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Debate over use of significance tests

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Harlow, L., Mulaik, S. and Steiger, J. (1997) What if there were no significance tests?, Marwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum

Henkel, R. E. and Morrison, D. E. (eds.) The Significance Test
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Howard, G., Maxwell, S. and Fleming, K. (2000) The proof of the pudding: an illustration of the relative strengths of null hypothesis, meta-analysis, and Bayesian analysis, Psychological Methods, 5, 3, 315-332

Oakes, M. (1986) Statistical Inference: a commentary for the social
and behavioural sciences
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Sterne, J. A. C. and Davey Smith, G. (2001) Sifting the evidence- what's wrong with significance tests? British Medical Journal, 322, 226-231



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