SPSS for Research Methods

A Basic Guide

Author: Georjeanna Wilson-Doenges

Publisher: W. W. Norton

ISBN: 9780393938821

Category: Social Science

Page: 208

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A new guide showing the best ways for students to analyze data and interpret results in SPSS.
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A Simple Guide to SPSS for Version 17.0

Author: Lee Kirkpatrick,Brooke Feeney

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 0840031882

Category: Psychology

Page: 128

View: 9822

This no-nonsense book teaches you everything you need to know about the newest version of SPSS for Windows so you can effectively use the program in your statistics class. The guide’s simple, straightforward style frees you to concentrate on learning basic statistical concepts, while still developing familiarity with SPSS. In no time, you’ll be using SPSS to do homework problems and conduct statistical analyses for research projects. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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A Simple Guide to IBM SPSS: For Version 20.0

Author: Lee Kirkpatrick,Brooke Feeney

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285086015

Category: Psychology

Page: 128

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Completely up to date, the no-nonsense A SIMPLE GUIDE TO IBM SPSS: FOR VERSION 20.0, Twelfth Edition, equips you with everything you need to know to get started with the newest version of SPSS for Windows. The guide’s straightforward style frees learners to concentrate on learning basic statistical concepts, while still developing familiarity with SPSS. Step-by-step instruction quickly gets users up to speed, enabling them to begin using SPSS to conduct statistical analyses. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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A Simple Guide to SPSS for Version 16.0

Author: Lee Kirkpatrick,Brooke Feeney

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 049559766X

Category: Psychology

Page: 128

View: 492

This no-nonsense book teaches you everything you need to know about the newest version of SPSS for Windows so you can effectively use the program in your statistics class. The guide's simple, straightforward style frees you to concentrate on learning basic statistical concepts, while still developing familiarity with SPSS. In no time, you'll be using SPSS to do homework problems and conduct statistical analyses for research projects. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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A Simple Guide to IBM SPSS: for Version 22.0

Author: Lee A. Kirkpatrick,Brooke C. Feeney

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305462041

Category: Education

Page: 128

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Completely up to date and extremely student friendly, A SIMPLE GUIDE TO IBM SPSS: FOR VERSION 22.0, Thirteenth Edition, equips you with everything you need to know about the newest version of SPSS for Windows so you can effectively use the program in your statistics class. The guide's straightforward style frees you to concentrate on learning basic statistical concepts, while still developing familiarity with SPSS. Its clear, step-by-step instruction quickly gets you up to speed, enabling you to confidently use SPSS to do homework problems and conduct statistical analyses for research projects. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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SPSS for Psychologists

A Guide to Data Analysis Using SPSS for Windows (versions 12 and 13)

Author: Nicola Brace,Richard Kemp,Rosemary Snelgar

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780805860856

Category: Computers

Page: 450

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The new edition of this best-selling guide carefully leads the user through the process of using SPSS to analyze psychological data. The authors review the basic issues regarding design and proceed through all of the major statistical techniques used in psychology, from introductory to advanced level. Readers are introduced to the rationale and use of each test and shown how to choose, perform, and report the statistical analysis of their own data. SPSS for Psychologists, 3/E covers SPSS versions 12 and 13, but is also appropriate for those using versions 9 - 11. The new edition highlights the differences between the versions and now includes coverage of reliability measures, partial correlations, and using statistics for scale constructions. Comprehensive in coverage, the book reviews advanced statistical material such as ANCOVA, factor analysis, logistic regression, and discriminant analysis as well as issues related to research design, data entry, data handling, data manipulation and modification in SPSS; how to calculate basic statistical procedures using SPSS; tests of difference for two sample designs, tests of correlation, and tests for nominal and categorical data; and tests for experiments involving complex designs or for data obtained using surveys. Each statistical test features a brief description, an example of typical or actual research that might be analyzed using the test, and step-by-step instructions on how to perform the test using SPSS. Numerous screenshots and detailed descriptions of the steps required to perform the test, are included. Annotated examples of SPSS output help the reader understand and report the results of their analyses. Information on how to insert output into a text document is also included. The data used in the examples is found in an appendix and on a book specific Web site. Intended for use as a supplementary text in statistics/research methods courses in psychology and related social sciences, a basic knowledge of Windows is assumed.
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Research Methods for Managers

Author: John Gill,Phil Johnson

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9780761940029

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 233

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This new edition helps management students with the methods they need when undertaking their proejct work, be it at first degree, diploma, MBA or doctorate level. The text incorporates feedback from a range of researchers, educators and students, with new examples of management research included.
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Using IBM® SPSS® Statistics for Research Methods and Social Science Statistics

Author: William Edward Wagner

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 145221770X

Category: Social Science

Page: 156

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Ideal either as a companion to a traditional statistics or research methods text or as a stand-alone guide, Using SPSS for Research Methods and Social Statistics is a useful reference for those learning to use the SPSS software for the first time or those with only basic knowledge about SPSS. This student-friendly resource shows readers how to use images and directions drawn from SPSS Version 20 and now uses the latest version of the General Social Survey (GSS, 2010) as a secondary data set.
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Using SPSS for Social Statistics and Research Methods

Author: William E. Wagner III

Publisher: Pine Forge Press

ISBN: 1412973333

Category: Social Science

Page: 115

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Using SPSS for Social Statistics and Research Methods is a guide for those interested in using SPSS software to aid in statistical data analysis. It can be used as a companion to a statistics or research methods course, or as a stand-alone guide. It is a useful guide for students working independently on a research proposal, project, or paper. Also, it is an excellent resource for instructors to use with some or all of the lab components of their course. All of the images and directions used in this book are from SPSS version 17.0.
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Statistical Methods for Practice and Research

