Author:
Maura Krestar
Subject:
Psychology
Material Type:
Lecture Notes, Reading
Level:
Academic Lower Division
Tags:
  • Cause and Effect
  • Generalizability
  • Margin of Error
  • P-values
  • Statistical Significance
  • THECB Grantee
    License:
    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
    Language:
    English

    Chapter: Statistical Thinking (NOBA)

    Overview

    By Beth Chance and Allan Rossman,

    California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.

    As our society increasingly calls for evidence-based decision making, it is important to consider how and when we can draw valid inferences from data. This module will use four recent research studies to highlight key elements of a statistical investigation. Chance, B. & Rossman, A. (2021). Statistical thinking. In R. Biswas-Diener & E. Diener (Eds), Noba textbook series: Psychology. Champaign, IL: DEF publishers.

    Chapter: Statistical Thinking (NOBA)

    By Beth Chance and Allan Rossman

    California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. 

    As our society increasingly calls for evidence-based decision making, it is important to consider how and when we can draw valid inferences from data. This module will use four recent research studies to highlight key elements of a statistical investigation. Chance, B. & Rossman, A. (2021). Statistical thinking. In R. Biswas-Diener & E. Diener (Eds), Noba textbook series: Psychology. Champaign, IL: DEF publishers.