Research Methods, Statistics, Testing and Measurement New, Upcoming and Key Titles 2015

We have put together this online collection filled with new, upcoming and key Research Methods, Statistics, Testing and Measurement books published by Routledge.

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A few publishing highlights can be seen below. We always welcome your comments and feedback on our publishing program, so please do get in touch – we look forward to hearing from you.

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  • A Beginner's Guide to Structural Equation Modeling

    Fourth Edition

    By Randall E. Schumacker, Richard G. Lomax

    Noted for its crystal clear explanations, this book is considered the most comprehensive introductory text to structural equation modeling (SEM). Noted for its thorough review of basic concepts and a wide variety of models, this book better prepares readers to apply SEM to a variety of research…

    Paperback – 2015-12-18 

  • Statistical Misconceptions

    Classic Edition

    By Schuyler W. Huck

    This engaging book helps readers identify and then discard 52 misconceptions about data and statistical summaries. The focus is on major concepts contained in typical undergraduate and graduate courses in statistics, research methods, or quantitative analysis. Interactive Internet exercises that…

    Paperback – 2015-11-30 
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • Applied Multivariate Statistics for the Social Sciences

    Analyses with SAS and IBM’s SPSS, Sixth Edition

    By Keenan A. Pituch, James P. Stevens

    Now in its 6th edition, the authoritative textbook Applied Multivariate Statistics for the Social Sciences, continues to provide advanced students with a practical and conceptual understanding of statistical procedures through examples and data-sets from actual research studies. With the added…

    Paperback – 2015-11-23

  • Fundamentals of Research on Culture and Psychology

    Theory and Methods

    By Valery Chirkov

    This is the first book that provides detailed guidelines of how to conduct multi-disciplinary research to study people’s behaviors in different cultures. Readers are encouraged to look beyond disciplinary boundaries to address issues between individuals and their socio-cultural environments so as…

    Paperback – 2015-11-12

  • Longitudinal Structural Equation Modeling

    A Comprehensive Introduction

    By Jason T. Newsom

    This comprehensive resource reviews structural equation modeling (SEM) strategies for longitudinal data to help readers see which modeling options are available for which hypotheses. The author demonstrates how SEM is related to other longitudinal data techniques throughout. By exploring…

    Paperback – 2015-06-18
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • Latent Variable Modeling with R

    By W. Holmes Finch, Brian F. French

    This book demonstrates how to conduct latent variable modeling (LVM) in R by highlighting the features of each model, their specialized uses, examples, sample code and output, and an interpretation of the results. Each chapter features a detailed example including the analysis of the data using R,…

    Paperback – 2015-06-16

  • Applying the Rasch Model

    Fundamental Measurement in the Human Sciences, Third Edition

    By Trevor Bond, Christine M. Fox

    Cited over 1900 times, this classic text facilitates a deep understanding of the Rasch model. The authors review the crucial properties of the model and demonstrate its use with a variety of examples from education, psychology, and health. A glossary and numerous illustrations aid the reader's…

    Paperback – 2015-06-16

  • An Introduction to Multilevel Modeling Techniques

    MLM and SEM Approaches Using Mplus, Third Edition

    By Ronald H. Heck, Scott L. Thomas

    Univariate and multivariate multilevel models are used to understand how to design studies and analyze data in this comprehensive text distinguished by its variety of applications from the educational, behavioral, and social sciences. Basic and advanced models are developed from the multilevel…

    Paperback – 2015-03-25
    Quantitative Methodology Series

  • Longitudinal Analysis

    Modeling Within-Person Fluctuation and Change

    By Lesa Hoffman

    Longitudinal Analysis provides an accessible, application-oriented treatment of introductory and advanced linear models for within-person fluctuation and change. Organized by research design and data type, the text uses in-depth examples to provide a complete description of the model-building…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology

    6th Edition

    By Hugh Coolican

    This sixth edition of Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology has been fully revised and updated, providing students with the most readable and comprehensive survey of research methods, statistical concepts and procedures in psychology today. Assuming no prior knowledge, this bestselling text…

    Paperback – 2014-04-04
    Psychology Press

  • SPSS Explained

    2nd Edition

    By Perry R. Hinton, Isabella McMurray, Charlotte Brownlow

    SPSS Explained provides the student with all that they need to undertake statistical analysis using SPSS. It combines a step-by-step approach to each procedure with easy to follow screenshots at each stage of the process. A number of other helpful features are provided: regular advice boxes with…

    Paperback – 2014-03-06

  • Statistics Explained

    3rd Edition

    By Perry R. Hinton

    Statistics Explained is an accessible introduction to statistical concepts and ideas. It makes few assumptions about the reader’s statistical knowledge, carefully explaining each step of the analysis and the logic behind it. The book: provides a clear explanation of statistical analysis and the…

    Paperback – 2014-03-06