilitate identification of the proper statistical test, examples of SPSS output with accompanying analysis and interpretations, links to relevant web sites, and a comprehensive glossary. Underpinning all these features is a concise, easy to understand explanation of the material.

IBM SPSS by Example

IBM SPSS by Example

A Practical Guide to Statistical Data Analysis

  • Author: Alan C. Elliott,Wayne A. Woodward
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • ISBN: 1483319040
  • Category: Social Science
  • Page: 368
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The updated Second Edition of Alan C. Elliott and Wayne A. Woodward’s “cut to the chase” IBM SPSS guide quickly explains the when, where, and how of statistical data analysis as it is used for real-world decision making in a wide variety of disciplines. This one-stop reference provides succinct guidelines for performing an analysis using SPSS software, avoiding pitfalls, interpreting results, and reporting outcomes. Written from a practical perspective, IBM SPSS by Example, Second Edition provides a wealth of information—from assumptions and design to computation, interpretation, and presentation of results—to help users save time, money, and frustration.

Tools for Decision Making

Tools for Decision Making

A Practical Guide for Local Government

  • Author: David N. Ammons
  • Publisher: SAGE
  • ISBN: 1483304590
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 293
  • View: 9399
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Known for encouraging step-by-step problem solving and for connecting techniques to real-world scenarios, David Ammons’ Tools for Decision Making covers a wide range of local government practices—from the foundational to the advanced. Brief and readable, each chapter opens with a problem in a hypothetical city and then introduces a tool to address it. Thoroughly updated with new local government examples, the second edition also incorporates chapters devoted to such additional techniques as sampling analysis, sensitivity analysis, financial condition analysis, and forecasting via trend analysis. Numerous tables, figures, exhibits, equations, and worksheets walk readers through the application of tools, and boxed features throughout each chapter present other uses for techniques, helpful online resources, and common errors. A handy guide for students and an invaluable resource and reference for practitioners. Students can visit college.cqpress.com/TDM for more opportunities to put these tools to use. Instructors can register for access to the solutions.

Intervention Research

Intervention Research

Designing, Conducting, Analyzing, and Funding

  • Author: Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk, PhD, RN, CPNP/ PMHNP, FNAP, FAAN,Dianne Morrison-Beedy, PhD, RN, WHNP, FNAP, FAANP, FAAN
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • ISBN: 0826109586
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 496
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2012 First Place AJN Book of the Year Award Winner in Nursing Research! "This is a resource for success and should be a part of any researcher's library."--Doody's Medical Reviews This book is a practical, user-friendly guide for health care researchers across multiple disciplines who are involved in intervention research. It provides all of the essential elements needed for understanding how to design, conduct, analyze, and fund intervention studies that are replicable and can withstand the scrutiny of the Institutional Review Board and peer review. Developed from an annual continuing education workshop on intervention studies conducted by Dr. Melnyk, this text is the most comprehensive body of information available on this topic. Contributors address the design of interventions that are ethically considerate and sensitive to culture, race/ethnicity, and gender, minimizing threats to external and internal validity, measurement, and budgeting. The guide explores such implementation issues as subject recruitment and retention, data management, and specialized settings, cost analysis, and explaining intervention effects. The text also guides readers in writing grant applications that fund , and addresses how to move intervention study findings into the real world. A unique addition to the book is the availability of digital examples of progress reports, final reports, and research grant applications that have received funding from the National Institutes of Health and other relevant organizations. This text is a valuable resource for all health care professionals conducting research and for doctoral students in health care studies. Key Features: Presents the essential tools for designing, conducting, analyzing, and funding intervention studies Designed for use by health care professionals conducting intervention research Provides comprehensive, accessible guidelines for doctoral students across all health care disciplines Instructs readers on writing grant applications that fund Includes digital examples of funded research grants, progress reports, and final reports

Quantitative Data Analysis with SPSS 12 and 13

Quantitative Data Analysis with SPSS 12 and 13

A Guide for Social Scientists

  • Author: Alan Bryman,Duncan Cramer
  • Publisher: Psychology Press
  • ISBN: 9780415340809
  • Category: Psychology
  • Page: 367
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This new edition has been completely updated to accommodate the needs of users of SPSS Release 12 and 13 for Windows, whilst still being applicable to those using SPSS Release 11 and 10. Alan Bryman and Duncan Cramer provide a non-technical approach to quantitative data analysis and a user-friendly introduction to the widely used SPSS. No previous familiarity with computing or statistics is required to benefit from this step-by-step guide to techniques including: Non-parametric tests Correlation Simple and multiple regression Multivarate analysis of variance and covariance Factor analysis The authors discuss key issues facing the newcomer to research, such as how to decide which statistical procedure is suitable, and how to interpret the subsequent results. Each chapter contains worked examples to illustrate the points raised and ends with a comprehensive range of exercises which allow the reader to test their understanding of the topic. This new edition of this hugely successful textbook will guide the reader through the basics of quantitative data analysis and become an essential reference tool for both students and researchers in the social sciences. The datasets used in Quantitative Data Analysis for SPSS Release 12 and 13 are available online at www.psypress.com/brymancramer/ .

