Elementary Statistics in Criminal Justice Research, 4th edition
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Elementary Statistics in Criminal Justice Research provides an introduction to statistics for those studying criminal justice and criminology. The text focuses primarily on the statistical theories and methods you need to know to pursue a career in this exciting and challenging field.
Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2014
Subject: Criminal Justice
Category: Research Methods for Criminal Justice
Table of contents
Chapter 1: Why the Criminal Justice Researcher Uses Statistics
Part I -- DESCRIPTION
Chapter 2: Organizing the Data
Chapter 3: Measures of Central Tendency
Chapter 4: Measures of Variability
Part II -- FROM DESCRIPTION TO DECISION MAKING
Chapter 5: Probability and the Normal Curve
Chapter 6: Samples and Populations
Part III -- DECISION MAKING
Chapter 7: Testing Differences between Means
Chapter 8: Analysis of Variance
Chapter 9: Nonparametric Tests of Significance
Part IV -- FROM DECISION MAKING TO ASSOCIATION
Chapter 10: Correlation
Chapter 11: Regression Analysis
Chapter 12: Nonparametric Measures of Correlation
Part V -- Applying Statistics
Chapter 13: Applying Statistical Procedures to Research Problems
Appendix A: Using SPSS
Appendix B: A Review of Some Fundamentals of Mathematics
Appendix C: Tables
Appendix D: List of Formulas
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