Statistics for the Utterly Confused
ISBN: 9780071461931 / Angielski / Miękka / 448 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. Statistics for the Utterly Confused, Second Edition
When it comes to understanding statistics, even good students can be confused. Perfect for students in any introductory noncalculusbased statistics course, and equally useful to professionals working in the world, "Statistics for the Utterly Confused" is your ticket to success. Statistical concepts are explained stepbystep and applied to such diverse fields as business, economics, finance, and more. The message of "Statistics for the Utterly Confused" is simple: you don't have to be confused anymore. Updated and expanded to give... Statistics for the Utterly Confused, Second Edition
When it comes to understanding statistics, even good students can be confused. Perfect for stu... 

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143,33 zł 
Advanced Statistics from an Elementary Point of View
ISBN: 9780120884940 / Angielski / Twarda / 802 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. Advanced Statistics from an Elementary Point of View is a highly readable text that communicates the content of a course in mathematical statistics without imposing too much rigor. It clearly emphasizes the connection between statistics and probability, and helps students concentrate on statistical strategies without being overwhelmed by calculations. The book provides comprehensive coverage of descriptive statistics; detailed treatment of univariate and bivariate probability distributions; and thorough coverage of probability theory with numerous event classifications. ...Advanced Statistics from an Elementary Point of View is a highly readable text that communicates the content of a course in mathematical sta... 

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507,49 zł 
Power Laws in the Information Production Process : Lotkaian Informetrics
ISBN: 9780120887538 / Angielski / Twarda / 448 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. This book describes informetric results from the point of view of Lotkaian sizefrequency functions, i.e. functions that are decreasing power laws. Explanations and examples of this model are given showing that it is the most important regularity amongst other possible models. This theory is then developed in the framework of IPPs (Information Production Processes) hereby also indicating its relation with e.g. the law of Zipf.Applications are given in the following fields: threedimensional informetrics (positive reinforcement and Type/TokenTaken informetrics), concentration theory...
This book describes informetric results from the point of view of Lotkaian sizefrequency functions, i.e. functions that are decreasing power laws. Ex...


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1250,30 zł 
Correspondence Analysis in the Social Sciences
ISBN: 9780121045708 / Angielski / Twarda / 370 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. Correspondence Analysis in the Social Sciences gives a comprehensive description of this method of data visualization as well as numerous applications to a wide range of social science data. Various theoretical aspects are presented in a language accessible to both social scientists and statisticians and a wide variety of applications are given which demonstrate the versatility of the method to interpret tabular data in a unique graphical way.
Correspondence Analysis in the Social Sciences gives a comprehensive description of this method of data visualization as well as numerous appli...


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275,75 zł 
Unimodality, Convexity, and Applications
ISBN: 9780122146909 / Angielski / Twarda / 278 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. In this book, the basic notions and tools of unimodality as they relate to probability and statistics are presented. In addition, many applications are covered; these include the use of unimodality to obtain monotonicity properties of power functions of multivariate tests, minimum volume confidence regions, and recurrence of symmetric random walks. The diversity of the applications will convince the reader that unimodality and convexity form an important tool in the hands of a researcher in probability and statistics.
In this book, the basic notions and tools of unimodality as they relate to probability and statistics are presented. In addition, many applications ar...


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1544,66 zł 
Statistical Methods for Social Scientists
ISBN: 9780123243508 / Angielski / Twarda / 374 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. The aspects of this text which we believe are novel, at least in degree, include: an effort to motivate different sections with practical examples and an empirical orientation; an effort to intersperse several easily motivated examples throughout the book and to maintain some continuity in these examples; and the extensive use of Monte Carlo simulations to demonstrate particular aspects of the problems and estimators being considered. In terms of material being presented, the unique aspects include the first chapter which attempts to address the use of empirical methods in the social...
The aspects of this text which we believe are novel, at least in degree, include: an effort to motivate different sections with practical examples and...


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494,22 zł 
Handbook of Longitudinal Research: Design, Measurement, and Analysis
ISBN: 9780123704818 / Angielski / Twarda / 668 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. Longitudinal research is a broad field in which substantial advances have been made over the past decade. Unlike many of the existing books that only address the analysis of information. The Handbook of Longitudinal Research covers design and measurement as well as the data analysis. Designed for use by a wideranging audience, this Handbook not only includes perspective on the methodological and data analysis problems in longitudinal research but it also includes contributors' data sets that enable readers who lack sophisticated statistics skills to move from theories... Longitudinal research is a broad field in which substantial advances have been made over the past decade. Unlike many of the existing books that on... 

