Statistics for Social Sciences Products

  • South Asia Migration Report 2017

    Recruitment, Remittances and Reintegration, 1st Edition

    Edited by S. Irudaya Rajan

    South Asians comprise over 15 per cent of all international migrating population, among the highest in the world. The countries of the Persian Gulf are perhaps still the largest recipients of migrant workers. A unique economy has developed between these two regions, with all South Asian nations…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07 
    Routledge India

  • Governing by Numbers

    Education, governance, and the tyranny of numbers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen J. Ball

    Social science researchers have become increasing attentive to the role of numbers in contemporary life. Issues around big data, national test results, and output and performance statistics are now routinely reported and debated in the media. Numbers are a powerful resource for governments as a…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge

  • Statistical Tragedy in Africa?

    Evaluating the Database for African Economic Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Morten Jerven, Deborah Johnston

    What do we know about economic development in Africa? The answer is that we know much less than we would like to think. This collection assesses the knowledge problem present in statistics on poverty, agriculture, labour, education, health, and economic growth. While diverse in origin, the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Researching Geography

    The Indian context, 1st Edition

    By Gopal Krishan, Nina Singh

    This book is a one-stop comprehensive guide to geographical inquiry. A step-by-step account of the hows and the whys of research methodology. Introduces students to the complexities of geographical perspective and thought, essentials of fieldwork, formulation of research topics, data collection,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-26
    Routledge India

  • What If There Were No Significance Tests?

    Classic Edition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lisa L. Harlow, Stanley A. Mulaik, James H. Steiger

    The classic edition of What If There Were No Significance Tests? highlights current statistical inference practices. Four areas are featured as essential for making inferences: sound judgment, meaningful research questions, relevant design, and assessing fit in multiple ways. Other options (data…

    Paperback – 2016-03-14
    Routledge
    Multivariate Applications Series

  • Statistical Misconceptions

    Classic Edition, 1st 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 – 2015-12-02
    Routledge
    Psychology Press & Routledge Classic Editions

  • Global Social Issues: An Encyclopedia

    An Encyclopedia, 1st Edition

    By Christopher G. Bates, James Ciment

    This landmark reference is a comprehensive, one-stop, interdisciplinary resource that examines current, critical social issues in historical and global contexts. Nearly 150 in-depth, balanced, and thought-provoking articles cover a broad range of critically important topics: the environment, health…

    Paperback – 2014-06-26
    Routledge

  • Welfare Rights and Social Policy

    1st Edition

    By Hartley Dean

     Welfare Rights and Social Policy provides an introduction to social policy through a discussion of welfare rights, which are explored in historical, comparative and critical context. At a time when the cause of human rights is high on the global political agendathe authorasks why the status…

    Paperback – 2002-06-26
    Routledge

  • The Data Game

    Controversies in Social Science Statistics, 3rd Edition

    By Mark Maier, Jennifer Imazeki

    Now updated for web-based research, the third edition of The Data Game introduces students to the collection, use, and interpretation of statistical data in the social sciences. Separate chapters are devoted to data in the fields of demography, housing, health, education, crime, the national…

    Paperback – 1999-04-30
    Routledge
    Habitat Guides

  • The Data Game

    Controversies in Social Science, 1st Edition

    This book discusses the collection, use and interpretation of statistical data. Separate chapters are devoted to data in the fields of demography, housing, health, education, crime, the national economy, wealth, income and poverty, labour, business and government. Each chapter opens with an…

    Hardback – 1991-05-01
    Routledge
    Habitat Guides

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