Medical Statistics

Medical Statistics

A Guide to SPSS, Data Analysis and Critical Appraisal

  • Author: Belinda Barton,Jennifer Peat
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118589920
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 408
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Medical Statistics provides the necessarystatistical tools to enable researchers to undertake and understandevidence-based clinical research. It is a practical guide to conducting statistical research andinterpreting statistics in the context of how the participants wererecruited, how the study was designed, what types of variables wereused, what effect size was found, and what the P valuesmean. It guides researchers through the process of selecting thecorrect statistics and show how to best report results forpresentation and publication. Clear and concise explanations, combined with plenty of examplesand tabulated explanations are based on the authors’ popularmedical statistics courses. The table of contents is divided into sections according towhether data are continuous or categorical in nature as thisdistinction is fundamental to selecting the correct statistics.Each chapter provides a clear step-by-step guide to eachstatistical test with practical instructions on how to generate andinterpret the numbers, and present the results as scientific tablesor graphs. The chapters conclude with critical appraisal guidelinesto help researchers review the reporting of results from each typeof statistical test. This new edition includes a new chapter on repeated measures andmixed models and a helpful glossary of terms provides an easyreference that applies to all chapters.

An SPSS Companion to Political Analysis, 4th Edition

An SPSS Companion to Political Analysis, 4th Edition

  • Author: Philip H Pollock III
  • Publisher: CQ Press
  • ISBN: 1608716872
  • Category: Political Science
  • Page: 268
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In this much-anticipated revision of the popular SPSS workbook, students dive headfirst into actual political data and work with a software tool that prepares them for future political-science research. Students learn by doing with guided examples, more than 120 screenshots, and step-bystep instructions. Compatible with all releases of SPSS (12.0 through 19.0, as well as the student version), the new Fourth Edition includes brand-new or completely revised exercises. Two new data sets (2008 NES and 2008 GSS) and two revised data sets (on the 50 states and on 191 countries of the world) feature an expanded number of variables to provide greater latitude for performing original analysis.

SPSS 16

SPSS 16

Einführung in die moderne Datenanalyse

  • Author: Achim Bühl
  • Publisher: Pearson Deutschland GmbH
  • ISBN: 9783827373328
  • Category: SPSS (Computer system)
  • Page: 888
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Die Standardeinführung für SPSS ist auf der Basis zahlreicher neuer Datensätze für die Version 16 vollständig überarbeitet und erweitert worden. Ausgehend von Problemstellungen aus der Praxis wird gezeigt, wie Sie mit SPSS arbeiten können. Die Beispiele basieren meist auf Fallstudien und sind vor allem dem sozialwissenschaftlichen und dem psychologisch-medizinischen Bereich entnommen. Der Autor beschreibt ausführlich den kompletten statistischen Inhalt der Module Base, Regression Models und Advanced Models. In der 11. Auflage des Werks nimmt erstmals auch die Korrespondenzanalyse einen breiten Raum ein; ein Verfahren, das immer häufiger eingesetzt wird und Zusammenhänge von Variablen optisch als Punkte eines geometrischen Raums aufbereitet.

Sprint

Sprint

Wie man in nur fünf Tagen neue Ideen testet und Probleme löst

  • Author: Jake Knapp,Braden Kowitz,John Zeratsky
  • Publisher: Redline Wirtschaft
  • ISBN: 3864149061
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 256
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Unternehmer, Gründer und Teams stehen täglich vor der Herausforderung: Womit soll man zuerst anfangen, worauf sich am meisten fokussieren? Und wie viele Diskussionen und Meetings sind nötig, bevor man ganz sicher die garantiert richtige Lösung hat? Die Folge ist, dass allzu oft das Projekt auf der Stelle tritt und man überhaupt nicht vorwärtskommt. Dafür gibt es eine geniale Lösung: Sprint. Die ist ein einzigartiger, innovativer und narrensicherer Prozess, mit dem sich die härtesten Probleme in nur fünf Tagen lösen lassen – von Montag bis Freitag. Der Entwickler Jake Knapp entwarf diesen Prozess bei und für Google, wo er seither in allen Bereichen genutzt wird. Zusammen mit John Zeratsky und Braden Kowitz hat er darüber hinaus bereits mehr als 100 Sprints in Firmen aus unterschiedlichen Bereichen durchgeführt. Der Sprint-Prozess bietet praktische Hilfe für Unternehmen aller Größen, vom kleinen Start-up bis hin zum Fortune-100-Unternehmen. Die Methode ist auch für alle anderen bewährt, die vor einem großen Problem stehen, schnell eine Idee testen oder einfach eine Möglichkeit schnell ergreifen wollen.

A Conceptual Guide to Statistics Using SPSS

A Conceptual Guide to Statistics Using SPSS

  • Author: Elliot T. Berkman,Steven P. Reise
  • Publisher: SAGE
  • ISBN: 1412974062
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 296
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This book helps students develop a conceptual understanding of a variety of statistical tests by linking the statistics with the computational steps and output from SPSS. Learning how statistical ideas map onto computation in SPSS will help students build a better understanding of both. For example, seeing exactly how the concept of variance is used in SPSS-how it is converted into a number based on real data, which other concepts it is associated with, and where it appears in various statistical tests-will not only help students understand how to use statistical tests in SPSS and how to interpret their output, but will also teach them about the concept of variance itself. Each chapter begins with a student-friendly explanation of the concept behind each statistical test and how the test relates to that concept. The authors then walk through the steps to compute the test in SPSS and the output, pointing out wherever possible how the SPSS procedure and output connects back to the conceptual underpinnings of the test. Each of the steps is accompanied by annotated screen shots from SPSS, and relevant components of output are highlighted in both the text and in the figures. Sections explain the conceptual machinery underlying the statistical tests. In contrast to merely presenting the equations for computing the statistic, these sections describe the idea behind each test in plain language and help students make the connection between the ideas and SPSS procedures. These include extensive treatment of custom hypothesis testing in ANOVA, MANOVA, ANCOVA, and regression, and an entire chapter on the advanced matrix algebra functions available only through syntax in SPSS. The book will be appropriate for both advanced undergraduate and graduate level courses in statistics.