A Guide to Doing Statistics in Second Language Research by Jenifer Larson-Hall

By Jenifer Larson-Hall

This worthwhile booklet exhibits moment language researchers the best way to use the statistical application SPSS to behavior statistical exams often performed in SLA study. utilizing facts units from actual SLA reports, A advisor to Doing information in moment Language examine utilizing SPSS exhibits beginners to either information and SPSS how you can generate descriptive records, easy methods to pick out a statistical try out, and the way to behavior and interpret quite a few easy statistical exams. It covers the statistical exams which are most typically utilized in moment language examine, together with chi-square, t-tests, correlation, a number of regression, ANOVA and non-parametric analogs to those assessments. The textual content is amply illustrated with graphs and tables depicting genuine facts units, and workouts through the e-book support readers comprehend strategies (such because the distinction among autonomous and based variables) and figure out statistical analyses. solutions to all workouts are supplied at the book’s better half web site, besides pattern info units and different supplementary material.

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