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Basic statistics

Clegg, F. (1990) Simple Statistics: a course book for the social sciences, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

de Vaus, D. (2002) Analyzing Social Science Data: 50 Key Problems in Data Analysis, London: SAGE Publications Ltd

Fielding, J. and Gilbert, N. (2000) Understanding social statistics, London: Sage

Gorard, S. (2001) Quantitative Methods in Educational Research: The role of numbers made easy, London: Continuum

Holland, B. K. (2002) What are the chances?: voodoo deaths, office
gossip, and other adventures in probability,
Baltimore: John Hopkins
University Press. (Review)



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