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915,68 zł 
Theory of Rank Tests
ISBN: 9780126423501 / Angielski / Twarda / 435 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. The first edition of Theory of Rank Tests (1967) has been the precursor to a unified and theoretically motivated treatise of the basic theory of tests based on ranks of the sample observations. For more than 25 years, it helped raise a generation of statisticians in cultivating their theoretical research in this fertile area, as well as in using these tools in their application oriented research. The present edition not only aims to revive this classical text by updating the findings but also by incorporating several other important areas which were either not properly developed before...
The first edition of Theory of Rank Tests (1967) has been the precursor to a unified and theoretically motivated treatise of the basic theory o...


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512,95 zł 
Statistical Methods in Longitudinal Research : Principles and Structuring Change
ISBN: 9780127249629 / Angielski / Miękka / 288 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. These edited volumes present new statistical methods in a way that bridges the gap between theoretical and applied statistics. The volumes cover general problems and issues and more specific topics concerning the structuring of change, the analysis of time series, and the analysis of categorical longitudinal data. The book targets students of development and change in a variety of fields  psychology, sociology, anthropology, education, medicine, psychiatry, economics, behavioural sciences, developmental psychology, ecology, plant physiology, and biometry  with basic training in statistics...
These edited volumes present new statistical methods in a way that bridges the gap between theoretical and applied statistics. The volumes cover gener...


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308,85 zł 
Statistical Methods in Longitudinal Research : Time Series and Categorical Longitudinal Data
ISBN: 9780127249636 / Angielski / Miękka / 352 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. These edited volumes present new statistical methods in a way that bridges the gap between theoretical and applied statistics. The volumes cover general problems and issues and more specific topics concerning the structuring of change, the analysis of time series, and the analysis of categorical longitudinal data. The book targets students of development and change in a variety of fields  psychology, sociology, anthropology, education, medicine, psychiatry, economics, behavioural sciences, developmental psychology, ecology, plant physiology, and biometry  with basic training in statistics...
These edited volumes present new statistical methods in a way that bridges the gap between theoretical and applied statistics. The volumes cover gener...


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621,31 zł 
Applying Contemporary Statistical Techniques
ISBN: 9780127515410 / Angielski / Twarda / 608 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. Applying Contemporary Statistical Techniques explains why traditional statistical methods are often inadequate or outdated when applied to modern problems. Wilcox demonstrates how new and more powerful techniques address these problems far more effectively, making these modern robust methods understandable, practical, and easily accessible.
* Assumes no previous training in statistics Applying Contemporary Statistical Techniques explains why traditional statistical methods are often inadequate or outdated when applied to mode...


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762,10 zł 
Applied Statistics for Engineers and Scientists: Using Microsoft Excel & Minitab [With CDROM]
ISBN: 9780134888019 / Angielski / Miękka / 714 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. This applied book for engineers and scientists, written in a nontheoretical manner, focuses on underlying principles that are important in a wide range of disciplines. It emphasizes the interpretation of results, the presentation and evaluation of assumptions, and the discussion of what should be done if the assumptions are violated. Integration of spreadsheet and statistical software complete this treatment of statistics. Chapter topics include describing and summarizing data; probability and discrete probability distributions; continuous probability distributions and...
This applied book for engineers and scientists, written in a nontheoretical manner, focuses on underlying principles that are important in a...


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614,39 zł 
Probability 1
ISBN: 9780156010801 / Angielski / Miękka / 240 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. For thousands of years, it was the visionaries and writers who argued that we cannot be alonethat there is intellegent life in the universe. Now, with the discoveries of the Hubble Telescope, data emerging from Mars, and knowledge about life at the extremes, scientists are taking up where they left off. Amir Aczel, author of Fermat's Last Theorem, pulls together everyting science has discovered, and mixes in proabability theory, to argure the case for the existence of intelligent life beyond this planet. Probability 1 is an extraordinary tour de force in which the author draws on cosmology,...
For thousands of years, it was the visionaries and writers who argued that we cannot be alonethat there is intellegent life in the universe. Now, wit...


