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An introduction to modern nonparametric statistics / James J. Higgins.

Author:
Higgins, James J. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Pacific Grove, CA : Thomson, Brooks/Cole, c2004.
Description:
xviii, 366 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series:
Duxbury advanced series. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 351-355) and index.
Contents:
Preliminaries -- One-Sample Methods -- 1.1. A Nonparametric Test of Hypothesis and Confidence Interval for the Median -- 1.2. Estimating the Population cdf and Percentiles -- 1.3. A Comparison of Statistical Tests -- 2. Two-Sample Methods -- 2.1. A Two-Sample Permutation Test -- 2.2. Permutation Tests Based on the Median and Trimmed Means -- 2.3. Random Sampling the Permutations -- 2.4. Wilcoxon Rank-Sum Test -- 2.5. Wilcoxon Rank-Sum Test Adjusted for Ties -- 2.6. Mann-Whitney Test and a Confidence Interval -- 2.7. Scoring Systems -- 2.8. Tests for Equality of Scale Parameters and an Omnibus Test -- 2.9. Selecting Among Two-Sample Tests -- 2.10. Large-Sample Approximations -- 3. K-Sample Methods -- 3.1. K-Sample Permutation Tests -- 3.2. The Kruskal-Wallis Test -- 3.3. Multiple Comparisons -- 3.4. Ordered Alternatives -- 4. Paired Comparisons and Blocked Designs -- 4.1. Paired-Comparison Permutation Test -- 4.2. Signed-Rank Test -- 4.3. Other Paired-Comparison Tests -- 4.4. A Permutation Test for a Randomized Complete Block Design -- 4.5. Friedman's Test for a Randomized Complete Block Design -- 4.6. Ordered Alternatives for a Randomized Complete Block Design -- 5. Tests for Trends and Association -- 5.1. A Permutation Test for Correlation and Slope -- 5.2. Spearman Rank Correlation -- 5.3. Kendall's Tau -- 5.4. Permutation Tests for Contingency Tables -- 5.5. Fisher's Exact Test for a 2x2 Contingency Table -- 5.6. Contingency Tables with Ordered Categories -- 5.7. Mantel-Haenszel Test -- 5.8. McNemar's Test -- 6. Multivariate Tests -- 6.1. Two-Sample Multivariate Permutation Tests -- 6.2. Two-Sample Multivariate Rank Tests -- 6.3. Multivariate Paired Comparisons -- 6.4. Multivariate Rank Tests for Paired Comparisons -- 6.5. Multiresponse Categorical Data -- 7. Analysis of Censored Data -- 7.1. Estimating the Survival Function -- 7.2. Permutation Tests for Two-Sample Censored Data -- 7.3. Gehan's Generalization of the Mann-Whitney Test -- 7.4. Scoring Systems for Censored Data -- 7.5. Tests Using Scoring Systems for Censored Data -- 8. Nonparametric Bootstrap Methods -- 8.1. The Basic Bootstrap Method -- 8.2. Bootstrap Intervals for Location-Scale Models -- 8.3. BCA and Other Bootstrap Intervals -- 8.4. Correlation and Regression -- 8.5. Two-Sample Inference -- 8.6. Bootstrap Sampling from Several Populations -- 8.7. Bootstrap Sampling for Multiple Regression -- 9. Multifactor Experiments -- 9.1. Analysis of Variance Models -- 9.2. Aligned-Rank Transform -- 9.3. Testing for Lattice-Ordered Alternatives -- 10. Smoothing Methods and Robust Model Fitting -- 10.1. Estimating the Probability Density Function -- 10.2. Nonparametric Curve Smoothing -- 10.3. Robust and Rank-Based Regression.
Subject(s):
Nonparametric statistics [Browse]
ISBN:
0534387756
LCCN:
2002117217
OCLC:
52435359
RCP:
C - S