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Statistics for archaeologists : a commonsense approach /

Main Author: Drennan, Robert D.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Springer, 2010.
Edition: 2nd ed.
Series: Interdisciplinary contributions to archaeology
The language of science
Table of Contents:
  • Batches of numbers
  • The level or center of a batch
  • The spread or dispersion of a batch
  • Comparing batches
  • The shape or distribution of a batch
  • Categories
  • Samples and populations
  • Different samples from the same population
  • Confidence and population means
  • Medians and resampling
  • Categories and population proportions
  • Comparing two sample means
  • Comparing means of more than two samples
  • Comparing proportions of different samples
  • Relating a measurement variable to another measurement variable
  • Relating ranks
  • Sampling a population with subgroups
  • Sampling a site or region with spatial units
  • Sampling without finding anything
  • Sampling and reality
  • Multivariate approaches and variables
  • Similarities between cases
  • Multidimensional scaling
  • Prinicipal components analysis
  • Cluster analysis.