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PART I FOUNDATIONS 1
1. Sources of Error 3
Fundamental Concepts 5
Surveys and Long-Term Studies 9
Ad-Hoc, Post-Hoc Hypotheses 9
To Learn More 13
2. Hypotheses: The Why of Your Research 15
What Is a Hypothesis? 16
How Precise Must a Hypothesis Be? 17
Found Data 18
Null or Nil Hypothesis 19
Neyman–Pearson Theory 20
Deduction and Induction 25
To Learn More 28
PHILLIP I. GOOD, PhD, is Operations Manager at Information Research, a consulting firm specializing in statistical solutions for private and public organizations. He has published more than thirty scholarly works and more than 600 popular articles. Dr. Good is the author of Introduction to Statistics Through Resampling Methods and R/S-PLUS®, Introduction to Statistics Through Resampling Methods and Microsoft Office Excel®, and Analyzing the Large Number of Variables in Biomedical and Satellite Imagery, all published by Wiley.
JAMES W. HARDIN, PhD, is Associate Professor and Biostatistics Division Director of the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of South Carolina. Dr. Hardin has published extensively in his areas of research interest, which include generalized linear models, generalized estimating equations, survival models, and computational statistics. He is also an affiliate faculty member of the Institute for Families in Society at the University of South Carolina.