Springer, Singapore, 2020
About the Book: This book addresses sample size and power in the context of research, offering valuable insights for graduate and doctoral students as well as researchers in any discipline where data is generated to investigate research questions. It explains how to enhance the authenticity of research by estimating the sample size and reporting the power of the tests used. Further, it discusses the issue of sample size determination in survey studies as well as in hypothesis testing experiments so that readers can grasp the concept of statistical errors, minimum detectable difference, effect size, one-tail and two-tail tests and the power of the test. The book also highlights the importance of fixing these boundary conditions in enhancing the authenticity of research findings and improving the chances of research papers being accepted by respected journals.
STATISTICS AND RESEARCH METHODS IN PSYCHOLOGY WITH EXCEL
Publication Date: September 2019, Springer, Singapore, 2019
This book, specifically developed for graduate students of psychology, covers a wide range of topics in statistics and research designs taught in psychology and other disciplines like management, sociology, education, home science, and nutrition in most universities. It explains how to use Excel to analyze research data by elaborating statistical concepts. Each chapter contains sections like “Check you Computing skill” and “Check your Statistical Concepts” to enable students to assess their knowledge in a graded manner. The book addresses one of the major challenges in psychology research, viz., how to measure subjective phenomenon like attitude, desire, and preferences of an individual.
TESTING STATISTICAL ASSUMPTIONS IN RESEARCH
Wiley USA, 2019
This book facilitates researchers in checking the assumptions of statistical tests used in their research and explains what to do if assumptions are not met. The book discusses the concepts of hypothesis testing and statistical errors in detail, as well as the concepts of power, sample size, and effect size. It introduces SPSS functionality and shows how to segregate data, draw random samples, file split, and create variables automatically. The book provides various parametric tests and the related assumptions and shows the procedures for testing these assumptions using SPSS software. The book is a valuable resource for graduate students of any discipline who write thesis or dissertation for empirical studies in their course works, as well as for data analysts.
DETERMINATION OF SAMPLE SIZE AND POWER ANALYSIS WITH G*POWER SOFTWARE (Step-wise Illustrated Manual for Research Scholars)
Kindle, Amazon, 2017
The book provides a step-wise approach to determine the sample size and power in survey studies and hypothesis testing experiments. Concepts involved in the process have been discussed in a crisp and easy manner so that one can understand them even without having much knowledge of statistical techniques. The G*Power software, which is a freeware has been used to determine sample size and power in research studies. In order to make it more simple lots of screenshots have been used so that the researchers can determine their own sample size in different types of experiments for specific power.
SPORTS RESEARCH WITH ANALYTICAL SOLUTION USING SPSS
Wiley USA, 2016
A step-by-step approach to problem-solving techniques using SPSS in the fields of sports science and physical education. Featuring a clear and accessible approach to the methods, processes, and statistical techniques used in sports science and physical education, “Sports Research with Analytical Solution using SPSS(R) “emphasizes how to conduct and interpret a range of statistical analysis using SPSS. The book also addresses issues faced by research scholars in these fields by providing analytical solutions to various research problems without reliance on mathematical rigor. This is a textbook for upper-undergraduate, graduate, and PhD-level courses in research methods, kinesiology, sports science, medicine, nutrition, health education, and physical education and social sciences.
REPEATED MEASURES DESIGN FOR EMPIRICAL RESEARCHERS
Wiley USA, 2015
Repeated Measures Design for Empirical Researchers presents comprehensive coverage of the formation of research questions and the analysis of repeated measures using IBM SPSS and also includes the solutions necessary for understanding situations where the designs can be used. In addition to explaining the computation involved in each design, the book presents a unique discussion on how to conceptualize research problems as well as identify appropriate repeated measures designs for research purposes. This is a useful textbook for graduate- and PhD-level students majoring in biostatistics, the social sciences, psychology, medicine, management, sports, physical education, and health.
STATISTICS FOR EXERCISE SCIENCE AND HEALTH WITH MICROSOFT OFFICE EXCEL
Wiley USA, 2014
Statistics for Exercise Science and Health with Microsoft Office Excel serves as an excellent guide to the use of Excel in exercise science and health-related research. The author begins with simplified concepts and subsequently builds into a more complex approach. This is an ideal textbook for graduate and PhD-level courses in exercise, sport, and health sciences including sports psychology, sports kinesiology, sports management, sports biomechanics, health education, and nutrition. The book is also recommended as a reference for professionals and scientists in physical education, sports, and allied disciplines.
DATA ANALYSIS IN MANAGEMENT WITH SPSS SOFTWARE
Springer, Germany 2013
This book provides readers with a greater understanding of a variety of statistical techniques along with the procedure to use the most popular statistical software package SPSS. It strengthens the intuitive understanding of the material, thereby increasing the ability to successfully analyze data in the future. The book provides more control in the analysis of data so that readers can apply the techniques to a broader spectrum of research problems. This book focuses on providing readers with the knowledge and skills needed to carry out research in management, humanities, social and behavioural sciences by using SPSS.
STATISTICS FOR PSYCHOLOGY
Tata McGraw, 2012
This textbook on Statistics has been developed for the students of Psychology at the college and university level, strictly adhering to the syllabi guidelines recommended by UGC. The examples and exercises have been extracted mostly from psychological research. Apart from students of Psychology, this comprehensive text will also cater to the students from other areas of Social Sciences and other applied areas like Management, Sociology, Education, Home-Science, Nutrition etc. Useful for the teachers for preparing class assignments, quiz and question papers besides using it as a teaching aid.
STATISTICAL METHODS FOR SPORTS AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION
Tata McGraw, 2011
This book aims to meet the requirements of the researchers in identifying problems and solving them with the help of a robust statistical software package. For this, it focuses on providing sports scientists and physical educationists with the knowledge and skills needed to carry out research by using the SPSS. It provides a crisp, clear, and easy understanding of the methods, processes, and statistical techniques used in research. Primarily meant for the students at the post-graduate level, it will also be useful for the teachers in the field of sports and physical education. Students of humanities and other disciplines can also use this book for learning the application of SPSS by themselves.”
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