A Guide to Data Analysis Using SPSS

Author: Ajai S Gaur,Sanjaya S Gaur

Publisher: SAGE Publications India

ISBN: 8132102495

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 172

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There is a growing trend these days to use statistical methods to comprehend and explain various situations and phenomena in different disciplines. Managers, social scientists and practicing researchers are increasingly collecting information and applying scientific methods to analyze the data. The ability to use statistical methods and tools becomes a crucial skill for the success of such efforts. This book is designed to assist students, managers, academics and researchers in solving statistical problems using SPSS and to help them understand how they can apply various statistical tools for their own research problems. SPSS is a very powerful and user friendly computer package for data analyses. It can take data from most other file types and generate tables, charts, plots, and descriptive statistics, and conduct complex statistical analyses. After providing a brief overview of SPSS and basic statistical concepts, the book covers: - Descriptive statistics - t-tests, chi-square tests and ANOVA - Correlation analysis - Multiple and logistics regression - Factor analysis and testing scale reliability - Advanced data handling Illustrated with simple, practical problems, and screen shots, this book outlines the steps for solving statistical problems using SPSS. Although the illustrations are based on version 16.0 of SPSS, users of the earlier versions will find the book equally useful and relevant. Written in a reader-friendly, non-technical style, this book will serve as a companion volume to any statistics textbook.
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A Simple Guide to IBM SPSS Statistics - version 23.0

Author: Lee A. Kirkpatrick

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1337000116

Category: Education

Page: 128

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Completely up to date and extremely student friendly, A SIMPLE GUIDE TO IBM SPSS: FOR VERSION 23.0, Fourteenth Edition, equips you with everything you need to know about the newest version of SPSS for Windows so you can effectively use the program in your statistics class. The guide's straightforward style frees you to concentrate on learning basic statistical concepts, while still developing familiarity with SPSS. It's clear, step-by-step instruction quickly gets you up to speed, enabling you to confidently use SPSS to do homework problems and conduct statistical analyses for research projects. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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A Simple Guide to IBM SPSS Statistics for Versions 18.0 & 19.0

Author: Lee A. Kirkpatrick,Brooke C. Feeney

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781111352554

Category: SPSS (Computer file)

Page: 115

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This no-nonsense book teaches you everything you need to know about the newest version of SPSS® for Windows® so you can effectively use the program in your statistics class.
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The Essential Guide to Doing Your Research Project

Author: Zina O'Leary

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1526413051

Category: Social Science

Page: 415

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The ultimate companion to successfully completing your research project, the author guides you through a step-by-step approach to research and provides all of the skills and momentum you need to excel. Each stage of a project is clearly set out with best practice highlighted alongside pragmatic advice for tackling research in the real world. The Third Edition uses multidisciplinary case studies, and examples from the author’s own experience, to answer your questions and support your progress as you move smoothly through each stage. With a new chapter on mixed methods approaches, more on disseminating research, more on the practical and legal implications of ethics and more international examples, the book is packed full of learning features and tools to support your journey, including: A fully-developed website with podcasts, videos, journal articles and examples of real projects Activities and worksheets to help you organize your time Learning objectives to sustain your momentum Top tips relating to key research skills Full glossary to test understanding and provide definitions Annotated further reading to help you move through the literature ‘Excuse me, I have a question!’ feature to answer common questions. Warm, innovative and clever, this book is packed full of must-have information for anyone doing a research project.
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Designing and Reporting Experiments in Psychology

Author: Peter Harris

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)

ISBN: 0335235484

Category: Education

Page: 310

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This book is designed to help with every stage of the report writing process including what to put in each section and recommendations for formatting and style.
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A Simple Guide to IBM SPSS for Versions 18.0 & 19.0

Author: Lee Kirkpatrick,Brooke Feeney

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1111352682

Category: Psychology

Page: 128

View: 5433

This no-nonsense book teaches you everything you need to know about the newest version of SPSS for Windows so you can effectively use the program in your statistics class. The guide’s simple, straightforward style frees you to concentrate on learning basic statistical concepts, while still developing familiarity with SPSS. In no time, you will be using SPSS to do homework problems and conduct statistical analyses for research projects. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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Marketing Research with SPSS

Author: Wim Janssens (Prof.),Patrick De Pelsmacker,Patrick Van Kenhove

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9780273703839

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 441

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Suitable for undergraduate students studying Marketing Research. Marketing Research provides a step-by-step treatment of the major choices facing Marketing researchers when using SPSS. Although they may have an understanding of how SPSS works, they may not understand the statistics behind the method. This book bridges the gap. A top author team offer a concise approach to analysing quantitative marketing research data in practice.
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Research Methods for Sport Studies

Author: Chris Gratton,Ian Jones

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780415268776

Category: Social Science

Page: 288

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This textbook is essential reading for those undertaking research into sport from a social science or management approach, either as part of an academic course, or for those employed within sport-related industries. It provides a step-by-step guide to the research process, from the concept stage through to the presentation of results. Throughout the book, the research methodology is brought to life through the use of relevant case studies and examples.
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IBM SPSS Statistics 23 Step by Step

A Simple Guide and Reference

Author: Darren George,Paul Mallery

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134793332

Category: Education

Page: 386

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IBM SPSS Statistics 23 Step by Step: A Simple Guide and Reference, 14e, takes a straightforward, step-by-step approach that makes SPSS software clear to beginners and experienced researchers alike. Extensive use of vivid, four-color screen shots, clear writing, and step-by-step boxes guide readers through the program. Exercises at the end of each chapter support students by providing additional opportunities to practice using SPSS. All datasets used in the book are available for download at: https://www.routledge.com/products/ 9780134320250
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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
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