# Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics

- Neil J. Salkind
- Bruce B. Frey - University of Kansas, USA

Now in its **Seventh Edition**, Neil J. Salkind’s bestselling **Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics** with new co-author Bruce B. Frey teaches an often intimidating subject with a humorous, personable, and informative approach that reduces statistics anxiety. With instruction in SPSS®, the authors guide students through basic and advanced statistical procedures, from correlation and graph creation to analysis of variance, regression, non-parametric tests, and more. The **Seventh Edition **includes new real-world examples, additional coverage on multiple regression and power and effect size, and a robust interactive eBook with video tutorials and animations of key concepts. In the end, students who (think they) hate statistics will understand how to explain the results of many statistical analyses and won’t be intimidated by basic statistical tasks.

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Integration with SPSS, clear writing, doesn't overwhelm with statistical information, provides clear examples.

**School Of Social Work, Spalding University**

Great content, not too scary!

**Gerontology Dept, University Of Maryland Baltimore**

This is a great textbook with useful supplementary resources which make statistics much easier to teach and understand.

**Criminal Justice, Loyola University-New Orleans**

I chose the interactive version of this book for the course.

**Business Administration Dept, Mount St. Joseph University**

I will be using the newest edition. This is the perfect textbook for my undergraduate and graduate students.

I have used every edition of this text since the first.

**Social Sciences, Ohio Christian University**

This text is great for review and independent work at the graduate level. The students have had a positive response.

**Psychology Dept, Regent University-Virg Beach**

A nice book to give confidence to those that 'don't do numbers'

**Sport & the Public Services Department, Bedford College**

I love the writing style and approachability.

**Psychology Dept, Roanoke College**

great textbook, I used the previous editions as well

**College Of Education, Mercer University**

A little too advanced for the course and students that I have. Great book, though, and would definitely consider it for a higher level course.

**Criminal Justice, Montana State Univ-Northern**

### Sample Materials & Chapters

Chapter 1. Statistics or Sadistics? It's Up To You

Chapter 2. Computing and Understanding Averages