Princeton University Library Catalog

Using Stata for quantitative analysis / Kyle C. Longest.

Author:
Longest, Kyle C. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE, c2012.
Description:
xiii, 225 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Summary note:
"Using Stata for Quantitative Analysis is an applied, self-teaching resource that allows a reader with no experience with statistical software to sit down and work with data in a very short amount of time. Kyle C. Longest teaches the features and capabilities of stata from an intuitive perspective, furthering students' overall retention by using many screen shots from stata to guide students through the process. The self-teaching style of the text allows novice stata users the ability to complete a basic quantitative research project from start to finish."--Publisher's website.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Getting to Know Stata -- The Essentials -- Do Files and Data Management -- Descriptive Statistics -- Relationships between Nominal and Ordinal Variables -- Relationships between Different Measurement Levels -- Methods for Examining Interval - Ratio Variables -- Enhancing Your Command Repertoire.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781412997119 (pbk.)
  • 1412997119 (pbk.)
LCCN:
2011041851
OCLC:
757147843
RCP:
C - S