Social Statistics for a Diverse Society

Social Statistics for a Diverse Society

  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Author : Chava Frankfort-Nachmias
  • ISBN-10 : 9781506347196
  • Release : 2016-12-29
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 544
  • Price : FREE
E-book Explanation:

This Eighth Edition of Social Statistics for a Diverse Society continues to emphasize intuition and common sense, while demonstrating that social science is a constant interplay between methods of inquiry and important social issues. Recognizing that today’s students live in a world of growing diversity and richness of social differences, authors Chava Frankfort-Nachmias and Anna Leon-Guerrero use research examples that show how statistics is a tool for understanding the ways in which race, class, gender, and other categories of experience shape our social world and influence social behavior. In addition, guides for reading and interpreting the research literature help students acquire statistical literacy, while SPSS demonstrations and a rich variety of exercises help them hone their problem-solving skills.

Essentials of Social Statistics for a Diverse Society

Essentials of Social Statistics for a Diverse Society

  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Author : Anna Leon-Guerrero
  • ISBN-10 : 9781506390819
  • Release : 2017-11-15
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 456
  • Price : FREE
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Essentials of Social Statistics for a Diverse Society, Third Edition, is a more streamlined, less expensive version of the successful Social Statistics for a Diverse Society. It is distinct for the use of real data from contemporary social issues and for a strong emphasis on race, class, gender, and other statuses. With a wide range of examples and exercises taken from current events and published research, frequent illustrations, and a focus on student learning, this book continues to be an accessible and engaging resource for students.

Social Statistics for a Diverse Society

Social Statistics for a Diverse Society

  • Publisher : Pine Forge Press
  • Author : Chava Frankfort-Nachmias
  • ISBN-10 : 9781412992534
  • Release : 2011
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Download/Read : 574
  • Price : FREE
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The new edition of this bestselling text continues to emphasize intuition and common sense, while demonstrating the link between the practice of statistics and important social issues. The authors help students learn key sociological concepts through real research examples related to the dynamic interplay of race, class, gender, and other social variables.

Social Statistics for a Diverse Society

Social Statistics for a Diverse Society

  • Publisher : Pine Forge Press
  • Author : Chava Frankfort-Nachmias
  • ISBN-10 : 1412915171
  • Release : 2006
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 586
  • Price : FREE
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Written especially for undergraduate students taking their first course in social statistics, this highly accessible bestselling text has been thoroughly revised and updated with the latest General Social Survey data. This new Fourth Edition maintains the same informal, conversational writing style along with the many pedagogical features have led to the previous editions' widespread success. It also introduces new social issues, including more analysis of cultural diversity. In this Fourth Edition, the authors have introduced a strong global perspective by using real-life examples from the International Social Survey Programme that help expand the students' analytical focus beyond the United States.

Frankfort Nachmias  Social Statistics for a Diverse Society  4th Edition  and Wagner  Using SPSS for Social Statistics and Research Methods  Bundle

Frankfort Nachmias Social Statistics for a Diverse Society 4th Edition and Wagner Using SPSS for Social Statistics and Research Methods Bundle

  • Publisher : SAGE Publications, Incorporated
  • Author : Chava Frankfort-Nachmias
  • ISBN-10 : 1412953200
  • Release : 2007-08-27
  • Genre: Social Science
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  • Price : FREE
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Using SPSS for Social Statistics and Research Methods serves as a guide for those interested in using SPSS software to aid in statistical data analysis. It can be used as a companion to a statistics or research methods course, or a stand-alone guide. The images and directions used in this book come from SPSS version 14.0. Key Features: Works with several kinds of computer files Uses General Social Survey (GSS) as the secondary data set Aids in the process of data analysis *This is NOT the edition that comes with the student version of SPSS software. To order that, please order ISBN: 978-1-4129-1793-3.* Written especially for undergraduate students taking their first course in social statistics, this highly accessible bestselling text has been thoroughly revised and updated with the latest General Social Survey data. This new Fourth Edition maintains the same informal, conversational writing style along with the many pedagogical features have led to the previous editions' widespread success. It also introduces new social issues, including more analysis of cultural diversity. The text includes resources designed to support effective teaching: illustrations showing how statistical concepts are used to interpret social issues, guides for reading and interpreting the research literature, SPSS demonstrations, and a rich variety of exercises. In this Fourth Edition, the authors have introduced a strong global perspective by using real-life examples from the International Social Survey Programme that help expand the students' analytical focus beyond the United States. New to the Fourth Edition: All new Student Study Site at http://www.pineforge.com/frankfort-nachmiasstudy4 with interactive quizzes and web exercises, e-flashcards, online research activities, links to SAGE journal articles and more! Moves the former Chapters 9 and 15 in the Third Edition to the CD, per reviewer suggestions Merges the former electronic chapters on ANOVA and extended treatments of regression an

Essentials of Social Statistics for a Diverse Society

Essentials of Social Statistics for a Diverse Society

  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Author : Anna Leon-Guerrero
  • ISBN-10 : 9781544372525
  • Release : 2020-09-29
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 456
  • Price : FREE
E-book Explanation:

Essentials of Social Statistics for a Diverse Society, by Anna Leon-Guerrero, Chava Frankfort-Nachmias, and Georgiann Davis, is a briefer version of the successful Social Statistics for a Diverse Society, and as in the parent text, the use of real data about contemporary social issues sets this book apart from others in the field. The text explains how to compute and interpret basic descriptive and inferential statistics while teaching and reinforcing important sociological concepts. In every chapter, the authors demonstrate how statistics is an important tool for studying and understanding the role of race, class, gender, and other statuses in a pluralistic society like the United States.

Using IBM   SPSS   Statistics for Research Methods and Social Science Statistics

Using IBM SPSS Statistics for Research Methods and Social Science Statistics

  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Author : William E. Wagner, III
  • ISBN-10 : 9781506388984
  • Release : 2019-04-17
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Download/Read : 208
  • Price : FREE
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Using IBM SPSS for Social Statistics and Research Methods supports the use of SPSS for social statistics and research methods classes and is an excellent companion to any undergraduate statistics or research methods textbook. The book covers a wide range of data analysis topics to help students working on papers, research projects, and proposals. Using examples, tables, and actual SPSS screen captures, along with current data sets from the General Social Survey, it guides users through several different kinds of SPSS files including data files, output files, and syntax files.

Sappho in the Holy Land

Sappho in the Holy Land

  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Author : Chava Frankfort-Nachmias
  • ISBN-10 : 9780791483909
  • Release : 2004
  • Genre: Electronic books
  • Download/Read : 289
  • Price : FREE
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Essays on the experience of lesbians in contemporary Israeli society. This unique collection examines the experience of lesbians in Israel, providing insight into some of the institutions that have helped shape that experience. The book analyzes and interprets how culturally specific political, ideological, and social systems construct lesbian identities, experiences, and dilemmas, and it also explores how a specific society is seen, understood, and interpreted from a lesbian perspective. Written by scholars, professionals, and grassroots activists representing different sectors of the Israeli political spectrum, this book provides a broad perspective of the lesbian experience in Israel.