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Doing quantitative research in education with SPSS [electronic resource] / Daniel Muijs.

By: Muijs, Daniel.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London : SAGE, 2004Description: 1 online resource (228 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781412933018 (electronic bk.); 1412933013 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): SPSS (Computer file) | Education -- Research -- Methodology | EDUCATION -- Research | Onderwijsresearch | SPSS | SPSS (Logiciel) | M�ethode statistique | M�ethodologie de recherche | Recherche en �education | Recherche quantitative | Statistique de l'�educationGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Doing quantitative research in education with SPSS.DDC classification: 370.72 Other classification: 81.05 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction to quantitative research -- Experimental and quasi-experimental research -- Designing non-experimental studies -- Validity, reliability and generalisability -- Introduction to SPSS and the dataset -- Univariate statistics -- Bivariate analysis: comparing two groups -- Bivariate analysis: looking at the relationship between two variables -- Multivariate analysis: using multiple linear regression to look at the relationship between several predictors and one dependent variable -- Using analysis of variance to compare more than two groups -- One step beyond: introduction to multilevel modelling and structural equation modelling.
Summary: Doing Quantitative Research in Education provides an introduction to using quantitative methods in educational research. The author writes for non-mathematical students, avoiding the use of mathematical formulae wherever possible. No prior knowledge of quantitative methods is needed to use this book.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction to quantitative research -- Experimental and quasi-experimental research -- Designing non-experimental studies -- Validity, reliability and generalisability -- Introduction to SPSS and the dataset -- Univariate statistics -- Bivariate analysis: comparing two groups -- Bivariate analysis: looking at the relationship between two variables -- Multivariate analysis: using multiple linear regression to look at the relationship between several predictors and one dependent variable -- Using analysis of variance to compare more than two groups -- One step beyond: introduction to multilevel modelling and structural equation modelling.

Doing Quantitative Research in Education provides an introduction to using quantitative methods in educational research. The author writes for non-mathematical students, avoiding the use of mathematical formulae wherever possible. No prior knowledge of quantitative methods is needed to use this book.

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