Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology
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The best stats text book around Leehu Zysberg I have taught statistics and research methods all around the globe, I have searched high and low for a textbook that will make the world of statistics a more friendly one for my apprehensive students.Well - this is the one. It's well written - sets a high standard yet does so with ease and reader friendly arrangement of information, examples and calculation manuals.There's a newer version out which is as reccommended as this one.. A thorough yet smooth intro into Psych Methods & Stats Eric Johnson I looked through several statistics book for psychology, before settling on this one. Though I havent quite made it all the way through, I am very pleased with this choice. I bought the book in order to self-learn stats specific to psych, as well as to refresh general science methodology and terminology. This is very accessible, starting with a general overview of science methodology and experimental design, and carrying through into ANOVAs and regression analysis. Attempts at humor lighten the endeavor without being distracting or. Operacionalization of Variables is a must for researchers This is an excellent clear and easy description on how to do research, both social and health sciences research. Once you are able to link the theory to the practice (operacionalization) you have construed knowledge and are better able to transmit it to the readers of the research report. The logic and coherence make this book easy to follow and understand for university level students. Basic in teaching research, directed to psychologists.
Hugh Coolican is a Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Coventry, a Chartered Psychologist and external examiner at The Open University and Staffordshire University.
Each chapter contains a glossary, key terms and newly integrated exercises, ensuring that key concepts are understood. This fifth edition of Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology has been revised and updated, providing students with the most readable and comprehensive survey of research methods, statistical concepts and procedures in psychology today. A companion website (routledge/cw/coolican) provides additional exercises, revision flash cards, links to further reading and data for use with SPSS. The book provides clear coverage of statistical procedures, and includes everything needed at undergraduate level from nominal level tests to multi-factorial ANOVA designs, multiple regression and log linear analysis. The book assumes no prior knowledge, taking you through every stage of your resea
It covers the topic well but in simple language. "This is an excellent book. I am going to recommend it to all of my students." - Abbygail Shrubb, Lecturer, University Centre at Blackburn College, UK