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作者 Herzog, Michael H., author
書名 Understanding statistics and experimental design : how to not lie with statistics / by Michael H. Herzog, Gregory Francis, Aaron Clarke
出版項 Cham : Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer, 2019
國際標準書號 9783030034993 (electronic bk.)
9783030034986 (paper)
國際標準號碼 10.1007/978-3-030-03499-3 doi
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (xi, 142 pages) : illustrations (some color), digital ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
text file PDF rda
系列 Learning materials in biosciences, 2509-6125
Learning materials in biosciences
附註 Part I -- Basic Probability Theory -- Experimental Design and the Basics of Statistics: Signal detection Theory (SDT) -- The Core Concept of Statistics -- Variations on the t-test -- PART II -- The Multiple Testing Problem -- ANOVA -- Experimental design: Model Fits, Power, and Complex Designs -- Correlation -- PART III -- Meta-analysis -- Understanding replication -- Magnitude of excess success -- Suggested improvements and challenges
Open access
This open access textbook provides the background needed to correctly use, interpret and understand statistics and statistical data in diverse settings. Part I makes key concepts in statistics readily clear. Parts I and II give an overview of the most common tests (t-test, ANOVA, correlations) and work out their statistical principles. Part III provides insight into meta-statistics (statistics of statistics) and demonstrates why experiments often do not replicate. Finally, the textbook shows how complex statistics can be avoided by using clever experimental design. Both non-scientists and students in Biology, Biomedicine and Engineering will benefit from the book by learning the statistical basis of scientific claims and by discovering ways to evaluate the quality of scientific reports in academic journals and news outlets
Host Item Springer Nature eBook
主題 Mathematical statistics
Molecular Medicine
Science Education
Statistics for Life Sciences, Medicine, Health Sciences
Psychology Research
Behavioral Sciences
Alt Author Francis, Gregory, author
Clarke, Aaron, author
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