3 edition of **Using Basic Statistics in the Social Sciences** found in the catalog.

Using Basic Statistics in the Social Sciences

Annable Ness Evans

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- 23 Currently reading

Published
**April 2000** by Prentice Hall .

Written in English

- Sociology

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Hardcover |

Number of Pages | 588 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL9297750M |

ISBN 10 | 0136168558 |

ISBN 10 | 9780136168553 |

Finally, it presents basic concepts in hypothesis testing. After completing this chapter, you should be familiar with the fundamental issues and terminology of data analysis, and be prepared to learn about using JMP for data analysis. Introduction: A Common Language for Researchers Research in the social sciences is a diverse Size: KB.

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