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Political Science Research Methods
Political Science Research Methods: Useful Websites
Using Google Scholar
Research Ethics Training
A link to CITI Training website. Important for you ethics training on researching/surveying human subjects.
Public Administration and Statistics
StatsNotes: Topics on Multivariate Analysis
A vast website that provides information on quantitative methods, qualitative methods, and theoretical frameworks.
How to choose what statistic?
Concepts and Applications of Inferential Statistics
A free, full-length, and occasionally interactive statistics textbook provided by Vassar.
Rice Virtual Lab in Statistics
An interactive website that discusses statistical analysis. Check out the HyperStat Online, an online statistics book with links to other statistics resources on the web.
Choosing the Correct Statistical Test
A chart to help select what type of test to implement. Chart created by Julia Hartman from the University of Alabama for CHS 627: Multivariate Methods in Health Statistics.
What statistical analysis should I use?
Provided by the UCLA Academic Technology Services, this chart helps you identify what type of test/survey to implement.
Flow Chart for Selecting Commonly Used Statistical Tests
A flow chart designed to help you select the test/survey to implement for your research.
Review of Basic Research Methods and Definitions
Research Methods Knowledge Base
A comprehensive web-based textbook that addresses all of the topics in a typical introductory undergraduate or graduate course in social research methods.
Logic of Sampling
A YouTube video that provides an overview of the normal distribution or normal curve.
Intro to Range, Median, and Mode (measures of central tendency)
A YouTube video explaining the concepts of range, median, and mode.
Mean, Median & Mode Math Learning Upgrade (measures of central tendency)
A YouTube video that uses music to explore the concepts of mean, median and mode.
Central Tendency - Mean Median Mode Range
A YouTube video that discusses central tendency, or mean, median, mode, and range.
Z Scores Explained Statistics
A YouTube video that explains z scores, definitions, bell curve, and more.
Calculating z Scores Statistics
A YouTube video that provides an example of Calculating Z Score, statistics, and more.
Best Estimates: A Guide to Sample Size and Margin of Error
Provides an overview of sample size and margin of error concepts.
Designing Survey Questions
Survey Question Writing Guide
Learn about different types of surveys and how to design and write them.
SPSS Online Tutorials - Central Michigan
Video SPSS Tutorials Created by the Central Michigan University
Jan 10, 2018 8:59 AM
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