An Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis by Alan Agresti

By Alan Agresti

Praise for the 1st Edition

"This is a wonderful textual content from which to educate specific information research, at various degrees. . . [t]his e-book might be very hugely recommended."
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"Of nice curiosity to strength readers is the diversity of fields which are represented within the examples: healthiness care, monetary, executive, product advertising and marketing, and activities, to call a few."
Journal of caliber Technology

"Alan Agresti has written one other awesome account of the research of express data."
—The Statistician

The use of statistical tools for specific facts is ever expanding in trendy global. An advent to specific facts research, moment Edition offers an utilized creation to an important tools for interpreting express information. This re-creation summarizes equipment that experience lengthy performed a fashionable function in information research, similar to chi-squared checks, and likewise areas particular emphasis on logistic regression and different modeling thoughts for univariate and correlated multivariate express responses.

This moment variation features:

  • Two new chapters at the tools for clustered facts, with an emphasis on generalized estimating equations (GEE) and random results models
  • A unified standpoint according to generalized linear models
  • An emphasis on logistic regression modeling
  • An appendix that demonstrates using SAS(r) for all methods
  • An exciting historic point of view at the improvement of the methods
  • Specialized tools for ordinal information, small samples, multicategory info, and coupled pairs
  • More than a hundred analyses of genuine information units and approximately three hundred exercises

Written in an utilized, nontechnical variety, the ebook illustrates equipment utilizing a wide selection of genuine facts, together with scientific scientific trials, drug use by way of young children, basketball capturing, horseshoe crab mating, environmental reviews, correlates of happiness, and lots more and plenty more.

An advent to specific information research, moment Edition is a useful software for social, behavioral, and biomedical scientists, in addition to researchers in public overall healthiness, advertising, schooling, organic and agricultural sciences, and commercial caliber control.

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