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AUTHORS: Heiman, Gary - ©2011
BASIC STATISTICS FOR THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES demystifies and fully explains statistics without leaving out relevant topics or simply presenting formulas, in a format that is non-threatening and inviting. The author's clear, patiently crafted explanations, with an occasional touch of humor, teach you not only how to compute an answer, but also why you should perform the procedure or what your answer reveals about the data. The book achieves several objectives: it presents a conceptual-intuitive approach, presents statistics within an understandable research context, deals directly and positively with student weaknesses in mathematics, and introduces new terms and concepts in an integrated way. The result is a text that you can learn from as well as enjoy.