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Statistics in a Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference

Need to learn statistics as part of your job, or want some help passing a statistics course? Statistics in a Nutshell is a clear and concise introduction and reference that’s perfect for anyone with no previous background in the subject. This book gives you a solid understanding of statistics without being too simple, yet without the numbing complexity of most college texts.
    Introductory material:
  • Different ways to think about statistics
  • Basic concepts of measurement and probability theory
  • Data management for statistical analysis
  • Research design and experimental design
  • How to critique statistics presented by others
  • Basic inferential statistics:

  • Basic concepts of inferential statistics
  • The concept of correlation, when it is and is not an appropriate measure of association
  • Dichotomous and categorical data
  • The distinction between parametric and nonparametric statistics
  • Advanced inferential techniques:

  • The General Linear Model
  • Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) and MANOVA
  • Multiple linear regression
  • Specialized techniques:

  • Business and quality improvement statistics
  • Medical and public health statistics
  • Educational and psychological statistics

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