Cover of: The essentials of political analysis | Philip H. Pollock

About the Edition

"Presents the logic and practice of political analysis--including concepts, measurement, and hypothesis testing. Covers basic statistical skills, correlation and least squares regression, and binary logistic regression. Provides examples, key terms, and exercises and is accompanied by a workbook"--Provided by publisher.

Table of Contents

The Measurement of Concepts
Explanations and Hypotheses
Describing Variables and Making Comparisons
The "How Else?" Question: Making Controlled Comparisons
Sampling and Inference
Tests of Significance and Measures of Association
Correlation and Linear Regression
Logistic Regression
Thinking Empirically, Thinking Probabilistically.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 209-219) and index.

Genre
Textbooks., Manuels d'enseignement supérieur.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
320/.072
Library of Congress
JA86 .P65 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination
xix, 227 p. :
Number of pages
227

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24206379M
Internet Archive
essentialsofpoli00poll
ISBN 10
1568029977
ISBN 13
9781568029979
LC Control Number
2005004460
OCLC/WorldCat
57691761
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