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Studies in the history of statistical method

with special reference to certain educational problems

by Helen Mary Walker

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Published by The Williams & Wilkins Company in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Statistics -- History,
  • Statistics -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Helen M. Walker ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHA19 .W3 1929
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 229 p.
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6729629M
    LC Control Number29013991
    OCLC/WorldCa176865

    Andrew. Bennett, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Case study methods have been around as long as recorded history, and they presently account for a large proportion of the books and articles in anthropology, biology, economics, history, political science, psychology, sociology, and even the medical sciences. The use of case studies to build and test theories in political science and the other social sciences has increased in recent years. Many scholars have argued that the social sciences rely too heavily on quantitative research and formal models and have attempted to develop and refine rigorous methods for using case studies. This text presents a comprehensive analysis of .

    The case–control study is the major epidemiological approach used to identify risk factors for cancer. This textbook explains the statistical methods and theory behind this design, and the practical application to specific sets of data. This book gives case studies of the use of statistics in the semiconductor industry, which can also be used by engineers and scientists in other industries. Another important objective of the book is to enhance the characterization and improvement of industrial processes and equipment through the use of statistical methods.

    This is a history of parametric statistical inference, written by one of the most important historians of statistics of the 20th century, Anders Hald. This book can be viewed as a follow-up to his two most recent books, although this current text is much more streamlined and contains new analysis of many ideas and : Springer-Verlag New York. Data were collected from the most recent available studies in economic history, econometrics, and political science. In every instance, the source considered the most authoritative by the relevant discipline was used to collect the data.


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(Helen Mary), Pages: To better prepare their students for all types of statistical careers, academic statisticians now strive to use data sets from real-life statistical problems.

This book contains 20 case studies that use actual data sets that have not been simplified for classroom use. The most primitive method of understanding the laws of nature utilizes observational studies. Basically, a researcher goes out into the world and looks for variables that are associated with one another.

Notice that, unlike experiments, in an observational study the Independent Variables are not manipulated by the experimenter. However, the statistical methods used for observational and experimental studies are essentially the same.

Pilot studies are usually small investigations, sometimes involving only a single animal, with the aim of testing the logistics of a proposed study, and sometimes of gaining preliminary data to be used in the design of a more definitive Cited by: A detailed example is included to show how to compute each statistical test, as well as directions on how to compute the statistic using SPSS.

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