By Jenifer Larson-Hall

This precious booklet exhibits moment language researchers how one can use the statistical software SPSS to behavior statistical exams usually performed in SLA learn. utilizing info units from actual SLA reports, A consultant to Doing records in moment Language learn utilizing SPSS indicates novices to either statistics and SPSS the right way to generate descriptive data, tips on how to opt for a statistical try out, and the way to behavior and interpret numerous easy statistical exams. It covers the statistical assessments which are most ordinarily utilized in moment language learn, together with chi-square, t-tests, correlation, a number of regression, ANOVA and non-parametric analogs to those checks. The textual content is amply illustrated with graphs and tables depicting genuine facts units, and routines in the course of the e-book aid readers comprehend recommendations (such because the distinction among autonomous and established variables) and figure out statistical analyses. solutions to all workouts are supplied at the book’s spouse site, in addition to pattern information units and different supplementary material.

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