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90,72 zł 
The Architecture of Chance : An Introduction to the Logic and Arithmetic of Probability
ISBN: 9780195056082 / Angielski / Miękka / 192 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. Undergraduate textbooks for statistics courses in the behavioral, biological, and social sciences must devote so much space to the nutsandbolts details of statistical methods that they have little left over for the larger conceptual framework of probability theory. This brief, lucid book fills the gap with its intelligible and indepth explanation of probability, laid out stepbystep in a clear and congenial fashion. Even the student with little background in mathematics will find it readable and accessible.
Undergraduate textbooks for statistics courses in the behavioral, biological, and social sciences must devote so much space to the nutsandbolts deta...


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300,26 zł 
Smooth Tests of Goodness of Fit
ISBN: 9780195056105 / Angielski / Twarda / 176 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. Goodness of fit describes the validity of models involving statistical distributions of data, and smooth tests are a subset of these tests that are easy to apply and can be used in any situation in which there are relatively large sample sizes. Both concepts have become increasingly important with the advent of highspeed computers and the implementation of more complex models in the areas of probability and statistics. Written to be accessible to undergraduates with a knowledge of statistics and calculus, this is an introductory reference work that should appeal to all professionals involved...
Goodness of fit describes the validity of models involving statistical distributions of data, and smooth tests are a subset of these tests that are ea...


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1410,89 zł 
Nomic Probability and the Foundations of Induction
ISBN: 9780195060133 / Angielski / Twarda / 368 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. In this book Pollock deals with the subject of probabilistic reasoning, making general philosophical sense of objective probabilities and exploring their relationship to the problem of induction. He argues that probability is fundamental not only to physical science, but to induction, epistemology, the philosophy of science and much of the reasoning relevant to artificial intelligence. Pollock's main claim is that the fundamental notion of probability is nomicthat is, it involves the notion of natural law, valid across possible worlds. The various epistemic and statistical conceptions of...
In this book Pollock deals with the subject of probabilistic reasoning, making general philosophical sense of objective probabilities and exploring th...


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1678,43 zł 
Modeling Extinction
ISBN: 9780195159462 / Angielski / Miękka / 120 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. Developed after a meeting at the Santa Fe Institute on extinction modeling, this book comments critically on the various modeling approaches. In the last decade or so, scientists have started to examine a new approach to the patterns of evolution and extinction in the fossil record. This approach may be called "statistical paleontology," since it looks at largescale patterns in the record and attempts to understand and model their average statistical features, rather than their detailed structure. Examples of the patterns these studies examine are the distribution of the sizes of mass...
Developed after a meeting at the Santa Fe Institute on extinction modeling, this book comments critically on the various modeling approaches. In the l...


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360,79 zł 
Simple Statistics : Applications in Criminology and Criminal Justice
ISBN: 9780195330717 / Angielski / Miękka / 336 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. Simple Statistics provides a concise and compelling introduction to basic statistics for students of criminology and criminal justice. Written in a conversational tone, it does not "dumb down" the material; instead, it demonstrates the value of statistical thinking and reasoning in context. The text covers essential techniques instead of attempting to provide an encyclopedic sweep of all statistical procedures. Author Terance D. Miethe illustrates how verbal statements and other types of information are converted into statistical codes, measures, and variables.
While most... Simple Statistics provides a concise and compelling introduction to basic statistics for students of criminology and criminal justice. Writte...


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775,41 zł 
Topological Dynamics of Random Dynamical Systems
ISBN: 9780198501572 / Angielski / Twarda / 214 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. This book is devoted to the theory of topological dynamics of random dynamical systems. The theory of random dynamical systems is a relatively new and fast expanding field which attracts the attention of researchers from various fields of science. It unites and develops the classical deterministic theory of dynamical systems and probability theory, finding numerous applications in disciplines ranging from physics and biology to engineering, finance and economics. Recent developments call for a systematic presentation of the theory. Topological Dynamics of Random Dynamical Systems is the first...
This book is devoted to the theory of topological dynamics of random dynamical systems. The theory of random dynamical systems is a relatively new and...


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1334,36 zł 
Likelihood Methods in Statistics
ISBN: 9780198506508 / Angielski / Twarda / 392 str. Termin realizacji zamówienia: ok. 58 dni roboczych. This book provides an introduction to the modern theory of likelihoodbased statistical inference. This theory is characterized by several important features. One is the recognition that it is desirable to condition on relevant ancillary statistics. Another is that probability approximations are based on saddlepoint and closely related approximations that generally have very high accuracy. A third aspect is that, for models with nuisance parameters, inference is often based on marginal or conditional likelihoods, or approximations to these likelihoods. These methods have been shown often to...
This book provides an introduction to the modern theory of likelihoodbased statistical inference. This theory is characterized by several important f...


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1239,04 zł 