Publication Date: July 28, 2009 ISBN-10: 0534634036 ISBN-13 :978-0534634032: 5

Now, your students can become savvy consumers, research, statistical data will not be flooded! Jaccard and Becker’s text teach the basic skills of the students to analyze the data, and help them to become savvy consumers of scientific information. The text praised its real life application, tell students when to use specific statistics, why they want to use it, and how to carry out the calculation and interpretation of the statistics. Because many students, given a set of data, can not be sure where to begin in answering relevant research questions, the authors clarify choose a statistical test. Each statistical techniques to the test case, the most typical applications follow an interesting research example (each example is from the psychological literature).