Additional Resources

Introduction to Statistics

Field, A. (2009). Discovering statistics using SPSS, 3rd edition. London, England: Sage Publications.

Jackson, S., Marcus, K., McDonald, C., Wehner, T., & Palmquist, M. (2005). Introduction to statistics. Writing @ CSU Colorado State University Department of English. Retrieved December 15, 2009 from http://writing.colostate.edu/guides/research/stats/

Jackson, S., Marcus, K., McDonald, C., Wehner,T., & Palmquist, M. (2005). Revealing patterns using descriptive statistics. Writing @ CSU Colorado State University Department of English. Retrieved December 15, 2009 from http://writing.colostate.edu/guides/research/stats/

Jackson, S., Marcus, K., McDonald, C., Wehner,T., &  Palmquist, M. (2005). Methods. Writing @ CSU Colorado State University Department of English. Retrieved December 15, 2009 from http://writing.colostate.edu/guides/research/stats/

Jackson, S., Marcus, K., McDonald, C., Wehner,T., &  Palmquist, M. (2005). Misuses of statistics. Writing @ CSU Colorado State University Department of English. Retrieved December 15, 2009 from http://writing.colostate.edu/guides/research/stats/

Jackson, S., Marcus, K., McDonald, C., Wehner,T., & Palmquist, M. (2005). Glossary of key terms. Writing @ CSU Colorado State University Department of English. Retrieved December 15, 2009 from http://writing.colostate.edu/guides/research/stats/

Lane, M. (1993). Hyperstat online: An introductory statistics textbook and online tutorial for help in statistics courses. Retrieved December 16, 2009 from http://davidmlane.com/hyperstat/index.html

Analyzing Qualitative Data

McNamara, C. (2010). Analyzing, interpreting, and reporting basic research results. Free Management Library. Retrieved December 16, 2009 from http://www.managementhelp.org/research/analyze.htm

University of Wisconsin. (2006). Analyzing and interpreting data. Retrieved on December 16, 2009 from https://www.uaex.edu/support-units/program-staff-development/docs/Analyzing%20and%20Interpreting%20Data.pdf

Department of Health and Human Services. (2009). Analyzing qualitative data for evaluation. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 19. Retrieved January 12, 2010 from http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/evaluation/pdf/brief19.pdf

Interpreting Findings and Developing Conclusions

National Science Foundation. (1997). Common qualitative methods. Overview of qualitative methods and analytic techniques. Retrieved January 12, 2010 from http://www.nsf.gov/pubs/1997/nsf97153/chap_3.htm

Nuffield Foundation. (2009). Data handling: A risky business. Retrieved May 1, 2019 from https://www.nuffieldfoundation.org/fsmqs/level-2-data-handling

Statistical Software Packages

Lynda. (n.d.). SPSS training and tutorials. Retrieved April 5, 2019 from https://www.lynda.com/SPSS-training-tutorials/1009-0.html

Shackman, G. (2009). Statistical (and other) packages available as free software. Retrieved January 12, 2010 from http://gsociology.icaap.org/methods/soft.html