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Critique quantitative research design and methods of articles Michelle Dion
Michelle Dion
Problem Set CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2010-12-15
3
2,647
Difference of means and proportions course module Michelle Dion
Michelle Dion
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-01-18
4.5
1,742 means, notes, proportion, slides
Applied Statistics for Public Policy syllabus (MA level) Michelle Dion
Michelle Dion
Problem Set
Syllabus
Dataset
CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-01-18
4.666665
2,520 applied, Canada, graduate, syllabus
Sampling Craig L. Brians
Craig Leonard Brians
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 2011-01-31
0
1,391 census, Central Limit Theorem, sample, sample bias, sample error
Sampling Craig L. Brians
Craig Leonard Brians
Problem Set CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 2011-01-31
0
1,182
Political Analysis syllabus Whitt Kilburn
Whitt Kilburn
Syllabus CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 2011-02-04
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887
Measurement Lecture Notes Cameron Thies
Cameron Thies
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 2011-02-04
0
1,305 levels of measurement, measurement, reliability, validity
Measurement PowerPoint Slides Cameron Thies
Cameron Thies
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 2011-02-04
4
1,460 levels of measurement, measurement, reliability, validity
Introduction to Probability Dave Peterson
daveamp
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 2011-02-04
0
1,492 examples, Lecture slides, probability
Univariate Data Visualization Whitt Kilburn
Whitt Kilburn
Lecture Notes and Slides
Problem Set
CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-02-05
5
2,073 American National Election Studies, ANES, box-whiskers plot, histogram, univariate data visualization
ANOVA Module James Garand
pogara@lsu.edu
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 2011-02-06
0
1,143 Analysis of variance, ANOVA, difference in multiple means, F test
Bivariate OLS regression module James Garand
pogara@lsu.edu
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 2011-02-06
0
3,004 goodness of fit, linear model, OLS regression, slope and intercept coefficients
Univariate Data Analysis Slides Shane Nordyke
Shane Nordyke
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 2011-02-06
4.5
1,566 central tendency, empirical rule, standard deviation, Univariate data analysis
Causality Thomas C. Ellington
Thomas C. Ellington
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-02-09
5
1,523 causality
Introduction to Quantitative Political Science Robi Ragan
robi.ragan
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 2011-02-10
4
1,817
Ethical Conduct of Human Subjects Research Whitt Kilburn
Whitt Kilburn
Lecture Notes and Slides
Problem Set
Class Activities
CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-02-10
0
1,143 ethics, human subjects research
Research Methods in the Social Sciences Chris Lawrence
Chris Lawrence
Syllabus CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-02-12
0
36,257 political science, Pollock, research methods, sociology, syllabus, undergraduate
Social Inquiry Chris Lawrence
Chris Lawrence
Syllabus CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-02-12
0
1,223 political science, public administration, research design, Singleton, sociology, Straits, syllabus
Advanced Quantitative Methods Chris Lawrence
Chris Lawrence
Syllabus CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-02-12
5
1,675 Berman, logistic regression, political science, public administration, quantitative methods, regression, sociology, syllabus
Plagiarism (and How to Avoid It) Chris Lawrence
Chris Lawrence
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-03-29
3
950 academic misconduct, cheating, handout, plagarism
Writing Literature Reviews Chris Lawrence
Chris Lawrence
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-03-29
0
957 handout, literature review, writing
Crosstabulation Renan Levine
RenanLevine
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-05-21
0
3,665 association, bivariate analysis, chi-square, Contingency table, cross-tab, cross-tabulation, crosstabulation
Univariate Statistics Renan Levine
RenanLevine
Problem Set CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-05-21
0
1,303 levels of measurement, mean, median, mode, recoding, skewness
Crosstabulation problem set Renan Levine
RenanLevine
Problem Set CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-05-22
0
1,459 association, chi-square, Contingency table, cross-tab, cross-tabulation
Regression: Dummy Variables Renan Levine
RenanLevine
Lecture Notes and Slides CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 2011-05-29
4
1,348 dummies, Dummy variables, independent variables, nominal variables, Regression analysis
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