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Applied Statistics Using SPSS, STATISTICA, MATLAB and R

▶ Offers guidance on use of STATISTICA, SPSS, MATLAB and R in
statistical analysis applications
▶ Explains key concepts and methods, using practical examples using
real data

This successful textbook is intended for students, professionals and research workers
who need to apply statistical analysis to a large variety of practical problems using SPSS,
MATLAB, STATISTICA and R. The book provides a comprehensive coverage of the main
statistical analysis topics important for practical applications such as data description,
statistical inference, classification and regression, factor analysis, survival data and
directional statistics. The relevant notions and methods are explained concisely, illustrated
with practical examples using real data, presented with the distinct intention of clarifying
sensible practical issues. The solutions presented in the examples are obtained with one
of the software packages in a pedagogical way. It provides guidance on how to use SPSS,
2nd ed. 2007, XXIV, 505 p. MATLAB, STATISTICA and R in statistical analysis applications without having to delve in
the manuals.
Major improvements of the second edition are the inclusion of the R language as one
Printed book
of the application tools, a new section on bootstrap estimation methods, a revised
Hardcover explanation and treatment of tree classifiers as well as extra examples and exercises.
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