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#### Design of Observational Studies

Springer 2010; US$ 149.00This book is both an introduction to statistical inference in observational studies and a discussion of the principles guiding the design of observational studies. more...

#### Event History Analysis

Springer 2008; US$ 169.00Demonstrates how counting processes, martingales, and stochastic integrals fit nicely with censored data. This book shows how dynamic path analyses can incorporate many modern causality ideas in a framework that takes the time aspect seriously. It includes examples from medicine. It is intended for investigators who use event history methods. more...

#### Understanding Educational Statistics Using Microsoft Excel and SPSS

Wiley 2014; US$ 124.00Utilizing the latest software, this book presents the essential statistical procedures for drawing valuable results from data in the social sciences. Mobilizing interesting real-world examples from the field of education, Understanding Educational Statistics Using Microsoft Excel and SPSS supplies a seamless presentation that identifies valuable... more...

#### Lévy Processes and Their Applications in Reliability and Storage

Springer 2013; US$ 54.99This book covers Lévy processes and their applications in the contexts of reliability and storage. Special attention is paid to life distributions and the maintenance of devices subject to degradation. more...

#### Advances in Decision Making Under Risk and Uncertainty

Springer 2008; US$ 179.00Brings the reader into contact with the accomplished progress in individual decision making through the contributions to uncertainty modeling and behavioral decision making. This work also introduces the reader to the subtle issues to be resolved for rational choice under uncertainty. more...

#### Numerical Linear Approximation in C

Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 135.95Illustrating the relevance of linear approximation in a variety of fields, Numerical Linear Approximation in C presents a unique collection of linear approximation algorithms that can be used to analyze, model, and compress discrete data. Developed by the lead author, the algorithms have been successfully applied to several engineering projects at... more...

#### New Perspectives in Partial Least Squares and Related Methods

Springer 2013; US$ 169.00New Perspectives in Partial Least Squares and Related Methods shares original, peer-reviewed research from presentations during the 2012 partial least squares methods meeting (PLS 2012). This was the 7th meeting in the series of PLS conferences and the first to take place in the USA. PLS is an abbreviation for Partial Least Squares and is also sometimes... more...

#### Data Manipulation with R

Packt Publishing 2014; US$ 17.99This book is a step-by step, example-oriented tutorial that will show both intermediate and advanced users how data manipulation is facilitated smoothly using R.This book is aimed at intermediate to advanced level users of R who want to perform data manipulation with R, and those who want to clean and aggregate data effectively. Readers are expected... more...

#### R Graphs Cookbook

Packt Publishing 2014; US$ 32.99Targeted at those with an existing familiarity with R programming, this practical guide will appeal directly to programmers interested in learning effective data visualization techniques with R and a wide-range of its associated libraries. more...

#### Statistics As Principled Argument

Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 39.95In this illuminating volume, Robert P. Abelson delves into the too-often dismissed problems of interpreting quantitative data and then presenting them in the context of a coherent story about one's research. Unlike too many books on statistics, this is a remarkably engaging read, filled with fascinating real-life (and real-research) examples rather... more...