The Logic of Statistical Reasoning
Introduction to Social Statistics
is a basic statistics text
with a focus on the use of models for thinking through statistical
problems, an accessible and consistent structure with ongoing
examples across chapters, and an emphasis on the tools most
commonly used in contemporary research.
- Lively introductory textbook that uses three strategies to help
students master statistics: use of models throughout; repetition
with variation to underpin pedagogy; and emphasis on the tools most
commonly used in contemporary research
- Demonstrates how more than one statistical method can be
used to approach a research question
- Enhanced learning features include a ?walk-through?
of statistical concepts, applications, features, advanced topics
boxes, and a ?What Have We Learned? section at the end
of each chapter
- Supported by a website containing instructor materials
including chapter-by-chapter PowerPoint slides, answers to
exercises, and an instructor guide
additional student and instructor resources.