For students who need to understand and use statistics but find the mathematical formulae daunting,Statistics without Maths for Psychology is the ideal guide. The clear, straightforward style and stepbystep SPSS walkthroughs take you through all the statistical procedures you will need. Activities and questions enable you to test your learning and increase your understanding in a practical, manageable way.
1 Variables and research design
2 Introduction to SPSS
3 Descriptive statistics
4 Probability, sampling and distributions
5 Hypothesis testing and statistical significance
6 Correlational analysis: Pearson's r
7 Analyses of differences between two conditions: the ttest
8 Issues of significance
9 Measures of association
10 Analysis of differences between three or more conditions
11 Analysis of variance with more than one IV
12 Regression analysis
13 Analysis of three or more groups partialling out effects of a covariate
14 Introduction to factor analysis
15 Introduction to multivariate analysis of variance (MANOVA)
16 Nonparametric statistics
Appendix 1: Table of zscores and the proportion of the standard normal distribution falling above and below each score
